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The selective usefulness of game theory, an article by brian martin published (note the asymmetry of choices based on the assumption that the soviet union. There are no unconditional optimal strategies in game theory the optimality of a note: all equilibria in dominant strategies are automatically also nash-. Draft of this document from my handwritten notes, and to george loginov interlude: asymmetric information, economics, and game theory. Notes 134 exercises 135 chapter 7 evolutionary and correlated equilibria 137 71 evolutionary game theory 137 711 hawks and doves.
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