Games of Strategy by Avinash K. Dixit, , available at Book Susan Skeath is Professor of Economics at Wellesley College. Avinash Dixit is Emeritus John J.F. Sherrerd University Professor of Economics at Princeton University, where he offered his popular freshman. Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more.
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Games of Strategy : Avinash K. Dixit :
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Games of Strategy
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Susan Skeath is Professor of Economics at Wellesley College, where she teaches a number of courses in microeconomics and a course in game theory, which she introduced into the school’s curriculum. The Art of Strategy Norton, Interesting, though didn’t always hold my attention. Dallas rated it really liked it Nov 17, Wish it had more of the mathematical applications.
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