Topic Course

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Topic Course

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study


  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This is an introductory course in game theory for undergraduates.

    Heifetz, Aviad. 2012. Game Theory: Interactive Strategies in Economics and Management. Cambridge University Press.
    Gibbons, Robert. 1992. Game Theory for Applied Economists. Princeton University Press.

    1 Strategic form games
    2 Strategic form games Problem set #1
    3 Mixed strategies Problem set #2
    4 Mixed strategies Problem set #3
    5 Stability; games and evolution
    6 Global games Problem set #4
    7 Extensive form games Problem set #5
    8 Extensive form games Exam #1
    9 Extensive form games; Repeated games
    10 Repeated games Problem set #6
    11 Games of incomplete information
    12 Games of incomplete information Problem set #7
    13 Games of incomplete information Problem set #8
    14 Games of incomplete information Problem set #9
    15 Cooperative games Problem set #10
    16 Cooperative games Exam #2

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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