Game Theory - The Basics

This post contains a video that covers the basic concepts behind game theory. Game theory is concerned with the analysis of strategies for dealing with competitive situations where the outcome of a participant's choice of action depends critically on the actions of other participants.

This video covers the following concepts:

• Simultaneous and sequential games
• Three type of games
• Prisoners’ Dilemma
• Chicken Game
• Battle of the Sexes
• Mixed Equilibrium
• Zero Sum Games
• First and Second Mover Advantages
• Bayesian Equilibrium
• Dominant Strategies
• Nash Equilibrium
• Tit for Tat

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