15.0251 Game Theory for Strategic Advantage


Class Info

Develops and applies principles of game theory relevant to managers' strategic decisions. Topics include how to reason about strategies and opponents; strategic commitment, reputation, and "irrational" actions; brinkmanship and negotiation; auctions; and the design of markets and contests. Applications to a variety of business decisions that arise in different industries, both within and outside the firm. Meets with 15.025 when offered concurrently. Students taking graduate version complete additional assignments.

This class has 15.0111, and 14.01 as prerequisites.

15.0251 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by A. Bonatti.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in E52-164.

This class counts for a total of 9 credits.

In the Spring 2016 Subject Evaluations, 15.0251 was rated 6.0 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the Management (Course 15) < MIT site or on the 15.0251 Stellar site.

Unspecified Textbooks
Save up to a ton by purchasing through MIT Textbooks!
Recommended Textbooks
Save up to a ton by purchasing through MIT Textbooks!
MIT 15.0251 Game Theory for Strategic Advantage Related Textbooks
MIT 15.0251 Game Theory for Strategic Advantage On The Web
Management (Course 15) &lt; MIT
Tags
students management analysis models market south asia energy economics bayesian

© Copyright 2015