# These Books You Must Read

Last Update: 2018-12-19

Do yo want to be a smart guy? If yes, there are books which you really shouldn't miss.

# Game Theory

Volume 3- These Books You Must Read

Last Update: 2018-12-19

**Description**

You should learn Game Theory for formulating an effectively strategy and predicting your opponent's actions accurately.
**Content**

Game Theory is a great knowledge for formulating strategies and predicting an opponent's actions accurately. It's widely used in economic, political and business aspects.

Politicians are like to put "Zero-sum game" in their speeches, it is actually from game theory.

Game theory can be accurate to predict your opponent's action if your opponent is a rational person; it can be inaccurate if your opponent is Trump.

What's the game theory about?

Game theory is the mathematical study of interaction among independent, self-interested agents.

Game Theory is a must-learn knowledge if you would like to become a smart guy.

I've read this ebook

Essentials of Game Theory: A Concise Multidisciplinary Introduction Kindle Edition

For me, the above ebook is good to gain sufficient concept of Game Theory, but I am in doubt that the book is for beginners or beginners who have a basic concept of Game Theory. Also, this ebook is for USD$19.25 at Amazon Kindle, it's quite expensive!

, it contains deeply explanations and it is only for USD$4.99 at Amazon Kindle. If you prefer to purchase a printed book, you should click the link below to take a look the book

offered by bookdepository.com.

Game Theory 101: The Complete Textbook Kindle Edition

Game Theory 101: The Complete Textbook is a no-nonsense, games-centered introduction to strategic form (matrix) and extensive form (game tree) games. From the first lesson to the last, this textbook introduces games of increasing complexity and then teaches the game theoretical tools necessary to solve them. Inside, you will find:

1) All the basics fully explained, including pure strategy Nash equilibrium, mixed strategy Nash equilibrium, the mixed strategy algorithm, how to calculate payoffs, strict dominance, weak dominance, iterated elimination of strictly dominated strategies, iterated elimination of weakly dominated strategies, subgame perfect equilibrium, backward induction, forward induction, and more.

Essentials of Game Theory: A Concise Multidisciplinary Introduction Kindle Edition

"This introduction is just what a growing multidisciplinary audience needs: it is concise, authoritative, up to date, and clear on the important conceptual issues." --Robert Stalnaker, MIT, Linguistics and Philosophy

"I wish I'd had a comprehensive, clear and rigorous introduction to the essentials of game theory in under one hundred pages when I was starting out." --David Parkes, Harvard University, Computer Science