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Games and Strategies for Business

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Module Convenor:  Roberto Hernan Gonzalez

Module Content:
This module provides an introduction to decision theory and the theory of games with particular emphasis on the application to business problems and managerial decision making. Participants are introduced to the main concepts and tools of the theory and the techniques of practical analysis of business decision problems.

In addition, the module covers the main theoretical insights these approaches have produced into competition and conflict as well as co-operation and pro-social behaviour between economic and business decision makers.

Module Aims:
To develop an understanding of the key concepts, models and tools of the theory of games. To analyse the application of decision and game theory to business decision making.

Module Assessment:
Essay (4000 words) (100%)

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