Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

MA235
Introduction to Game Theory
0.5 Credit

An introduction to game-theoretic methods and their applications. Topics include the preference relation and von Neumann-Morgenstern utility, non-cooperative games in strategic form and extensive form, perfect and imperfect information, complete and incomplete information, and cooperative game theory including bargaining solutions and the Shapley value. Illustrative examples include game models from economics, political science, business, and other disciplines.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
One of MA101, MA103 (or MA110*), MA105 or MA130.