Game theory 101

game theory made easy

game theory made easy

Game theory is the scientific study of strategically interdependent decision making. While logically demanding, this website makes learning the field easy. Based off of the best-selling

If you are new, click here for your first lesson, use the bar at the top to navigate through all my lectures and more, or select one from the introductory course below:

- The Prisoner's Dilemma and Strict Dominance
- Iterated Elimination of Strictly Dominated Strategies
- The Stag Hunt and Pure Strategy Nash Equilibrium
- What Is a Nash Equilibrium?
- Best Responses and Safety in Numbers
- Matching Pennies and Mixed Strategy Nash Equilibrium
- The Mixed Strategy Algorithm
- How NOT to Write a Mixed Strategy Nash Equilibrium
- Battle of the Sexes
- Calculating Payoffs in Mixed Strategy Nash Equilibrium
- Mixed Strategies and Strict Dominance
- Weak Dominance
- Infinitely Many Nash Equilibria
- The Odd Rule