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SUGGESTION AND MUTUAL PERCEPTION IN THE MIXED-MOTIVE GAME
Coordination-game theory, while interesting in its own right, is interesting mainly
for the light that it sheds on the nature of the mixed-motive game. The
Fear that the other may be about to strike in the mistaken belief that we are about
to strike gives us a motive for striking, and so justifies the other's motive. But, if the
gains from even successful surprise are less desired than no war at all, there is ...
As between the two motives mentioned — the "insurance" motive and the "
coordination-clue" motive — we might distinguish as follows. We offer a player
alternative games like Fig. 33 that differ only in substituting values ranging from o
to 9 for ...
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This is one of the most important books on Game Theory, and also, thankfully, one of the more accessible (certainly much more so than von Neumann's and Morgenstern's book). His main theses are that ... Read full review
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