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Theory of games and its applications to economics and politics

Shapley, Lloyd S.

Theory of games and its applications to economics and politics

by Shapley, Lloyd S.

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Published by Macmillan India in Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics -- Mathematical models.,
  • Political science -- Mathematical models.,
  • Game theory.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    StatementL.S. Shapley ; [compiled by] L.K. Raut.
    SeriesISI lecture notes ;, no. 10
    ContributionsRaut, L. K.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB144 .S53 1981
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 90 p. :
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2693084M
    ISBN 100333904036
    LC Control Number85902158

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