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Earn a Certificate upon completion

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Approx. 14 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Zero-sum Games

3 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 52 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
6 videos
Saddle Point9m
Mixed Extension4m
Saddle Point in Mixed Strategies8m
Dominance of Strategies11m
Iterative Solution Method for Matrix Games7m
2 readings
Zero-sum Games30m
Appreciations10m
1 practice exercise
Zero-sum Games1h
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Noncooperative Games

3 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 63 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
6 videos
Optimality Principles in Bimatrix Games8m
Mixed Strategies and Nash Equilibrium9m
Games in Strategic Form10m
Transportation Games and Price of Anarchy9m
Braess's Paradox and Wardrop Equilibrium15m
1 reading
Noncooperative Games30m
1 practice exercise
Noncooperative Games1h
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Cooperative Games in Characteristic Function Form

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 41 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
5 videos
Other Bargaining Solutions6m
Games in Characteristic Function Form and Imputations5m
Shapley Value and Core11m
Voting Games5m
1 reading
Cooperative Games in Characteristic Function Form30m
1 practice exercise
Cooperative Games in Characteristic Function Form1h
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Noncooperative Multistage Games

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 54 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
7 videos
Multistage Games with Perfect Information6m
Subgame Perfect Equilibium11m
Special Class of Strategies13m
Multistage Games with Imperfect Information6m
Games with Imperfect Information2m
Repeated Games8m
1 reading
Noncooperative Multistage Games30m
1 practice exercise
Noncooperative Multistage Games1h

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