Summer 2011 MBA Course

B5301-001: Game Theory & Business

TR - B Term, 09:00AM to 10:30AM

Location: URI 326

Previous Terms Offered: Spring, Summer

Instructor: Bogachan Celen

Prerequisite(s): B6006

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In most business circumstances, managers and organizations take decisions that affect each other. We call such situations "games." Game Theory provides a framework for analyzing and predicting behaviors and outcomes in situations of strategic interaction. The goal of this course is to provide students with the essential tools of game theory, and demonstrate their use by applying them to a variety business situations and cases.

Bogachan Celen

Associate ProfessorProfessor Çelen teaches the core course Managerial Economics. His main research focus is on game theory, microeconomic theory, and experimental economics. In his recent work he provides an information-based explanation for uniform of social behavior, which is often refereed to as herd behavior or information cascades. He also works on positive and normative implications of different interest arbitration procedures. Çelen is the winner...

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