MATH4250  Game Theory  2014/15
Announcement
 Scope of midterm: Chapter 1, Chapter 2 and Chapter 3: 3.13.3
General Information
Lecturer

Lau Chi Hin
 Office: LSB 208
 Tel: 39437987
 Email:
Teaching Assistant

Chan Ho Yuen
 Office: LSB 222C
 Tel: 3943 8570
 Email:

Liu Cairong
 Office: LSB 222A
 Tel: 3943 3575
 Email:
Time and Venue
 Lecture: Monday 14:3016:15, LSB LT2; Tuesday 13:3014:15, LHC 103
 Tutorial: Tuesday 12:3013:15, LHC 103
Course Description
Principles and techniques of game theory, matrix games, minimax theorem and calculation of optimal strategies, cooperative and noncooperative solutions of bimatrix games, coalitional games and applications. Students taking this course are expected to have knowledge in linear algebra.
Textbooks
 Peter Morris: Introduction to Game Theory, Springer 1994
References
 Games of Strategy by Avinash K. Dixit and Susan Skeath, 2004.
 An introduction to game theory by Martin J. Osborne, 2003. http://www.economics.utoronto.ca/osborne/igt/index.html
 Games for business and economics: Roy Gardner, Hoboken, NJ, c2003.
 Forgo, Szep and Szidarovszky: Introduction to the Theory of Games, Kluwer Academic Publishers
Lecture Notes
Tutorial Notes
Assignments
 Assignment 1: Exercise 1: 1,2,4,5,6,8 (due: 28 Jan (Wed))
 Assignment 2: Exercise 2: 1,2(a)(c)(e)(g),3,7,9,10 (due: 11 Feb (Wed))
 Assignment 3: 1(b), 2(a)(c)(f) (Due: 25 Feb 2015 (Wednesday))
 Assignment 4: 1(a)(b), 2, 3(a)(c), 5 (Due: 25 March 2015 (Wednesday))
 Assignment 5: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 (Due: 15 April 2015 (Wednesday))
Solutions
 Suggested solution to assignment 1
 Suggested solution to assignment 2
 Suggested solution to assignment 3_revised
 Suggested solution to midterm examination
 Suggested solution to assignment 4
 Suggested solution to assignment 5
Assessment Scheme
Assignments  10%  
Midterm exam (March 2 Monday)  30%  
Final exam  60% 
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