Module Catalogues

Game Theory

Module Title Game Theory
Module Level Level 4
Module Credits 5.00
Academic Year 2017/18
Semester SEM2

Aims and Fit of Module

This module provides students with an introduction to advanced game theory and will allow the student to both specialize in the field itself or understand its application to various other fields of economics. The aim of the module is to help students to conduct research in game theory and/or apply game theory in economic models.

Learning outcomes

A. Demonstrate an in-depth understanding of the current development and trends of game theory research.
B. Apply game theory tools in other areas of economic specialization.
C. Critically evaluate game theory research.
D. Independently model economic behaviour at a game theory level.

Method of teaching and learning

Method of teaching and learning will be by lecture and weekly tutorials.