Games on Networks

Reprint No. 2015:2

Author(s): Matthew O. Jackson and Yves ZenouYear: 2015 Title: Handbook of Game Theory, Volume 4 Chapter: 3Editor(s): Petyon Young and Shmuel ZamirPublisher: ElsevierCity: Amsterdam and Oxford Pages: 95–163
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We provide an overview and synthesis of the literatures analyzing games in which players are connected via a network structure. We discuss, in particular, the impact of the structure of the network on individuals’ behaviors. We focus on game theoretic modeling, but also include some discussion of analyses of peer effects, as well as applications to diffusion, employment, crime, industrial organization, and education.

Jackson, Matthew O. and Yves Zenou (2015), "Games on Networks". Chapter 3, pp. 95–163 in Petyon Young and Shmuel Zamir, eds., Handbook of Game Theory, Volume 4. Amsterdam and Oxford: Elsevier.

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The authors of this book, Niklas Elert, Magnus Henrekson and Mikael Stenkula, advise the economies of the European Union to become more entrepreneurial in promoting innovation and economic growth. The authors propose a reform strategy with respect to several aspects to achieve this goal.


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