Final Exam: The final exam will be inclass on Monday, May 22. Here are practice problems for the final.
Projects: The final project for this course involves giving a talk on a topic related to Game Theory. You can work in groups of 2 or 3 people, or you can work by yourself. The following page contains information on the project and some possible project topics:
Excel from class: On Monday, April 3, we did an example in class where we used Excel to compute the maximin and the minimax for a zerosum game. Here are the Excel files:
Midterm: The midterm exam was inclass on Wednesday, March 15. Here are practice problems for the midterm:
LaTeX: You are required to write homework solutions in LaTeX. Here are some links to get you started:
Your grade will be based on homework assignments (40%), two exams (40%), and a project (20%).
Week  Dates  Topics  Readings  Homework 
Week 1  Jan. 30, Feb. 1  Introduction, Nim and Hex  Chapter 1  
Week 2  Feb. 6, 8  Extensiveform Games  Chapter 3  
Week 3  Feb. 13, 15  Utility theory  Sections 2.1–2.3  
Week 4  Feb. 20, 22  Utility Theory  Sections 2.4–2.9  
Week 5  Feb. 27, March 1  Utility Functions, Strategicform Games  4.1–4.5 

Week 6  March 6, 8  Mixed Strategy Nash Equilibria  4.7–4.11, 5.2.9  
Week 7  March 13, 15  Midterm Exam  
Spring Break  
Week 8  March 27, 29  Zerosum Games  4.12, 5.15.2  
Week 9  April 3, 5  Maximin and Minimax  5.55.6  
Week 10  April 10, 12  Maximin and Minimax, Finding Nash Equilibria  5.6, 5.2.6  
Week 11  April 17, 19  Nash's Theorem, Evolutionary Game Theory  5.3, 5.8  
Week 12  April 24, 26  Repeated Games  Chapter 13  
Week 13  May 3  Coalition Games  Chapters 16, 18  
Week 14  May 8, 10  Coalition Games, Presentations  Chapter 20  
Week 15  May 15, 17  Presentations  
Week 16  May 22  Final Exam 