Tagged With Game Theory

Leaked footage shows the 'Jeopardy!' contestant who's been on a 32-game winning streak losing — meet the professional gambler from Illinois who took home $2.4 million in winnings and nearly broke an all-time record


A 'Jeopardy!' contestant's 32-day, $2.4 million winning streak has come to an end. Here are the tricks he used to stay on top.


Scientists tested the 'Prisoner's Dilemma' on actual prisoners — and the results were not what you would expect



Game theory perfectly explains why OPEC members are going to cheat


We tested an economic theory by trying to buy people's lottery tickets for much more than they paid


An Ivy League professor explains how a 1980s game theory experiment suggests how morality could have evolved



Cornell professor Steven Strogatz has some clever ideas about chaos theory and beautiful theorems -- and how to teach maths so it isn't so boring


We tested an economic theory by trying to buy people's lottery tickets for much more than they paid


Scientists say they can predict two-party outcomes after solving a 95-year-old game theory problem


We tested an economic theory by trying to buy people's Powerball tickets for much more than they paid


We can think of 3 major problems with buying 292,201,338 lottery tickets with every combination of Powerball numbers


How to beat anyone at rock-paper-scissors, according to a Chinese mathematician



The genius 'A Beautiful Mind' mathematician who just died made all of his discoveries before he was 30


'A Beautiful Mind' mathematician John Nash killed in car crash


Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis has a terrifying 'game theory' about the 'incredible threat' to Europe


How To Beat Anyone At Rock-Paper-Scissors, According To A Chinese Mathematician



Scientists Used Game Theory To Prove That Being Selfish Pays Off


According To Game Theory, Germany And The US Should Collude To Get A Draw In Their Next World Cup Match


A Chimpanzee Can Out Game A Human In A Strategy Contest


This Hungarian-American Mathematician May Have Been Smarter Than Einstein