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Game Theory and the Law

by Douglas Baird

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Harvard University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic theory & philosophy,
  • Jurisprudence & philosophy of law,
  • Probability & statistics,
  • Mathematics,
  • Game Theory,
  • Jurisprudence,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Reference,
  • Legal Education,
  • Law / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7692584M
    ISBN 100674341112
    ISBN 109780674341111

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    Family Court Review is the leading interdisciplinary academic and research journal for family law professionals. The journal provides comprehensive coverage of family court practice, theory, research, and legal opinion. Book Review: Game Theory and the Transformation of Family Law by Waldron, Kenneth H and Koritzinsky, Allan R. Bernie : Bernie Mayer. The book is written in a clear, concise and interesting manner. Its bibliographic references render it a source book for additional research in both game theory and law. This is a book that should be read by scholars of law in particular and scholars of political behavior in particular. -- Jack Knight Law and Politics Book .

    After a cursory glance at the impact of game theoretic analyses on the law, I proceed to an elementary analysis of the plea bargaining process with the tools of game theory. The paper was written in the light of the introduction of plea bargaining in India by an amendment to the Code of Criminal by: 1. Game Theory Applied to Law Kahan, Marcel and Tuckman, Bruce (), ‘Do Bondholders Lose From Junk Bond Covenant Changes’, 66 Journal of Business, ff. Katz, Avery (), ‘Judicial Decisionmaking and Litigation Expenditure’, 8 International Review of Law and Economics, Katz, Avery (a), ‘The Strategic Structure of Offer and Acceptance: Game Theory and the Law of.


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“Game Theory and the Law is an important book. It is important in the sense that it will serve as a catalyst for an expanded use of game-theoretic models in the study of law. It will be a book that people will one day recognize as having had a considerable influence on its field.

And it will receive the praise that accompanies such by: Game Theory and the Law is a collection of previously published articles in which ideas from game theory and the economics of asymmetric information are applied to legal issues. Game theory s method is to simplify a situation by describing it in terms of players, actions, payoffs, after which the players strategic interactions can be : Edward Elgar Pub.

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Game Theory and the Law. This book is the first to apply the tools of game theory and information economics to advance our understanding of how laws work/5. This book popularizes and extends a new approach (non-cooperative game theory) to the economic analysis of law.

Readable and concise, this book is a must for students and scholars wishing to understand the ways in which legal rules can be usefully modeled as non-cooperative games/5(3).

This book is the first to apply the tools of game theory and information economics to advance our understanding of how laws work. Organized around the major solution concepts of game theory, it. This book is the first to apply the tools of game theory and information economics to advance our understanding of how laws work.

Organized around the major solution concepts of game theory, it shows how such well known games as the prisoner’s dilemma, the battle of the sexes, beer-quiche, and the Rubinstein bargaining game can illuminate many different kinds of legal problems.

“ Game Theory and the Law is an important book. It is important in the sense that it will serve as a catalyst for an expanded use of game-theoretic models in the study of law.

It will be a book that people will one day recognize as having had a considerable influence on its field. And it will receive the praise that accompanies such influence. The authors show how game theory offers ways of thinking about problems in anti-discrimination, environmental, labour and many other areas of law.

The book makes few formal demands on the reader. The basic concepts of modern game theory are introduced without requiring mathematical tools beyond simple algebra, which is used sparingly.

The most important book on game theory and the law is the Game Theory and the Law by economics professor Robert Gertner and law professors Douglas Baird and Randal Picker.

-- Peter H. Huang "Jurimetrics Journal" "Game Theory and the Law" is an important book. It is important in the sense that it will serve as a catalyst for an expanded use of game-theoretic models in the study of law.

It will be a book that people will one day recognize as having had a. While reviewing "Game Theory and the Law" by Baird, Gertner and Picker, the essay provides a self-contained, nontechnical introduction to modern noncooperative game theory. Discover the world's. -- Peter H.

Huang Jurimetrics Journal Game Theory and the Law is an important book. It is important in the sense that it will serve as a catalyst for an expanded use of game-theoretic models in the study of law. It will be a book that people will one day recognize as.

Game Theory and the Law. Cheltenham, Eng. ; Northampton, Mass.: Edward Elgar Publishing, c p. Call number: K/E3/G35/ Game theory is an economic philosophy that attempts to simplify situations enough to identify the key forces at work.

Or as the editor, Eric B. Rasmusen, writes in the introduction: "So it is with game theory models. The book which, in my opinion, is so much waiting to be written is a book that will criticise game theory.

Not from a sociological point of view, not a personality analysis of people like Aumann or Shapley or Schelling or whoever, but a purely intellectual analysis. Abstract This chapter introduces the history, uses, methods, strengths, and limits of law and economics and game theory as applied to law.

Through a game-theoretic analysis of a famous judicial opinion, United States : Jon Hanson, Kathleen Hanson, Melissa Hart. An Introduction to Game Theory and the Law 5 This is a game in which each prisoner has a strictly dominant strategy.

Each is better off confessing regardless of what the other does. One can solve the game by recognizing that each prisoner is likely to reason in. Present paper the fourth chapter in the book Economic Analysis of Law, discusses the concept of game theory and its application to the law on negligence, accidents.

Kindly view the other chapters, Author: Kalpana Tyagi. Game theory, the analysis of the logic of strategic behavior within interpersonal interactions, offers useful insights into how legal rules affect the way people behave. This seminar introduces what constitutes a game, payoffs, and basic solution concepts, such as the Nash Equilibrium.

This book is the first to apply the tools of game theory and information economics to advance our understanding of how laws work. Organized around the major solution concepts of game theory, it shows how such well known games as the prisoner's dilemma, the battle of the sexes, beer-quiche, and the Rubinstein bargaining game can illuminate many different kinds of legal problems.

This book rests on the premise that game theory can offer insights to those who want to understand how laws affect the way people behave. Laws often matter in situations in which the behavior of one person turns on what that person expects others to do.Game theory and the law / Author: Douglas G.

Baird, Robert H. Gertner, Randal C. Picker. Publication info: Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, Show synopsis This book is the first to apply the tools of game theory and information economics to advance our understanding of how law works.

The book highlights the basic mechanisms at work and lays out a natural progression in the sophistication of the game concepts and legal problems considered. 47 line illustrations.