SemesterSpring Semester, 2020
DepartmentMA Program of Diplomacy, First Year MA Program of Diplomacy, Second Year
Course NameGame Theory in International Relations
Instructor
Credit3.0
Course TypeElective
Prerequisite
Course Objective
Course Description
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週次



Week



課程主題



Topic



課程內容與指定閱讀



Content and Reading Assignment



教學活動與作業



Teaching Activities and Homework



學習投入時間



Student workload expectation



課堂講授



In-class Hours



課程前後



Outside-of-class Hours



1



Course introduction



 



 



 



 



2



Notations and preferences



Ch1, Ch17



HW1



 



 



3



Strategic form game; Nash Equilibrium



Ch2.1



HW2



 



 



4



Solving Nash equilibrium



Ch2.2-Ch2.7



HW3



 



 



5



Weak and strict dominance



Ch2.8-2.10



HW4



 



 



6



Models of competition



Ch3.1-3.3



HW5



 



 



7



Mixed strategies



Ch4.1-4.2



HW6



 



 



8



Mixed strategy Nash equilibria



Ch4.3-4.12



 



 



 



9



Midterm exam



 



 



 



 



10



Extensive form games with simultaneous moves



Ch5



HW7



 



 



11



Extensive games with imperfect information



Ch10.1-10.4



HW8



 



 



12



Signaling game



Ch10.5-10.9



HW9



 



 



13



Models of incomplete information



Ch9.1-9.3



HW10



 



 



14



Applications of models of incomplete information



Ch9.4-9.8



 



 



 



15



Class review



 



 



 



 



16



Class presentations



 



 



 



 



17



Class presentations



 



 



 



 



18



Final exam



 



 



 



 



Teaching Methods
Teaching Assistant
Requirement/Grading

Class attendance: 5%; Homework: 20%; Midterm exam: 25%; Term paper and presentation: 20%; Final exam: 30%


Textbook & Reference

Osborne, Martin J. 2003. An Introduction to Game Theory. New York: Oxford University Press.


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