Modeling Bounded Rationality
By (author) Ariel Rubinstein
Normal Price: $63.00
Your Price: $56.70 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $6.30! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.84 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 7-10 days
Modeling Bounded Rationality by Ariel Rubinstein
Book DescriptionThe notion of bounded rationality was initiated in the 1950s by Herbert Simon; only recently has it influenced mainstream economics. In this book, Ariel Rubinstein defines models of bounded rationality as those in which elements of the process of choice are explicitly embedded. The book focuses on the challenges of modeling bounded rationality, rather than on substantial economic implications. In the first part of the book, the author considers the modeling of choice. After discussing some psychological findings, he proceeds to the modeling of procedural rationality, knowledge, memory, the choice of what to know, and group decisions.In the second part, he discusses the fundamental difficulties of modeling bounded rationality in games. He begins with the modeling of a game with procedural rational players and then surveys repeated games with complexity considerations. He ends with a discussion of computability constraints in games. The final chapter includes a critique by Herbert Simon of the author's methodology and the author's response. The Zeuthen Lecture Book series is sponsored by the Institute of Economics at the University of Copenhagen.
Buy Modeling Bounded Rationality book by Ariel Rubinstein from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780262681001
(226mm x 150mm x 10mm)
Imprint: MIT Press
Publisher: MIT Press Ltd
Publish Date: 5-Mar-1998
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Ariel Rubinstein
Lecture Notes in Microeconomic Theory, Paperback (February 2012)
Presents the author's lecture notes for the first part of his well-known graduate course in microeconomics. In this edition, the author retains the striking originality and deep simplicity that characterize his famously engaging style of teaching.
Economics and Language, Paperback (September 2000)
A challenging and accessible analysis of the relationship between economics and language.
Course in Game Theory, Paperback (September 1994)» View all books by Ariel Rubinstein
Presents the main ideas of game theory at a level suitable for graduate students and advanced undergraduates, emphasizing the theory's foundations and interpretations of its basic concepts.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Modeling Bounded Rationality book by Ariel Rubinstein and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Ariel Rubinstein
Ariel Rubinstein is Professor of Economics at Tel Aviv University and New York University.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.