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Module WIW-VWL-SPT-M-1

Game Theory (M, 6.0 LP)

Module Identification

Module Number Module Name CP (Effort)
WIW-VWL-SPT-M-1 Game Theory 6.0 CP (180 h)
WIW-VWL-SPT_MAT-M-1 Game Theory (for Mathematics Students) 4.0 CP (120 h)
Hint concerning Module Number WIW-VWL-SPT_MAT-M-1:
Students of mathematical study programmes can only get 4 CP for this module (if used for the subsidiary or elective topic).

Basedata

CP, Effort 6.0 CP = 180 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in SuSe
Level [1] Bachelor (General)
Language [DE] German
Module Manager
Lecturers
Area of study [WIW-IOE] Microecomonics
Reference course of study [WIW-82.21-SG#2009] B.Sc. Business Studies (2009) [2009]
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active

Courses

Type/SWS Course Number Title Choice in
Module-Part
Presence-Time /
Self-Study
SL SL is
required for exa.
PL CP Sem.
3V+1U WIW-VWL-SPT-K-1
Game Theory
P 60 h 120 h - - PL1 6.0 SuSe
  • About [WIW-VWL-SPT-K-1]: Title: "Game Theory"; Presence-Time: 60 h; Self-Study: 120 h

Examination achievement PL1

  • Form of examination: written exam (Klausur) (90 Min.)
  • Examination Frequency: Examination only within the course
  • Examination number: 32403 ("Game Theory")

Evaluation of grades

The grade of the module examination is also the module grade.


Contents

  • Static Games of Complete Information
  • Static Games of Incomplete Information
  • Dynamic Games of Complete Information
  • Dynamic Games of Incomplete Information
  • Cooperative Game Theory: Nash-Bargaining Solution
  • Illustrative Applications

Competencies / intended learning achievements

Completing the course will allow the student
  • to identify situations with game-theoretic decision problems.
  • to discuss game-theoretical problems.
  • to apply game-theoretic models.
  • to game-theoretically illustrate decision processes.
  • to argue from a game-theoretic perspective.
  • to propose solution-concepts for strategic decisions-processes.
  • to transfer and apply theoretical solutions to real world decision problems.
  • to formulate game-theoretic solution concepts.
  • to reconstruct social interactions using game theory.

Literature

  • Tadelis, S. (2013): Game Theory. An Introduction. Princeton University Press. Princeton and Woodstock
  • Lecture slides with integrated problem sets

Requirements for attendance of the module (informal)

A course in Microeconomics, analytic reasoning

Requirements for attendance of the module (formal)

None

References to Module / Module Number [WIW-VWL-SPT-M-1]

Course of Study Section Choice/Obligation
[WIW-82.21-SG#2009] B.Sc. Business Studies (2009) [2009] [Fundamentals] Basics in Economics [P] Compulsory
[WIW-82.175-SG#2009] B.Sc. Business Administration and Engineering specialising in Environmental and Process Engineering (2009) [2009] [Fundamentals] Basics in Economics [WP] Compulsory Elective
[WIW-82.176-SG#2009] B.Sc. Business Administration and Engineering specialising in Computer Science (2009) [2009] [Fundamentals] Basics in Economics [WP] Compulsory Elective
[WIW-82.177-SG#2009] B.Sc. Business Administration and Engineering specialising in Chemistry (2009) [2009] [Fundamentals] Basics in Economics [WP] Compulsory Elective
[WIW-82.178-SG#2009] B.Sc. Business Administration and Engineering specialising in Electrical Engineering (2009) [2009] [Fundamentals] Basics in Economics [WP] Compulsory Elective
[WIW-82.179-SG#2009] B.Sc. Business Administration and Engineering specialising in Mechanical Engineering (2009) [2009] [Fundamentals] Basics in Economics [WP] Compulsory Elective
[WIW-82.789-SG#2009] B.Sc. Business Studies with Technical Qualifications (2009) [2009] [Fundamentals] Basics in Economics [P] Compulsory
[CHE-88.707-SG#2020] M.Sc. Business Chemistry [2020] [Compulsory Elective Modules] Grundmodule der Wirtschaftswissenschaften [WP] Compulsory Elective
[INF-88.B16-SG] M.Sc. Socioinformatics [Compulsory Modules] Theories of human behaviour [P] Compulsory
[WIW-82.?-SG#2021] B.Sc. Business Studies (2021) [2021] [Core Modules (non specialised)] Profile Area of Economic Sciences [WP] Compulsory Elective
[WIW-82.?-SG#2021] B.Sc. Business Studies with Technical Qualifications (2021) [2021] [Core Modules (non specialised)] Profile Area of Economic Sciences [WP] Compulsory Elective
[WIW-82.?-SG#2021] B.Sc. Business Administration and Engineering specialising in Chemistry (2021) [2021] [Core Modules (non specialised)] Profile Area of Economic Sciences [WP] Compulsory Elective
[WIW-82.?-SG#2021] B.Sc. Business Administration and Engineering specialising in Electrical Engineering (2021) [2021] [Core Modules (non specialised)] Profile Area of Economic Sciences [WP] Compulsory Elective
[WIW-82.?-SG#2021] B.Sc. Business Administration and Engineering specialising in Computer Science (2021) [2021] [Core Modules (non specialised)] Profile Area of Economic Sciences [WP] Compulsory Elective
[WIW-82.?-SG#2021] B.Sc. Business Administration and Engineering specialising in Energy and Process Engineering (2021) [2021] [Core Modules (non specialised)] Profile area of Economic Sciences [WP] Compulsory Elective
[WIW-82.?-SG#2021] B.Sc. Business Administration and Engineering specialising in Mechanical Engineering (2021) [2021] [Core Modules (non specialised)] Profile Area of Economic Sciences [WP] Compulsory Elective
Module-Pool Name
[MV-MB-BWL-2022-MPOOL-4] Wahlplichtmodule Bachelor Maschinenbau mit BWL
[MV-MB-BWL-2022-MPOOL-6] Wahlplichtmodule Master Maschinenbau mit BWL
[MV-MBBWL-MPOOL-6] Wahlpflichtmodule Maschinenbau mit Betriebswirtschaftslehre

References to Module / Module Number [WIW-VWL-SPT_MAT-M-1]

Course of Study Section Choice/Obligation
[MAT-82.105-SG] B.Sc. Mathematics [Subsidiary Topic] Subsidiary Subject (Minor) [WP] Compulsory Elective
[MAT-82.276-SG] B.Sc. Business Mathematics [Core Modules (non specialised)] Economics and Business Sciences [WP] Compulsory Elective