game-theory

How a game theorist would solve the shutdown showdown

Northwestern's Daniel Diermeier explains how he'd model Obama and Boehner's standoff.

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  • Oct 4, 2013

Dear Dylan: How to run the best raffle ever

It's time for round three of Wonkblog's resident advice column.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Sep 1, 2013

‘Dear Dylan’: I’m getting ripped off in my group house!

A roommate thinks she's paying more than her fair share of rent, and a Facebooker needs to handle harassment.

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  • Aug 24, 2013

Getting to know Al Roth and Lloyd Shapley, this year’s Nobel laureates in economics

This year's Nobel laureates have changed the way we hire doctors, send kids to school, and think about power.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Oct 15, 2012