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University of Pittsburgh    
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
  Nov 26, 2021
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog
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Minimum Credits: 3
Maximum Credits: 3
Strategic interdependence dominates international relations - how one state behaves not only affects its own outcomes but other states’ outcomes as well. Game theory has become a primary method of studying strategic interdependence. This class offers a brief primer in elementary game theory and then surveys the major formal findings in international relations, with focuses on explanations for war and design of international institutions.
Academic Career: Undergraduate
Course Component: Lecture
Grade Component: LG/SNC Elective Basis
Course Attributes: DSAS Global Issues General Ed. Requirement, DSAS Quant.-Formal Reason General Ed. Requirement, SCI Polymathic Contexts: Global&Cross Cul GE. Req.

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