Monthly Archives: September 2011

What you can learn from the European bank tax

Jose Manuel Barroso, president of the European Commission, has today announced proposals for a financial transaction tax on banks across Europe. The UK Treasury immediately said that it would absolutely resist any tax that was not introduced globally. The impact … Continue reading

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Introduction to game theory: Perfect information

Perfect information in game theory is when a player who is about to make his move in a game can see all the moves that have been made before. Chess is an example of a game with perfect information as … Continue reading

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Successful pricing strategy

If you found $10 on the floor would you give any of the money to your neighbor? If your neighbor had found $10 and you had the chance to take some away from him, would you? It is effectively the … Continue reading

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