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Keyboards, kids and game theory

The last few months have been a really exciting time for me because my daughter has just started at school. It is amazing to see how quickly kids learn new things once they are at school. She is learning her … Continue reading

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Nim game solution

I have previously worked out a solution to Nim which is a simple game of strategy. The game is played by two players who each take turns to pick up matches from two separate piles. The rules allow a player … Continue reading

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Game theory of takeovers

If you are a shareholder in a company that is the subject of a takeover bid then would you want the raider trying to acquire your company to promise to take millions out of the company once they gained control? The natural … Continue reading

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