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    • Essays on Service Operations with Strategic Customers and Innovative Business Models 

      Frazelle, Andrew E (2018)
      This dissertation studies operations management problems in service operations and supply chains, analyzing the impact of strategic customers and disruptive technologies. We investigate three problems, and insights from ...
    • Essays on the News Media, Governance, and Political Control in Authoritarian States 

      Huang, Haifeng (2009)
      This dissertation uses game-theoretic modeling, statistical testing, and case studies to analyze how authoritarian governments manage the news media to maintain regime stability, control local officials, and make reform. ...
    • Game Theory and Cold War Rationality: A Review Essay 

      Weintraub, E Roy (Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID), 2016-02-23)
      This essay reviews new histories of the role of game theory and rational decision-making in shaping the social sciences, economics among them, in the post war period. The recent books "The World the Game Theorists Made" ...
    • Security Games: Solution Concepts and Algorithms 

      Korzhyk, Dmytro (2013)
      Algorithms for finding game-theoretic solutions are now used in several real-world security applications. Many of these applications are based on different but related game-theoretical models collectively known as security ...