This Handbook deals with many aspects of public policy evaluation including methods, examples, studies, professionalism, perspectives, concepts, trends, substance, theory, applications, dispute resolution, interdisciplinary interaction and bibliographies. A rich variety of insights and alternative perspectives on systematic policy evaluation, as well as ideas and applications dealing with win-win policy evaluation are, brought together to create a unique resource in public policy evaluation.
Chapter 36: Win-Win Game Theory
Win-Win Game Theory
Outcomes and Persons
Game theory is the study of general normative and empirical principles that relate to how people interact with each other when they are seeking either mutual benefit or gain at the expense of the other players. The simplest and most common game theory is win-lose or zero-sum, whereby whatever one side wins, the other side loses. We are mainly interested in win-win ...