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Episode #104: Game Theory in Python

Published Thurs, Mar 23, 2017, recorded Wed, Mar 8, 2017.

Game theory is the study competing interests, be it individual actors within an economy or healthy vs. cancer cells within a body.

Our guests this week, Vince Knight, Marc Harper, and Owen Campbell, are here to discuss their python project built to study and simulate one of the central problems in Game Theory: The prisoners' dilemma.

Links from the show:

Axelrod on GitHub:
The docs:
The tournament:
Chat: Gitter room:
Peer reviewed paper:
Djaxelrod v2:
Some examples with jupyter:

Find them on Twitter
The project: @AxelrodPython
Owen on Twitter: @opcampbell
Vince on on Twitter: @drvinceknight

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