Posted February 16, 2019 05:31:50 Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and Game Theory Nobel Laureate Richard Thaler will be on hand to discuss the latest developments in game theory and financial markets, including the latest research in their areas of expertise.
Read more As part of the game theory seminar, Yellen will talk about how the Fed, which is part of Congress, can play a role in influencing the behavior of financial markets.
Thaler will present his latest work on the economics of asset prices.
In addition, he will also be discussing his research in game theoretic economics.
Thalers book, “Game Theory for Everyone”, is a critical study of how humans and other animals make economic decisions and the mechanisms that drive these decisions.
Thaler’s work has been used by economists and business executives to explain how to make more effective decisions, which in turn has helped companies like Facebook, Amazon, Apple and Google grow rapidly.