Essays on strategic behaviour in games: Empirical investigation using sport data

Gauriot, Romain (2016) Essays on strategic behaviour in games: Empirical investigation using sport data. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology.

Abstract

This thesis investigates strategic behaviour in games; it aims at identifying the causal effect of incentives and contest designs on agents’ behaviours, such as expenditure of effort and risk taking.

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ID Code: 96005
Item Type: QUT Thesis (PhD)
Supervisor: Page, Lionel & Dulleck, Uwe
Keywords: Contest, Conflict, Natural experiment, Quasi experiment, Discontinuity, Game theory, Incentives, Strategic behaviour, Winner effect, Sports
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > QUT Business School
Current > Schools > School of Economics & Finance
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 30 Jun 2016 01:00
Last Modified: 30 Jun 2016 01:00

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