## Tools for Thought: How to Understand and Apply the Latest Scientific Techniques of Problem SolvingDrawing on general systems theory, operations research, cybernetics, futures research, and catastrophe theory, a distinguished geneticist provides the general reader with tools for perceiving and solving today's complex economic, social, and ecological pr |

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The procedure here is to draw up a

move, listing along the top the possible moves open to a and down the side the

moves open to b, and in each square the pay-off to a for that particular

combination ...

The procedure here is to draw up a

**pay**-**off table**(or pay-off 'matrix') for the nextmove, listing along the top the possible moves open to a and down the side the

moves open to b, and in each square the pay-off to a for that particular

combination ...

Page 167

When he tries to draw up his

wishes, but also of the knowledge that flats are likely to be somewhat cheaper.

Let us suppose in fact that this citizen prefers a flat anyway and, considering its ...

When he tries to draw up his

**pay**-**off table**he will take account not only of his ownwishes, but also of the knowledge that flats are likely to be somewhat cheaper.

Let us suppose in fact that this citizen prefers a flat anyway and, considering its ...

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What are the

accuses C —20 +20 if he does not accuse C —100 +5 Now if this was a zero-

sum ...

What are the

**pay**-**off tables**? For Pedro they might look like this: Pedro's**Pay**-**Off****Table**(Prisoner's Dilemma) Carlo does not accuses P accuse P Pedro gainsaccuses C —20 +20 if he does not accuse C —100 +5 Now if this was a zero-

sum ...

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