The Attack and Defense Mechanisms – Perspectives from Behavioral Economics and Game Theory
Chowdhury, S.M. (2019). The Attack and Defense Mechanisms – Perspectives from Behavioral Economics and Game Theory. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 42, e121.
5 Pages Posted: 30 Oct 2020
Date Written: 2019
This commentary complements the article by De Dreu and Gross (2019) from the perspectives of behavioral economics and game theory. It aims to provide a bridge between the psychology / neuroscience research with that of economic research in attack-and-defense by stipulating relevant literature, clarifying theoretical structures, and suggesting improvements in experimental designs and possible further investigations.
Keywords: Conflict, Contest, Experiment, Attack and Defense
JEL Classification: C72, C91, D72, D74
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