Tim Roughgarden presents an intertwined tale of game theory and computer science, from their origins in the early 20th century to their modern roles in billion-dollar auctions.
Tim Roughgarden is Professor in the Computer Science and (by courtesy) Management Science and Engineering Departments, Stanford University.
Martin Anthony (@MartinHGAnthony) is Professor of Mathematics and Head of Department of Mathematics at LSE.
The Department of Mathematics (@LSEMaths) is internationally recognised for its teaching and research in the fields of discrete mathematics, game theory, financial mathematics and operations research.
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