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**The Basics**

- The Prisoner’s Dilemma and Strict Dominance
- Iterated Elimination of Strictly Dominated Strategies
- Pure Strategy Nash Equilibrium and the Stag Hunt
- What Is a Nash Equilibrium?
- Best Responses
- Matching Pennies and Mixed Strategy Nash Equilibrium
- The Mixed Strategy Algorithm
- How NOT to Write a Mixed Strategy Nash Equilibrium
- Battle of the Sexes
- Calculating Payoffs
- Strict Dominance in Mixed Strategies
- Weak Dominance
- Infinitely Many Equilibria
- The Odd Rule

**Extensive Form**

- Subgame Perfect Equilibrium
- Backward Induction
- How NOT to Write a Subgame Perfect Equilibrium
- Multiple Subgame Perfect Equilibria
- Games with Stages
- Punishment Strategies
- Tying Hands (Burning Bridges)
- Commitment Problems
- The Centipede Game
- Problems with Backward Induction
- Forward Induction

**Advanced Strategic Form Games**

- Probability Distributions
- Generalized Battle of the Sexes
- Knife-Edge Equilibria
- Soccer Penalty Kicks
- Comparative Statics
- The Support of Mixed Strategies
- A Trick with Weak Dominance
- Rock Paper Scissors
- Symmetric, Zero Sum Games
- Modified Rock Paper Scissors
- Mixing among Three Strategies

**Games with Infinite Strategy Spaces**

- A Game with No Equilibria
- Duels
- Hotelling’s Game and the Median Voter Theorem
- Second Price Auctions
- Wrap Up