Strategy http://nhpr.org en Game Theory According To Jane Austen http://nhpr.org/post/game-theory-according-jane-austen <p></p><p>This year marks the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s most celebrated novel, in which Ms. Bennet discovers her true love in a man she first sees as an adversary. <em>Pride and Prejudice</em> has spurred countless adaptations, films, and even a <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S1JdPvyy93I" target="_blank">zombie parody</a>…but now Austen is getting new attention not for her romantic prose, but for her strategic thinking. Joining us is <strong>Jennifer Schuessler</strong> with the New York Times, <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/23/books/michael-chwe-author-sees-jane-austen-as-game-theorist.html?pagewanted=all&amp;_r=1&amp;" target="_blank">who recently covered</a> the publication of the book, <em><a href="http://www.janeaustengametheorist.com/" target="_blank">Jane Austen, Game Theorist</a></em>, written by UCLA political scientist Michael Chwe.</p><p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 13:53:12 +0000 Virginia Prescott 26556 at http://nhpr.org Game Theory According To Jane Austen