Accession Number : AD0282142

Title :   A BUSINESS GAME FOR TEACHING AND RESEARCH PURPOSES. PART I. A GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF THE GAME,

Corporate Author : IBM WATSON RESEARCH CENTER YORKTOWN HEIGHTS N Y

Personal Author(s) : Levitan ,Richard ; Shubik,Martin

Report Date : 17 JUL 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : The construction and analysis of an oligopolistic market, together with the design of a business game for teaching and research purposes based on this market, are presented. The second paper in this series (AD-282 143) contains a detailed description of the market structure, together with an analysis of three solution concepts; this paper contains an over-all description of the game, together with input and output formats and displays of the graphical and analysis returns. (Author)

Descriptors :   *TRAINING DEVICES, DESIGN, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, EDUCATION, GAME THEORY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE