Michael’s Recent Stories
Nation Dec 19How economic theory can help stop sexual assault
Economist Michael Chwe turns to game theory to explain how a new reporting technology and social norms marketing can help reduce the incidence of sexual assault.
Economy Jul 10Gaming Mr. Darcy: What Jane Austen Teaches Us About Economics
By Michael Chwe UCLA Professor Michael Chwe believes reading Jane Austen, as this man does in Bath, England, to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the publication of "Pride and Prejudice" in January, can inform our understanding of strategic thinking.
Economy May 16Economics, Game Theory and Jane Austen
A leading economist explains why game theory has become so important in economics, and how Jane Austen anticipated its results a mere 200 years ago.