Modeling Politics

POL 215 at UC Davis

Taught: Fall 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.

Modeling Politics is the introductory game theory course for political science graduate students. It is a required part of the graduate program’s methodology sequence and covers the foundations of game theoretic analysis. By the end of the course, students are able to consume technically sophisticated research using game theory, as well as produce and solve a wide range of models pertaining to political subjects.