Counterfactuals and the Prisoner’s Dilemma
AbstractThis is the first draft of a chapter in a planned book on the Prisoner’s Dilemma, edited by Martin Peterson, to be published by Cambridge University Press. It discusses the nature of the conditionals involved in deliberation, taking the Prisoner's Dilemma game as point of departure.
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Date of creation: 17 May 2013
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Prisoner's Dilemma; deliberation; belief; subjunctive conditional; indicative conditional; counterfactual; causal decision theory;
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- NEP-ALL-2013-06-04 (All new papers)
- NEP-GTH-2013-06-04 (Game Theory)
- NEP-HPE-2013-06-04 (History & Philosophy of Economics)
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