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International trade: a zero sum game?
Temiminós Revista Científica (2016)
  • Joedson Delgado, University Center of Brasília – UniCEUB
Abstract
Checking the international negotiations on trade, this paper investigates whether international
trade is a zero sum game. For this purpose, it examines international trade by an emphasis on
game theory, explaining it repeated games and their implications for the choice of strategies
players (States). Analyzes, then, what is the motivation of the players to negotiate cooperative
or competitive mode. As a result, the States will go along, with the basic premise of getting
the best return and, depending on future incentives may change strategy and play
cooperatively.
Keywords
  • International trade,
  • Game theory,
  • Choice of strategies
Disciplines
Publication Date
Winter June 18, 2016
Citation Information
Joedson Delgado. "International trade: a zero sum game?" Temiminós Revista Científica Vol. 6 Iss. 1 (2016) p. 109 - 121
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/joedson-delgado/8/