Game theory in dating more towards understanding nashs equilibrium posted on june 3 2017 june 24 2017 by prasad ajinkya game theory is a fascinating subject.
Most important applications of game theory the basic idea of game theory is quite simple and should be very familiar a number of players are making decisions each of which depend on the decisions of the other players its probably best to illustrate game theory via an example lets start with the stag hunt.
Again use game theory if a woman has sex with a man and in the end that relationship doesnt work whats lost if they use protection and are careful absolutely nothing.
4 the iterated dating dilemma and manipulation 97 game theory we consider an example from popular culture 31 a beautiful mind some readers may already be familiar with a rather perplexing scene from the lm a beautiful mind.
By analysing dating apps through game theory we find that men and women actually benefit from distinct swiping strategies as men are so much less choosy on dating apps let us assume reasonably that a man autoswipes at a rate of one profile a second.