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Competitive Strategy

In this six-modules course you will learn how firms behave in situations in which strategic decisions are interdependent, i.e. where my actions affect my competitors' profits and vice versa. Using the basic tools of game theory, we will analyze how firms choose strategies to attain competitive advantage.

Start Date: Apr 01, 2014


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This six-week course introduces game theory as a powerful tool to think about business strategy in a systematic way. Participants learn to identify interdependencies among companies and anticipate the behaviour of competitors in their business decisions.


  • Dates: Apr 01, 2014 to May 01, 2014
  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Tobias Kretschmer
  • Institution: Coursera

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About Coursera: Coursera is an education company that partners with the top universities and organizations in the world to offer courses online for anyone to take, for free.

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