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Category Archives: Game Theory

Inside-Out and Outside-In: Tracking and Control, or War

This article is dedicated to Kevin2 and Braveheart1776, who both see They cannot be defeated by conventional means, by acceptable methods: the game is rigged. The actuarial scientists with strongpoints in Games Theory have already plotted it: The Think Tanks for things such as “policy research” aren’t initiating any actions that are “new.” They initiate […]

Bid To Cover Tumbles In Ugly, Tailing 7 Year Auction

After two mediocre, tailing auctions, moments ago the Treasury sold $28 billion in 7 year paper in this week’s final bond issuance and it was the ugliest of all. Stopping at a high yield of 2.28%, this was a tail of 0.8bps – the first since July – to the 2.272% When Issued and the […]

“Tremendous” Demand For 7Y Treasurys; Second Largest Buyside On Record

An ugly 2Y auction (with the highest yield since 2008) on Tuesday, a mediocre 5Y auction yesterday, and now a blistering 7Y auction, in which the Treasury sold $28 billion in “curve belly” notes at a high yield of 2.13%, stopping through the When Issued by a surprisingly strong 1.1bps, the highest since April. As […]

The Game (Theory) Of Trump – “Not Every Tweet Is A Constitutional Crisis”

Submitted by Ben Hunt via Salient Partners' Epsilon Theory blog, Death inspires meLike a dog inspires a rabbit.? Twenty One Pilots, “Heavydirtysoul” (2017)   Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar.? Sigmund Freud, who probably never actually said this (but should have) Over the past few weeks, I’ve had a fight with my wife, spoiling an otherwise […]

The Limits of Game Theory

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. mises.ca / By Logan Albright / Sunday, July 21st, 2013 The concept of utility is a core feature of modern economic thought. It represents a subjective value placed by the individual on the outcomes of various choices. It is also […]