A prisoner’s dilemma cheat sheet

Because cooperation is hard.

Prisoner’s dilemma is a strange but fascinating thought experiment / game that can teach us all why some strategies for cooperation are better than others.

Imagine two people being questioned about the same crime. They’re each talking to the interrogator separately, and the interrogator gives each person the same deal: they can choose…

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Buster Benson

Buster Benson

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Product at @Medium. Author of “Why Are We Yelling? The Art of Productive Disagreement”. Builder of new.750words.com.