How Game Theory Can Help Us Make Better Decisions

Game theory can provide useful insights into the competitive and cooperative kinds of strategic decisions regularly made by businesses today. In addition, game theory can support negotiations, where different points of view and preferences can provide the opportunity both to create greater value and to allocate that value in a mutually beneficial way.


Dr. Steve Tani is an experienced professional in decision and risk analysis. He has assisted clients in R&D portfolio management, new business entry strategy, overseas capital investment decisions, decision analysis, and new product planning. His clients have included government entities as well as companies in the pharmaceutical, healthcare, manufacturing, natural resource, power, and chemical industries. Dr. Tani is a partner at Strategic Decisions Group, where his extraordinary contributions to decision analysis and other analytic disciplines earned him the title “SDG Fellow.”