Statistical Science


Dr Afzal Siddiqui offers game-theoretic critique of security policy in a letter to Foreign Affairs

25 November 2015


In response to a recent article in Foreign Affairs that advocates American disengagement from the India-Pakistan conflict, Dr Afzal Siddiqui draws upon game theory to explain why such a move would only increase regional instability. Instead, American diplomatic involvement is necessary for reducing the range of strategic decisions that might be appealing to both participants in the conflict.