Games — Open Access Journal

Games (ISSN 2073-4336) is a scholarly peer-reviewed open access journal of strategic interaction, game theory and decision making published quarterly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access - free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) partially funded by institutions through Knowledge Unlatched and partially funded by MDPI, resulting in no direct charge to authors.
  • High visibility: Indexed by EconLit (AEA), Scopus and other databases.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 20 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 6 days (median values for papers published in the first six months of 2018).
  • Recognition of reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.

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2 October 2018
MDPI Welcomes Plan S

Special Issues

Special Issue in Games
Political Economy, Social Choice and Game Theory Guest Editor: Maria Gallego
Deadline: 31 December 2018
Special Issue in Games
Non-Imitative Dynamics in Evolutionary Game Theory Guest Editor: Daniele Vilone
Deadline: 1 January 2019
Special Issue in Games
Evolutionary Network Games Guest Editor: Giulio Cimini
Deadline: 10 January 2019
Special Issue in Games
The Evolution of Cooperation in Game Theory and Social Simulation Guest Editors: Hitoshi Yamamoto, Isamu Okada, Satoshi Uchida
Deadline: 31 January 2019

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