The Evolution of Cooperation

Nicky Case strikes again!

"... Why, even in peacetime, do friends become enemies? And why, even in wartime, do enemies become friends? I think game theory can help explain our epidemic of distrust - and how we can fix it!The ideas aren’t new, heck I’ve invoked them myself, but they become a lot more salient when gamified. Go on, give it a half hour of your time; even if you don’t walk away enlightened, you’ll at least be entertained.