Due Monday, November 19, 11:59 p.m. emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Minimum 1000 words (about 4-5 pages, double-spaced).
Assignment will be marked down for each day or fraction of a day late (that is, if you send it at midnight, it’s late).
Students turning in papers containing plagiarism will fail the course.
Your paper will address the following question: choose one of the following international conflicts. Will the parties reach an agreement, and if so what terms are likely?
In your paper, you should focus on the strategic interaction between two players. Discuss the background of the situation, draw out the extensive form of the bargaining process, solve for the equilibrium, and explain the practical relevance of your conclusion.
Sources: Your paper should refer to at least three articles from mainstream news sources (New York Times, Washington Post, CNN, BBC, Wall Street Journal, Al Jazeera, etc.). The news sources you use must have been published after July 1, 2012. There is no need to research more extensive background material from books, government documents, etc.
Sources must be cited properly, using a consistent citation format (e.g. MLA, APA, or Chicago).
This assignment asks you to apply concepts from the course to a particular, real-world issue.
Grades will be based on five things: