Interview with Professor Reinhard Selten at the 1st Meeting of Laureates in Economic Sciences in Lindau, Germany, September 1-4, 2004. Interviewer is freelance journalist Marika Griehsel.
Professor Selten talks about the day he got the news of the Economics Prize, about game theory (5:26) and his applications of it in the real world (8:22), the way his background has influenced him (15:07) and gives some advise to young students (19:03).
Their work and discoveries range from the formation of black holes and genetic scissors to efforts to combat hunger and develop new auction formats.
See them all presented here.