Poker Theory and Analytics

A hand of Texas Hold'em poker from the point of view of a player holding an ace high straight flush.

A Texas Hold'em game from a player's point of view. (Courtesy of Peter Hopper on Flickr. License CC BY-NC.)


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As Taught In

January IAP 2015



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Course Description

This course takes a broad-based look at poker theory and applications of poker analytics to investment management and trading.

Faculty Advisor: Paul Mende

Kevin Desmond. 15.S50 Poker Theory and Analytics, January IAP 2015. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare), (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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