Peter Fenzel, Mark Lee, and Matthew Wrather travel first class to a Singapore where minute ethnic differences are rigorously observed, but class-consciousness only ranges from the obscenely wealthy to the incomprehensibly wealthy. Food, game theory, and the lived experience of the Asian diaspora.
Spoiler alert for Crazy Rich Asians, but it doesn’t matter—listen even if you haven’t seen the movie.
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- Game Theory on Open Yale Courses
- Prisoner’s Dilemma on Wikipedia
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