- Optimal Stopping Problems; One-Step-Look-Ahead Rule
- The Secretary Problem.
- Infinite Time Stopping
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- High level idea: Policy Improvement and Policy Evaluation.
- Value Iteration; Policy Iteration.
- Temporal Differences; Q-factors.
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- Positive Programming, Negative Programming & Discounted Programming.
- Optimality Conditions.
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- Markov Decisions Problems; Bellman’s Equation; Two examples
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- A short introduction to Markov chains for dynamic programming
- Definition, Markov Property, some Potential Theory.
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- Dynamic Programs; Bellman’s Equation; An example.
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