Like O Centro, Hobby Lobby did not concern a

zero-sum game.

It is rather comforting to know that the Nash equilibrium for a two-person

zero-sum game corresponds to von Neumann's solution.

When reflecting on Reich's exclusion of racial conflict outside the production process, Shulman claims that "slow economic growth has created a

zero-sum game for community resources played out along racial lines.

Subsequent chapters discuss the foundation of traditional Q-learning-based optimal adaptive controllers for finite and infinite horizons; quantization effects for linear and nonlinear networked control systems; a two-player

zero-sum game-theoretic formulation for linear systems in input-output form enclosed by a communication network; the stochastic optimal control of nonlinear networked control systems by using neurodynamic programming; stochastic optimal design for a nonlinear two-player

zero-sum game under communication constraints; distributed joint optimal network scheduling and control design for wireless networked control systems; event-sampled distributed networked control systems; and the effect of network protocols on controller design.

They do not see the negotiations as a

zero-sum game but as a process that through constructive dialogue will lead to a win-win situation.

The United States does not view Europe as a battleground between East and West, nor do we see the situation in Ukraine as a

zero-sum game," Obama told the Dutch newspaper de Volkskrant in an interview published as he landed in Amsterdam.

The essays operate with the evolutionary biologist's meaning of the term "cooperation," where in a stark

zero-sum game an individual forgoes "fitness advantages" to benefit another, while also exploring the concept of the individual caught between morality and biology.

As economic historian John Nye has pointed out, even if competition for relative position is a

zero-sum game, the increase in total wealth created by the productive investments of the wealthy benefits the poor.

The shared P&L illustrates that it's a

zero-sum game, so effective collaboration among different parts of the management team is vital.

Automotive product development is a

zero-sum game to some degree-allocating more funds in one area means less for another, so some good ideas do not make the cut.

Waldman has an admirably mixed attitude toward Morris, who, after all, was his rival in the contest for influence with POTUS (a

zero-sum game for most speechwriters).

The challenge is to turn re-engineering from a

zero-sum game, in which shareholders benefit from the pain suffered by employees, into a win-win solution for all constituencies.