Learnings Mental Models

The Winner’s Games and Loser’s Games: Navigating Decision-Making Dynamics

Introduction The Winner’s Games and Loser’s Games mental model introduces a powerful lens through which to understand decision-making dynamics. Coined by renowned economist and game theorist Bruce Pandolfini, this concept highlights the distinction between competitive games where skill and strategy determine the outcome (Winner’s Games) and situations where luck and chance dominate (Loser’s Games). Anchored […]