Soviet Chess Collusion: A New Paper

Lynne Kiesling My friend John Nye has a new paper up at SSRN with Charles Moul. They find that the pattern of draws when Soviet players faced each other is consistent with collusion, not competition: We expand the set of outcomes considered by the tournament literature to include draws and use games from post-war chess … More Soviet Chess Collusion: A New PaperMore Soviet Chess Collusion: A New Paper