CFDP 981

A Bound of the Proportion of Pure Strategy Equilibria in Generic Games

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Publication Date: May 1991

Pages: 11

Abstract: 

In a generic finite normal form game with 2(α) + 1 Nash equilibria, at least alpha of the equilibria are nondegenerate mixed strategy equilibria (that is, they involve randomization by some players).

Keywords: 

Normal form, mixed strategy, game theory

JEL Classification Codes: C70

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Published in Mathematics of Operations Research (August 1993), 18(3): 548-552 [jstor]