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application of mixed strategies

civil rights and other multiple-activity policies

by Stuart S. Nagel

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Published by Sage Publications in Beverly Hills, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Policy sciences -- Methodology,
    • Linear programming,
    • Civil rights -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 49.

      StatementStuart Nagel, Marian Neef.
      SeriesSage professional papers in American politics ; no. 04-029
      ContributionsNeef, Marian, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsH61 .N26
      The Physical Object
      Pagination60 p. :
      Number of Pages60
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5189101M
      ISBN 100803905416
      LC Control Number75009044

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Remarks: Strictly dominated strategies are. An equilibrium solution is a set of mixed strategies, one for each player, such that each player has no reason to deviate from that strategy, assuming all the other players stick to their.

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