Simple complexity from imitation games
AbstractWe give simple proofs of refinements of the complexity results of Gilboa and Zemel (1989), and we derive additional results of this sort. Our constructions employ imitation games, which are two person games in which both players have the same sets of pure strategies and the second player wishes to play the same pure strategy as the first player.
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Volume (Year): 68 (2010)
Issue (Month): 2 (March)
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Imitation games Symmetric games Symmetric Nash equilibria Quadratic programming Stationary points Complexity NASH;
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