A model of a sudden-death field-goal football game as a sequential duel
AbstractThis paper introduces a highly simplified version of "sudden-death" scoring. The basic game is as follows. With equal probability the teams toss to see who gets the ball. The team with the ball can either run or try to kick a field goal. The first team to score wins the game.
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Volume (Year): 15 (1988)
Issue (Month): 3 (June)
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- Siddhartha Sahi & Martin Shubik, 1985. "A Model of a Sudden-Death Field-Goal Football Game as a Sequential Duel," Cowles Foundation Discussion Papers 751, Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University.
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