# Lower Bounds for Bruss' Odds Problem with Multiple Stoppings

```@article{Matsui2016LowerBF,
title={Lower Bounds for Bruss' Odds Problem with Multiple Stoppings},
author={Tomomi Matsui and Ano Katsunori},
journal={Math. Oper. Res.},
year={2016},
volume={41},
pages={700-714}
}```
• Published 25 April 2012
• Mathematics, Computer Science
• Math. Oper. Res.
This paper addresses Bruss’ odds problem with multiple stopping chances. A decision maker sequentially observes a sequence of independent 0/1 (failure/success) random variables to correctly predict the last success with multiple stopping chances. First, we give a nontrivial lower bound of the probability of win (obtaining the last success) for the problem with m -stoppings. Next, we show that the asymptotic value for each classical secretary problem with multiple stoppings attains our lower…

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