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Optimal protocols for the most difficult repeated coordination games

@article{Kuusisto2020OptimalPF,
  title={Optimal protocols for the most difficult repeated coordination games},
  author={Antti Kuusisto and Raine R{\"o}nnholm},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2020},
  volume={abs/2004.07381}
}
This paper investigates repeated win-lose coordination games (WLC-games). We analyse which protocols are optimal for these games covering both the worst case and average case scenarios, i,e., optimizing the guaranteed and expected coordination times. We begin by analysing Choice Matching Games (CM-games) which are a simple yet fundamental type of WLC-games, where the goal of the players is to pick the same choice from a finite set of initially indistinguishable choices. We give a complete… Expand
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The Optimal Way to Play the Most Difficult Repeated Coordination Games
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It is shown that CM-games can be seen as the most difficult games among all two-player WLC-games, as they turn out to have the greatest optimal expected coordination times. Expand

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