Backward induction

Known as: Backward search, Backwards induction, Induzione a ritroso 
Backward induction is the process of reasoning backwards in time, from the end of a problem or situation, to determine a sequence of optimal actions… (More)
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2015
2015
The logic of backward induction (BI) in perfect information (PI) games has been intensely scrutinized for the past quarter… (More)
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2010
2010
In this paper we want to shed some light on what we mean by backward induction and forward induction reasoning in dynamic games… (More)
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2009
2009
It is difficult to overstate the profound impact that game theory has had on the economic approach and on the sciences more… (More)
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2009
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2009
MOTIVATION The enormous amount of short reads generated by the new DNA sequencing technologies call for the development of fast… (More)
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2002
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2002
1 The financial support of NSF 88-09299 and NSF 90-23531 to the first two authors is gratefully acknowledged. We also thank… (More)
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2002
2002
I characterize backward induction in an epistemic model of perfect information games where players have common certain belief of… (More)
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2002
2002
The backward induction (or subgame-perfect) equilibrium of a perfect information game is shown to be the unique evolutionarily… (More)
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2002
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2002
We provide a unified epistemic analysis of some forward-induction solution concepts in games with complete and incomplete… (More)
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2002
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2002
1 We thank Menesh Patel and John Straub for research assistance and thank Vince Crawford for helpful comments. The instructions… (More)
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2001
2001
Aumann has proved that common knowledge of substantive ratio-nality implies the backwards induction solution in games of perfect… (More)
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