International Journal of Game Theory

, Volume 13, Issue 1, pp 1–13 | Cite as

A relation between perfect equilibria in extensive form games and proper equilibria in normal form games

  • E. van Damme


The concept of quasi-perfect equilibria for games in extensive form is introduced. It is shown that a proper equilibrium of a normal form game induces a quasi-perfect equilibrium in every extensive form game having this normal form.


Normal Form Economic Theory Game Theory Extensive Form Form Game 
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© Physica-Verlag 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. van Damme
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  1. 1.Dept. of Mathematics and Computing ScienceUniversity of TechnologyDelftThe Netherlands

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