A novel uncertain bimatrix game with Hurwicz criterion

  • Min Tang
  • Zhiguo LiEmail author


In an uncertain bimatrix game, different uncertain equilibrium strategies have been proposed based on different criterions, such as expected value criterion, optimistic value criterion and uncertain measure criterion. This paper further presents an uncertain bimatrix game with Hurwicz criterion and defines a new solution concept Hurwicz Nash equilibrium. Furthermore, its existence theorem is also proved, and a sufficient and necessary condition is presented to find the Hurwicz Nash equilibrium. Finally, an example is provided for illustrating the usefulness of Hurwicz Nash equilibrium.


Uncertainty theory Uncertain game Nash equilibrium Hurwicz criterion 



This work was supported by The National Social Science Fund of China (Project No.: 17BGL203).

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of ManagementChongqing Technology and Business UniversityChongqingChina

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