Teraoka-type two-person nonzero-sum silent duel
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The paper discusses a silent nonzero-sum duel between two players each of whom has a single bullet. The duel is terminated at a random time in [0, 1] given by a cumulative distribution function. It is shown that the game has a unique Nash equilibrium under a wide range of possible payoff values for simultaneous firing. This contrasts with a very similar game considered by Teraoka for which there are many Nash equilibria.
Key WordsNonzero-sum games Nash equilibria games of timing silent duels
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