Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

2013 Edition
| Editors: Saul I. Gass, Michael C. Fu

Payoff Matrix

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-1153-7_200585

For a zero-sum, two-person game, the payoff matrix is an m × n matrix of real numbers with the entry aij representing the payoff to the maximizing player if the maximizing player plays strategy i and the minimizing player plays strategy j.


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