
Economics Economics Forum  Financial Mathematics, Econometrics, Operations Research, Mathematical Finance, Computational Finance 
 LinkBack  Thread Tools  Display Modes 
October 11th, 2018, 07:43 PM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Sep 2018 From: Alexandria, Virginia Posts: 1 Thanks: 0  Pure strategy in Game Theory
Hello. One of the very basic questions I have in Game Theory is about Pure strategy. Based on the reading as I understand it, "Pure Strategy is the only strategy for the player which is also the winning strategy." Am I correct about this understanding? On the other hand, Mixed strategy is availability of several strategies the player could use against the opponents? Am I correct about this? Thank you in advance. K 
October 11th, 2018, 11:45 PM  #2 
Senior Member Joined: Oct 2009 Posts: 912 Thanks: 354 
Do you have a reference for this? The way I understand it, is that a mixed strategy is random, nondeterministic and makes use of probabilities. A pure strategy is deterministic. Maybe there are other definitions? 

Tags 
game, pure, strategy, theory 
Thread Tools  
Display Modes  

Similar Threads  
Thread  Thread Starter  Forum  Replies  Last Post 
Discover game of Hex winnin strategy  Imprenditore5  Topology  1  November 29th, 2017 08:41 AM 
Is there a strategy to win this game?  neelmodi  Economics  5  November 10th, 2015 12:48 PM 
Winning Strategy of A Card Game  tagitables  Advanced Statistics  1  February 22nd, 2012 02:23 PM 
Game : winning strategy  Bogauss  Advanced Statistics  21  February 12th, 2012 11:17 AM 
Gambling game : best strategy?  Bogauss  Advanced Statistics  32  November 16th, 2011 06:57 PM 