A Model of a Sudden-Death Field-Goal Football Game as a Sequential Duel
Siddhartha Sahi and
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Siddhartha Sahi: Princeton University
No 751, Cowles Foundation Discussion Papers from Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University
This paper introduces a highly simplified version of "sudden-death" scoring. The basic game is as follows. With equal probability the teams toss to see who gets the ball. The team with the ball can either run or try to kick a field goal. The first team to score wins the game.
Keywords: Tactical combat; war and defense; football; sequential dual (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Note: CFP 707.
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Published in Mathematical Social Sciences (1988), 15: 205-215
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