Accession Number:

ADA595936

Title:

A Continuous Colonel Blotto Game

Descriptive Note:

Research memo

Corporate Author:

RAND PROJECT AIR FORCE SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1950-06-17

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

Colonel Blotto and the enemy are confronted with the following situation Colonel Blotto has at his disposal a total of B 0 units of attack, capable of continuous partition whereas the enemy has E 0 units of like character. They are to attack simultaneously and in full force a set of n hills of different value, such that the payoff by the enemy to C. B. for the jth hill is asub j 0 if Blottos forces exceed his there, -asub j if the enemys exceed Blottos, and 0 otherwise. How should they play

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Subject Categories:

  • Operations Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE