2. Solution Methods for Matrix Games

  1. E. N. Barron

Published Online: 15 FEB 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118032398.ch2

Game Theory: An Introduction

Game Theory: An Introduction

How to Cite

Barron, E. N. (2007) Solution Methods for Matrix Games, in Game Theory: An Introduction, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118032398.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 FEB 2011
  2. Published Print: 26 DEC 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470171325

Online ISBN: 9781118032398



  • matrix games;
  • invertible matrix games;
  • symmetric games;
  • linear programming;
  • simplex method


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Solution of Some Special Games

  • Invertible Matrix Games

  • Symmetric Games

  • Matrix Games and Linear Programming

  • Linear Programming and the Simplex Method (Optional)

  • A Game Theory Model of Economic Growth (Optional)