The Mathematics of Coordinated Inference
A Study of Generalized Hat Problems
||Hardin, Christopher S.|
Taylor, Alan D.
|Series title:||Developments in Mathematics Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $109.00|
| Book Description: |
Two prisoners are told that they will be brought to a room and seated so that each can see the other. Hats will be placed on their heads; each hat is either red or green. The two prisoners must simultaneously submit a guess of their own hat color, and they both go free if at least one of them guesses correctly. While no communication is allowed once the hats have been placed, they will, however, be allowed to have a strategy session before being brought to the room. Is there a...