A Distribution Inequality For Martingales with Bounded Symmetric Differences

  • Loren D. Pitt
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We discuss (with some generalizations) the question of optimal strategies for the game of red-and-black with a fixed goal, with fixed subfair odds, and with both the size of legal bets allowed and the playing time limited.


Optimal Strategy Playing Time Legal Limit Stochastic Game Flawed Treatment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Loren D. Pitt
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of VirginiaCharlottesvilleUSA

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