Catch-Up: A Rule That Makes Service Sports More Competitive

Steven J. Brams, Mehmet Ismail, D. Marc Kilgour, Walter Stromquist

Research output: Working paper / PreprintWorking paper

Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 2016

JEL classifications

  • c72 - Noncooperative Games
  • d63 - Equity, Justice, Inequality, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement
  • l83 - "Sports; Gambling; Recreation; Tourism"


  • sports rules
  • service sports
  • Markov processes
  • competitiveness
  • fairness
  • strategy-proofness

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