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Geometric Interpretation of the Potential Function of a Game

One geometric interpretation of (at least one term of) the potential function I've come across is as the Riemann-approximated area under an individual player's cost as a function of the number of ...
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Cross derivatives of payoff functions in potential games

In Monderer and Shapley (1996) (pdf) there is the following theorem. The next theorem is well-known (and very useful). THEOREM 4.5 Let $\Gamma$ be a game in which the strategy sets are ...
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How to solve for the potential of a cournot duopoly problem?

So i have this question And i have no clue on how to get to verifying that that function on the answer sheet is a potential Cournot game. I started answering the question like this, but then i got ...
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