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Minimax regret decision criteria

A manager has developed a payoff table that indicates the profits associated with a set of alternatives under 2 possible states of nature:
Alternative Situation 1 Situation 2
1 10 2
2 -2 8
3 8 5
If the manager uses minimax regret as the decision criterion, which of the alternatives would be indicated?

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The solution provides step by step method for the preparation of minimax regret pay off table and helps to take decision on the basis of minimax regret decision criterion.