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Mostly Sunny: A Forecast of Tomorrow's Power Index Research

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  • Sascha Kurz

    (University of Bayreuth, Germany)

  • Nicola Maaser

    (University of Bremen, Germany)

  • Stefan Napel

    (University of Bayreuth, Germany, and University of Turku, Finland)

  • and Matthias Weber

    (University of Amsterdam)

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    Abstract

    wer index research has been a very active field in the last decades. Will this continue or are all the important questions solved? We argue that there are still many opportunities to conduct useful research with and on power indices. Positive and normative questions keep calling for theoretical and empirical attention. Technical and technological improvements are likely to boost applicability

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    Paper provided by Tinbergen Institute in its series Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers with number 14-058/I.

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    Date of creation: 09 May 2014
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    Keywords: power index analysis; economic perspectives and methodology; committee voting; optimal voting rule;

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