Sincere Scoring Rules
AbstractApproval Voting is shown to be the unique scoring rule that leads strategic voters to sincere behavior of three candidates elections in Poisson Games. However, Approval Voting can lead to insincere behavior in elections with more than three candidates.
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Sincerity; Approval Voting; Scoring rules; Poisson Games;
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