AbstractA committee decides by unanimity whether to accept the current alternative, or to continue costly search. Alternatives are described by several distinct attributes. Each committee member privately assesses the quality of one attribute (her \
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Committee; Search; Specialization; Interdependent Values; Voting; Partisanship;
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