A Non-empty Core May Not Coincide with the Uncovered Set in Spatial Voting Situations
AbstractIn this note it is shown that in contradiction to the well-known claim in Cox (AJPS, 1987) (repeated in a number of subsequent works), the uncovered set in a spatial voting situation does not necessarily coincide with the core even when the core is non-empty.
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spatial voting models; uncovered set; core; stable set;
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