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The impact of indifferent voters on the likelihood of some voting paradoxes

  • Merlin, Vincent
  • Valognes, Fabrice

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Mathematical Social Sciences.

Volume (Year): 48 (2004)
Issue (Month): 3 (November)
Pages: 343-361

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