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The Condorcet jury theorem and extension of the franchise with rationally ignorant voters

  • Ruth Ben-Yashar

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  • Mor Zahavi

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Public Choice.

Volume (Year): 148 (2011)
Issue (Month): 3 (September)
Pages: 435-443

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Handle: RePEc:kap:pubcho:v:148:y:2011:i:3:p:435-443
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