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Welfare Reducing Polls


  • Jacob Goeree


  • Jens Großer



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  • Jacob Goeree & Jens Großer, 2007. "Welfare Reducing Polls," Economic Theory, Springer;Society for the Advancement of Economic Theory (SAET), vol. 31(1), pages 51-68, April.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:joecth:v:31:y:2007:i:1:p:51-68 DOI: 10.1007/s00199-006-0082-x

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    1. David P. Myatt, 2000. "The New Theory of Strategic Voting," Econometric Society World Congress 2000 Contributed Papers 1586, Econometric Society.
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    Strategic voting; Costly participation; Correlated preferences; Polls; Toss-up elections; C70; D72;

    JEL classification:

    • C70 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Game Theory and Bargaining Theory - - - General
    • D72 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making - - - Political Processes: Rent-seeking, Lobbying, Elections, Legislatures, and Voting Behavior


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