Majority vote following a debate
Voters determine their preferences over alternatives based on cases (or arguments) that are raised in the public debate. Each voter is characterized by a matrix, measuring how much support each case lends to each alternative, and her ranking is additive in cases. We show that the majority vote in such a society can be any function from sets of cases to binary relations over alternatives. A similar result holds for voting with quota in the case of two alternatives. Copyright Springer-Verlag 2004
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Volume (Year): 23 (2004)
Issue (Month): 1 (08)
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