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Optimal sequential decision architectures and the robustness of hierarchies and polyarchies


  • Winston Koh



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  • Winston Koh, 2005. "Optimal sequential decision architectures and the robustness of hierarchies and polyarchies," Social Choice and Welfare, Springer;The Society for Social Choice and Welfare, vol. 24(3), pages 397-411, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:sochwe:v:24:y:2005:i:3:p:397-411
    DOI: 10.1007/s00355-003-0304-0

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    1. Roland Kirstein, "undated". "The Condorcet Jury-Theorem with Two Independent Error-Probabilities," German Working Papers in Law and Economics 2006-1-1154, Berkeley Electronic Press.
    2. Ruth Ben-Yashar & Winston Koh & Shmuel Nitzan, 2012. "Is specialization desirable in committee decision making?," Theory and Decision, Springer, vol. 72(3), pages 341-357, March.

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