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Multiple votes, ballot truncation and the two-party system: an experiment

  • Arnaud Dellis


  • Sean D’Evelyn


  • Katerina Sherstyuk


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Article provided by Springer in its journal Social Choice and Welfare.

Volume (Year): 37 (2011)
Issue (Month): 2 (July)
Pages: 171-200

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