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How to predict election winners from a poll

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  • P. L. H. Yu
  • K. Lam

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Suppose that we have k candidates in an election and that the top m winners will be elected. Assume that the voters can select up to m (

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  • P. L. H. Yu & K. Lam, 1997. "How to predict election winners from a poll," Journal of Applied Statistics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 24(1), pages 11-24.
  • Handle: RePEc:taf:japsta:v:24:y:1997:i:1:p:11-24
    DOI: 10.1080/02664769723855
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    1. Paap, Richard & van Nierop, Erjen & van Heerde, Harald J. & Wedel, Michel & Franses, Philip Hans & Alsem, Karel Jan, 2005. "Consideration sets, intentions and the inclusion of "don't know" in a two-stage model for voter choice," International Journal of Forecasting, Elsevier, vol. 21(1), pages 53-71.

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