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Anonymous, neutral and reversal symmetric majority rules

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  • Daniela Bubboloni

    (Dipartimento di Scienze per l'Economia e l'Impresa, Universita' degli Studi di Firenze)

  • Michele Gori

    (Dipartimento di Scienze per l'Economia e l'Impresa, Universita' degli Studi di Firenze)

Abstract

In the standard arrovian framework and under the assumptions that individual preferences and social outcomes are linear orders over the set of alternatives, we provide necessary and sufficient conditions for the existence of anonymous, neutral and reversal symmetric rules and for the existence of anonymous, neutral, reversal symmetric majority rules

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  • Daniela Bubboloni & Michele Gori, 2013. "Anonymous, neutral and reversal symmetric majority rules," Working Papers - Mathematical Economics 2013-05, Universita' degli Studi di Firenze, Dipartimento di Scienze per l'Economia e l'Impresa.
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    1. Daniela Bubboloni & Michele Gori, 2014. "Anonymous and neutral majority rules," Social Choice and Welfare, Springer;The Society for Social Choice and Welfare, vol. 43(2), pages 377-401, August.
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    1. Bubboloni, Daniela & Gori, Michele, 2015. "Symmetric majority rules," Mathematical Social Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 76(C), pages 73-86.

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    Keywords

    Social welfare function; anonymity; neutrality; reversal symmetry; majority; linear order; group theory;
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    • D71 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making - - - Social Choice; Clubs; Committees; Associations

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