On allocating seats to parties and districts: apportionments
The paper presents the problem of choosing the representatives in an assembly when the whole electoral region is subdivided into electoral districts. Because of the two dimensions, geographical (districts) and political (parties), the problem is called bi-apportionment. The main focus of the paper is to discuss fairness and proportionality axioms as well as their implementation.
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- Marjorie B. Gassner, 1991. "Biproportional Delegations," Journal of Theoretical Politics, SAGE Publishing, vol. 3(3), pages 321-342, July.
- Brams, Steven J., 1990. "Constrained Approval Voting: A Voting System To Elect A Governing Board," Working Papers 90-28, C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University.
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