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### Game Theory Voting

I am having some difficulty in solving the following problem. I was wondering whether someone would be kind enough to sketch a solution or even better to solve the whole game. Thanks Suppose that ...
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### Calculate the Ranks of Candidates based on Votes and Total Candidates

What is the formula to calculate the rank of each candidate when I have the total candidates and votes secured by each? I've managed the percentage part, but calculating the rank has me stuck. Id be ...
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### Decide the most favorable candidate

Consider an election voting process where people need to elect a representative among n number of candidates. Is there an approach to determine the most favorable option? Voting just a single person ...
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### Stability under supremum of sets of social choice function with single peaked preferences

Here is a question emerging from reading Moulin, H. (1980). On strategy-proofness and single peakedness. Public Choice, 35(4), 437â€“455. The setting is as follows: A non-empty finite set of ...
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### Does Arrow's Theorem apply when choosing a single best candidate?

According to Wiki, Arrow's Impossibility Theorem proves that we cannot create a social welfare function that obeys unanimity, non-dictatorship, and IIA. However, in real elections, we want to choose ...
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### What is the general formula for electoral districts tying.

I apologize if this question is a bit of a read. (You might want to get a frosty beverage.) Professor Alan Natapoff of MIT demonstrated, if 9 Voters are districted into 3 electoral districts of 3 ...
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### Gibbardâ€“Satterthwaite Theorem versus Arrow Theorem

Arrow Theorem is a very classical result in social choice theory, stating very roughly that any reasonable voting procedure is either dictatorial or subject to tactical voting. More precisely, there ...