Election Theory


Single Winner Theory Single Winner Elections try to find one candidate for one seat. Multi Winner Theory
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About the Election Theory category 1 June 11, 2018
Score-Bucklin: score several candidates, and if nobody has a majority of points, your 2nd rank scores are added in, etc 8 October 13, 2019
A simple method of electing a proportional representative legislature or any multimember body 23 October 11, 2019
Is SPAV easier to hand-count than most PR methods? 5 October 7, 2019
An alternative to SPAV 7 October 6, 2019
New Cardinal PR idea: Use Statistics 4 October 5, 2019
STAR made clone-resistant is a Condorcet method (Ranked Score, Sorted Margins) 1 October 4, 2019
How to incorporate STAR's runoff into a cardinal PR method? 2 October 3, 2019
Goals/Objectives Must Take Precedence Over Criteria 2 October 4, 2019
Asset Voting and Government Formation 24 September 29, 2019
Compatibility of ULC, IIB, and IIA 4 September 27, 2019
Filling Vacancies in PR Systems 32 September 27, 2019
Can someone please confirm my existing beliefs for me? 17 September 26, 2019
New Terms for Old Criteria 7 September 26, 2019
Interpretations of one person, one vote 7 September 26, 2019
STAR Voting with an optional runoff 4 September 26, 2019
A Simplified Simple Approach to Partisan Proportional Representation, motivated by desire to prevent spurious body majority--Two versions 43 September 24, 2019
A compromise between Vote Unitarity and Thiele PR methods 51 September 23, 2019
Score Voting, but any candidate who gets a 0 (or isn't scored) by a majority of voters can't win (unless nobody can win) 5 September 23, 2019
Different reweighting for RRV and the concept of Vote Unitarity 145 September 23, 2019
Utilitarian Sum vs Monroe Selection 130 September 23, 2019
Interesting example where Apportioned Score Voting fails one interpretation of PR 6 September 21, 2019
Could cardinal PR result in less candidate-centric voting than STV? 27 September 20, 2019
Tactical nomination 38 September 18, 2019
What if Score Voting was done with percentages? 29 September 18, 2019
Scaling vs. capping for hand-counting Sequentially Spent Score and whether that makes it worse than other cardinal PR methods 1 September 18, 2019
Do more proportional PR methods have bad worst-case scenarios? 26 September 17, 2019
How could we do a poll to test cardinal PR systems? 1 September 17, 2019
Could strategically forced compromise create positively impactful political integration? 1 September 16, 2019
Mixed Member Proportional + Approval? 11 September 13, 2019