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Studies in Choice and Welfare

Voting Power and Procedures

Essays in Honour of Dan Felsenthal and Moshé Machover

Editors: Fara, Rudolf, Leech, Dennis, Salles, Maurice (Eds.)

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  • Presents new research results on voting and voting procedures from leading experts
  • Shows new developments on the foundations of power measurement
  • Introduces new voting methods
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This collection of essays honouring Dan Felsenthal and Moshé Machover reconsiders foundational aspects of the measurement of voting power. The specific case of voting power in two-tier systems - for instance the US system and the EU system - is analysed. Furthermore major power indices - Penrose, Banzhaf, Shapley-Shubik and others are revisited. The book proposes new voting procedures and studies well-known procedures and/or apportionment methods either from a technical or historical point of view.

Table of contents (23 chapters)

Table of contents (23 chapters)

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eBook $139.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-05158-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $169.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-05157-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $179.00
price for USA in USD
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at +1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week). Pre-ordered printed titles are excluded from promotions.
  • Due: October 28, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-319-35882-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Voting Power and Procedures
Book Subtitle
Essays in Honour of Dan Felsenthal and Moshé Machover
Editors
  • Rudolf Fara
  • Dennis Leech
  • Maurice Salles
Series Title
Studies in Choice and Welfare
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-05158-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-05158-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-05157-4
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-35882-6
Series ISSN
1614-0311
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 397
Number of Illustrations
74 b/w illustrations
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