The Source of Some Paradoxes from Social Choice and Probability

Saari, D.G. (1986). The Source of Some Paradoxes from Social Choice and Probability. IIASA Collaborative Paper. IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria: CP-86-025


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This paper offers a powerful, simple method for understanding many "paradoxes" in social choice and probability theory. The approach is a geometrical one; the underlying principle emerges from a wide variety of examples ranging from elections and agenda manipulation to gambling and conditional probabilities.

Item Type: Monograph (IIASA Collaborative Paper)
Research Programs: System and Decision Sciences - Core (SDS)
Depositing User: IIASA Import
Date Deposited: 15 Jan 2016 01:57
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2021 17:12

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