Criteria for Proportional Representation

Balinski, M.L. & Young, H.P. (1976). Criteria for Proportional Representation. IIASA Research Report. IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria: RR-76-020


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Methods to allocate seats in proportional representation systems are investigated in terms of several underlying common-sense properties. In particular, the idea of stability is introduced, and the method of Jefferson (or d'Hondt) is characterized.

Item Type: Monograph (IIASA Research Report)
Research Programs: System and Decision Sciences - Core (SDS)
Depositing User: IIASA Import
Date Deposited: 15 Jan 2016 01:43
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2021 17:08

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