Voter Satisfaction Maximization in Problems of Resource Allocation

Helmer, O. (1978). Voter Satisfaction Maximization in Problems of Resource Allocation. IIASA Working Paper. IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria: WP-78-025


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This paper describes a group method of allocating a given resource budget over a set of n items. The method frequently satisfies considerably more than half of the votes cast by the members of the group, "satisfies" in the sense of allocating to an item at least the amount asked for by the voter.

Item Type: Monograph (IIASA Working Paper)
Research Programs: General Research (GEN)
Depositing User: IIASA Import
Date Deposited: 15 Jan 2016 01:44
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2021 17:08

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