José Carlos R., Alcantud and Rocío, de Andrés and José Manuel, Cascón (2011): Measurement of consensus with a reference.
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In this work we contribute to the formal analysis of the measurement of consensus in a society. Instead of approaching the topic from an absolute perspective we are concerned with a practical application: the proposal of a decision mechanism with respect to which consensus is measured. Surprisingly this produces a powerful unifying model, a restriction of which is deeply analysed. We also study the axiomatic properties of particular expressions for consensus with various salient social rules as a reference.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Measurement of consensus with a reference|
|Keywords:||Consensus; coherence; measurement; Borda rule; Copeland rule|
|Subjects:||D - Microeconomics > D7 - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making > D71 - Social Choice ; Clubs ; Committees ; Associations|
|Depositing User:||Jose Carlos R. Alcantud|
|Date Deposited:||11. Jul 2011 15:55|
|Last Modified:||21. Feb 2013 01:54|
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