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A geometric examination of Kemeny's rule

2000
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Social Choice and Welfare
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By using geometry,

doi:10.1007/s003550050171
fatcat:rqc2arwk6jgcpah6mctviimbqu
*a*fairly complete analysis*of**Kemeny's**rule*(KR) is obtained. ... Le Breton for his conversations about*Kemeny's**rule*. ordering.) An attractive aspect*of**Kemeny's**Rule*(KR) is*Kemeny's*claim that his societal ranking is the"closest" to the wishes*of*the voters. ... Kemeny distance and KR*Kemeny's*choice*of**a*distance makes precise the sense that, say,*a*1 1*a*2 1*a*3 is closer to*a*2 1*a*1 1*a*3 than to*a*2 1*a*3 1*a*1 . ...##
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Page 5189 of Mathematical Reviews Vol. , Issue 2001G
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2001
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Mathematical Reviews
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Ivar Petersen (ES-AOS-

*A*; Tallinn) 20012:91046 91B12 Saari, Donald G. (1-NW; Evanston, IL); Merlin, Vincent R. (F-CAEN-CR; Caen)*A**geometric**examination**of**Kemeny’s**rule*. (English summary) Soc. ... Using*a**geometric*method developed by D. Saari, the authors an- alyze*Kemeny’s**rule*. The results reveal some interesting properties*of*the*rule*. ...##
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Robust Multidimensional Welfare Comparisons: One Vector of Weights, One Vote

2013
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Social Science Research Network
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With this voting construct in mind,

doi:10.2139/ssrn.2264748
fatcat:3quqouwv2rhfnevtmuva33o5ku
*a**rule*for aggregating the preferences*of*many plausible choices*of*weights, suitably weighted by the importance attached to them, is proposed. ... An axiomatic characterization*of*the*rule*is provided, and its computational implementation is developed. ...*Kemeny's**Rule*In an important paper, Kemeny [20] introduced*a**rule*which I will refer to as*Kemeny's**rule*. 5 Given*a*set*of*individual rankings,*Kemeny's**rule*produces*a*ranking (referred to as "Kemeny-optimal ...##
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A probabilistic evaluation framework for preference aggregation reflecting group homogeneity

2018
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Mathematical Social Sciences
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Finally, we investigate our framework by comparing aggregation

doi:10.1016/j.mathsocsci.2018.09.001
fatcat:iwwtgfuqonfztcyesggmhtrwme
*rules*in*a*simulation study. ... Groups differ in the homogeneity*of*their members' preferences. ...*Kemeny's**rule*: 15 Given*a*profile R := (R 1 , . . . , R n ) ∈ R n , the idea*of**Kemeny's**rule*is to choose that consensus order Q ∈ R that minimizes the sum*of*the distances d(R i , Q) to the individual ...##
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Assent-maximizing social choice

2011
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Social Choice and Welfare
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Our methods generalize the well-known Kemeny

doi:10.1007/s00355-011-0614-6
fatcat:yiwz7yyqbbdxfd5tmxofftdwuy
*Rule*. In the Kemeny*Rule*it is known*a*priori that the subset*of*feasible alternatives will be*a*pair. ... We define*a*family*of*social choice*rules*that depend on the population's preferences and on the probability distribution over the sets*of*feasible alternatives that the society will face. ... Their group theoretic structure is an alternative to*examining*the*geometric*structure*of*the equivalence classes for scoring*rules*as studied by Saari (1994). ...##
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Random walks on weighted networks: Exploring local and non-local navigation strategies
[article]

2019
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arXiv
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pre-print

We present

arXiv:1901.05609v1
fatcat:e55uny3ysra6zh7angojba6go4
*a*general approach to analyzing these strategies by defining the dynamics as*a*discrete time Markovian process with probabilities*of*transition expressed in terms*of**a*symmetric matrix*of*weights ... Our results allow to study and compare on the same basis the global dynamics*of*different types*of*random walk strategies. ... from its simple*rules*. ...##
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Explaining All Three-Alternative Voting Outcomes

1999
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Journal of Economic Theory
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., runoffs,

doi:10.1006/jeth.1999.2541
fatcat:ophbd7tymvefjdkyp7si5o5ohi
*Kemeny's**rule*, and Copeland's method). It is shown how to identify, interpret, and construct all profiles supporting each paradox. ... Among new conclusions, it is shown why*a*standard for the field, the Condorcet winner, is seriously flawed. ... This charge applies to agendas, the Copeland Method,*Kemeny's**rule*, and many others. ...##
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Lewis Carroll, Voting, and the Taxicab Metric

2010
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The College Mathematics Journal
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For

doi:10.4169/074683410x510308
fatcat:2nydrj2xnzf3jeu6fbhm5bnvie
*a*wonderful account*of*the way in which these events shaped Dogson's work in elections, see Duncan Black's discussion in Theory*of*Committees and Elections [2] . ... By his third pamphlet,*A*Method*of*Taking Votes on More Than Two Issues [3], Dodgson displays an amazing insight into many*of*the fundamental issues that have shaped modern social choice theory. ...*rule*[7] . ...##
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Automated Rating of Financial and Economic Condition of Companies

2015
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Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences
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relevant set

doi:10.5901/mjss.2015.v6n5s4p297
fatcat:k2te2f5esjdx5jsymmyyhzyjza
*of*criteria into*a*single integral criterion. ... The suggested solution may be used as*a*prototype*of**a*commercial automated system, which allows the customer to specify requirements in respect*of*the created system, and which allows the developer to ... The hierarchical analysis method suggested by Saaty is*a*closed logical construction, which allows to analyze diverse serious problems with simple*rules*(Saaty, 1989) . ...##
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Page 2628 of Mathematical Reviews Vol. , Issue Subject Index
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Mathematical Reviews
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(English summary) 2001¢:91063
— Mathematical structure

*of*voting paradoxes. II. Positional voting. (English summary) 2001e:91064 — (with Merlin, Vincent R.)*A**geometric**examination**of**Kemeny’s**rule*. ...*A*comparison*of*Dodgson's method and*Kemeny’s**rule*. (English summary) 2001m:91050 Regenwetter, Michel see Doignon, Jean-Paul et al., (2001d:91001) Saari, Donald G. ...##
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Living with a New Mathematical Species
[chapter]

1988
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A Computer Science Reader
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our roots is

doi:10.1007/978-1-4419-8726-6_9
fatcat:lkkkrqwzbnbu5fno3byzuqz2gq
*a*natural consequence*of*increasing mathematical maturity. ... The history*of*mathematics can be viewed as*a*counterpoint between the finite and the infinite, between the discrete and the continuous. ... What is not yet so common is to*examine*critically the effect*of*applying to mathematics pedagogy computer systems that are only capable*of*following*rules*or matching templates. ...##
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Living with a new mathematical species

1986
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The Mathematical intelligencer
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our roots is

doi:10.1007/bf03026833
fatcat:df5oecnxkzeutkatppttrwagqq
*a*natural consequence*of*increasing mathematical maturity. ... The history*of*mathematics can be viewed as*a*counterpoint between the finite and the infinite, between the discrete and the continuous. ... What is not yet so common is to*examine*critically the effect*of*applying to mathematics pedagogy computer systems that are only capable*of*following*rules*or matching templates. ...##
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Voting with rubber bands, weights, and strings

2012
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Mathematical Social Sciences
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Rubber band voting machines We'll consider voting

doi:10.1016/j.mathsocsci.2011.08.003
fatcat:d4xegosvvzbzdez6d77l6x4agm
*rules*for which*A*is*a*finite set*of*alternatives, and*a*ballot consists*of**a*strict ranking (linear ordering)*of*A's members. ... We introduce some new voting*rules*based on*a*spatial version*of*the median in R k known as the mediancentre, or Fermat-Weber point. ... Then it selects the ranking σ identified with the permutahedron vertex b closest to M . 5*Kemeny's**rule*and approval voting Moreover, the interpretation applies to quite*a*broad class*of*voting*rules*...##
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Democracy and Social Choice: A Response to Saari

2003
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Social Science Research Network
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*of*

*Kemeny's*

*Rule*," Social Choice and Welfare 17 (2000) : 403-438. ... Again, such insights are friendly amendments, not objections. 16 16 Saari has presented the argument discussed here in several publications, in particular in Saari and Vincent Merlin, "

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*Geometric*

*Examination*...

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Information Operations Recognition: from Nonlinear Analysis to Decision-making
[article]

2019
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arXiv
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pre-print

The book is addressed to

arXiv:1901.10876v2
fatcat:la2d5dgya5ft7nuispo7es3adq
*a*broad circle*of*specialists from information technology and security domains. ... The book provides*a*detailed description*of*mathematical principles*of*information operations recognition, based on mathematical statistics, nonlinear dynamics, complex networks theory, information and ... Condorcet*rule*, Markov chains, and*Kemeny's*method allow us to avoid such explicit transitions from ranks to ratios. Existing methods:*a*brief overview Condorcet*rule*. ...
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