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Studies in Choice and Welfare
We propose a new voting system, satisfaction approval voting (SAV), for multiwinner elections, in which voters can approve of as many candidates or as many parties as they like. However, the winners are not those who receive the most votes, as under approval voting (AV), but those who maximize the sum of the satisfaction scores of all voters, where a voter's satisfaction score is the fraction of his or her approved candidates who are elected. SAV may give a different outcome from AV-in fact,doi:10.1007/978-3-319-05158-1_18 fatcat:wizmwbg44jehxgizpojk4e2tta