Mathematics and democracy: Designing better voting and fair-division procedures

Steven J. Brams

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    This essay is adapted, with permission, from Steven J. Brams, Mathematics and Democracy: Designing Better Voting and Fair-Division Procedures (Princeton University Press, 2008). The book offers a detailed development of the ideas discussed herein.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)1666-1670
    Number of pages5
    JournalMathematical and Computer Modelling
    Issue number9-10
    StatePublished - Nov 2008


    • Democracy
    • Fair-division procedures
    • Mechanism design
    • Normative analysis
    • Voting procedures

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Modeling and Simulation
    • Computer Science Applications


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