IBCM monotonicity, Schulze example (was Re: [EM] Tideman and GMC)

Steve Eppley SEppley at alumni.caltech.edu
Sat May 13 09:35:17 PDT 2000

Markus S wrote:
> In so far as IBCM is a successive elimination method, it is
> not obvious that IBCM meets monotonicity. Could you please
> demonstrate that IBCM meets monotonicity?

That's certainly worth doing, or trying, when I find time.  I 
haven't looked at this yet.

> I couldn't find in the archives Mike's example where the Schulze
> method chooses a Pareto inferior candidate. Could you please
> repost this example?

I didn't make that claim about Mike's example.  See another 
message I just posted for the example in question.

---Steve     (Steve Eppley    seppley at alumni.caltech.edu)

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