[EM] Fixing IRV

Forest Simmons fsimmons at pcc.edu
Fri Aug 10 13:46:08 PDT 2001

Here's another way to fix IRV:

At each stage of the runoff eliminate the candidate with the greatest
pairwise defeat.

This method is very close to minmax, but not quite the same.

It can be carried out with the pairwise matrix, so it is summable in that


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