[Election-Methods] pizza and consensus
scott at open-vote.org
Mon Dec 31 02:22:19 PST 2007
Jonathan Lundell wrote:
> (That points up another problem with the pizza example: nobody ever
> seems to go to a pizza parlor with individual portions, or
> heterogeneous pizzas. But that's another problem.)
> I wonder if there isn't a better simple example out there in which
> voting is a better strategy than the alternatives.
The pizza example does have one nice property: it is very obviously a
situation in which winner-take-all and plurality are extremely stupid.
If you're talking about voting systems to make the same point, it's a
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