[EM] I need an example of Condorcet method being subjected to the spoiler effect if any
rbj at audioimagination.com
Thu Jan 21 11:01:38 PST 2010
well, since no one else responded...
On Jan 21, 2010, at 9:21 AM, Kathy Dopp wrote:
> Thanks Kristofer for the explanations. Do you know a good place that
> discusses the Ranked Pairs method of resolving cycles, or all the
> methods of resolving cycles?
Wikipedia. maybe start with http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/
Voting_systems and see what you find from there.
> I would still like an example of a
> spoiler in Condorcet no matter how unlikely if possible.
the spoiler would have to either push a nicely resolved election with
a CW into a cycle and have the cycle resolved so that the earlier CW
does not win or, if the election was in a cycle in the first place
(but resolved to pick some winner), the spoiler would have to cause
the election algorithm to choose a different winner (and not the
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