A comparison between the methods of apportionment using power indices: the case of the U.S. presidential elections
In this paper, we compare five well-known methods of apportionment, the ones by Adams, Dean, Hill, Webster and Jefferson. The criteria used for this comparison is the minimization of a distance between a power vector and a population vector. The power is measured with the well-known Banzhaf power in...
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THEMA (THéorie Economique, Modélisation et Applications), Université de Cergy-Pontoise
|Data of publication:||2011|
THEMA Working Papers
|Online Access:||available in Bonn?|
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