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Choice Functions on Tree Quasi-Orders

  • F. R. McMorrisEmail author
  • R. C. Powers
Chapter
Part of the Springer Optimization and Its Applications book series (SOIA, volume 92)

Abstract

The domain of social choice functions is extended to tree quasi-orders, and versions of the theorems of Arrow, Muller–Satterthwaite, and Gibbard–Satterthwaite are proved in this setting.

Keywords

Choice function Consensus function Tree quasi-order Strategy-proof 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Applied MathematicsIllinois Institute of TechnologyChicgoUSA
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsUniversity of LouisvilleLouisvilleUSA

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