Essays about: "preference aggregation"

Found 3 essays containing the words preference aggregation.

  1. 1. DEMOCRACY AND REPRESENTATION FOR PUBLIC GOODS How democracies create conditions for provisions of public goods

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Viktor Eklöf Eriksson; [2019-08-29]
    Keywords : Public goods; democracy; preference aggregation; representation; climate change mitigation;

    Abstract : Purpose. The purpose of this thesis is to investigate if it is reasonable that democracies create conditions for provisions of public goods. Democracies are argued to create conditions for public goods provisions by aggregating citizens preferences through representation. READ MORE

  2. 2. On Social Choice in Social Networks

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Kommunikationssystem

    Author : Ema Becirovic; [2017]
    Keywords : Social Choice; Social Networks; Voting; Preference Aggregation; Empathy; Decision Making;

    Abstract : Kollektiva beslut blir en del av vardagen när grupper av människor står inför val. Vi anpassar ofta våra personliga övertygelser med hänsyn till våra vänner. Vi är naturligt beroende av lyckan hos dem som står oss nära. READ MORE

  3. 3. Aggregation of Group Prioritisations for Energy Rationing with an Additive Group Decision Model : A Case Study of the Swedish Emergency Preparedness Planning in case of Power Shortage

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Avdelningen för informations- och kommunikationssystem

    Author : Rebecca Petersen; [2016]
    Keywords : Energy rationing; decision analysis; preference aggregation rules; Monte-Carlo simulation; correlation analysis.;

    Abstract : The backbone of our industrialised society and economy is electricity. To avoid a catastrophic situation, a plan for how to act during a power shortage is crucial. Previous research shows that decision models provide support to decision makers providing efficient energy rationing during power shortages in the Netherlands, United States and Canada. READ MORE