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Unformatted text preview: are constructing a new method, we would prefer to satisfy as many Fairness Criteria as possible. Definition: We say a method violates a criterion if it does not hold for all possible situations it comes up. We say method satisfies a criterion if it does. Examples: “Borda Count violates Majority Criterion” “Plurality satisfies Majority Criterion” Method 4: Pairwise Comparison For every pair of candidates, start a fight. For each ballot, give the votes to whoever is higher. After all the head­to­head fights, give points to candidates from each fight. Winner ­ 1 point...
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This document was uploaded on 03/13/2014 for the course MA 103 at N.C. State.

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