We say that an alternative is socially acceptable if the number of individuals that rank it among their most preferred half of the alternatives is at least as large as the number of individuals that rank it among the least preferred half. We show that there exists a unique scoring rule that always selects a subset of socially acceptable alternatives.
|Number of pages||11|
|Journal||Social Choice and Welfare|
|State||Published - 1 Aug 2018|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Social Sciences (miscellaneous)
- Economics and Econometrics