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Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Lewis & Clark Law Review. 2022, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p437-465. 29p.

Abstract: Tbis Article suggests several important practical reforms in bow we choose our President and Vice President. It first identifies problems with tbe Electoral College system, and proposes solutions tbat would not require a constitutional amendment. Tbe A...

Politically Viable U.S. Electoral College Reform.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Statistics, Politics & Policy. Jun2022, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p119-143. 25p.


Abstract: The U.S. Electoral College's winner-take-all method of awarding electoral votes creates a high susceptibility to disputes and errors, but past reform attempts have glossed over their likely disruptions to power balances among states and between the two...

Electoral Systems and Inequalities in Government Interventions.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of the European Economic Association. Dec2021, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p3154-3206. 53p. 6 Charts, 6 Graphs.

Abstract: This paper studies the political determinants of inequalities in government interventions under majoritarian (MAJ) and proportional representation (PR) systems. We propose a probabilistic voting model of electoral competition with highly targetable gov...

Profile electoral college cross-validation.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Information Sciences. Mar2022, Vol. 586, p24-40. 17p.

Abstract: • Regular k -fold cross-validation (CV) has three major weaknesses. • An electoral-college-style voting CV provides new information. • Multiple data splitting ratios in CV yield a profile of performances of candidates. • The new PEC-CV selects the best...

The New Pro-Majoritarian Powers.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): California Law Review. Dec2021, Vol. 109 Issue 6, p2357-2379. 23p.

Abstract: In her Jorde Lecture, Pam Karlan paints a grim picture of American democracy under siege. Together, the malapportioned Senate, the obsolete Electoral College, rampant voter suppression and gerrymandering, and a Supreme Court happy to greenlight these p...

Missing the Popular Vote: Pitfalls in US Democracy and Reform Proposals.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Intereconomics. Jul2021, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p237-242. 6p.

Abstract: Only a few years ago, it was a widespread belief that globalisation would trigger processes of democratisation worldwide. However, even old and established democracies such as the United States have recently revealed serious weaknesses. This article sh...

The Effect of Electoral Inversions on Democratic Legitimacy: Evidence from the United States.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): British Journal of Political Science; Oct2022, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p1891-1901, 11p

Abstract: Copyright of British Journal of Political Science is the property of Cambridge University Press and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, u...