A Mixture of Experts Model for Rank Data with Applications in Election Studies

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A voting bloc is defined to be a group of voters who have similar voting preferences. The cleavage of the Irish electorate into voting blocs is of interest. Irish elections employ a “single transferable vote” electoral system; under this system voters rank some or all of the electoral candidates in order of preference. These rank votes provide a rich source… (More)

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@inproceedings{Murphy2008AMO, title={A Mixture of Experts Model for Rank Data with Applications in Election Studies}, author={Thomas Brendan Murphy and Tara Murphy}, year={2008} }