ASSESSING THE PROPORTIONALITY OF THE SINGLE TRANSFERABLE VOTE

@article{Farrell2014ASSESSINGTP,
  title={ASSESSING THE PROPORTIONALITY OF THE SINGLE TRANSFERABLE VOTE},
  author={David M. Farrell and Richard S. Katz},
  journal={Representation},
  year={2014},
  volume={50},
  pages={13 - 26}
}
For an electoral system that is so rarely used, the Single Transferable Vote is prone to considerable variation both in its mechanics and in how parties and voters operate strategically under it. The objective of this article is to examine how such variations can affect the proportionality of electoral outcomes. Our findings indicate that they can have quite powerful impacts. 

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