Legislative Bargaining under Weighted Voting1

Abstract

Voting institutions commonly assign di®erent weights across voters. Most analyses of such systems assume that the relative in°uence of each player is non-linear in her voting weight. We reassess this assumption with a distributive bargaining game that closely resembles the closed-rule, in ̄nite-horizon Baron-Ferejohn (1989) model. In equilibrium, voters… (More)

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@inproceedings{Snyder2001LegislativeBU, title={Legislative Bargaining under Weighted Voting1}, author={James M. Snyder and Michael Ting and Stephen Ansolabehere}, year={2001} }