Reasoning about Social Choice Functions

@article{Troquard2011ReasoningAS,
  title={Reasoning about Social Choice Functions},
  author={Nicolas Troquard and Wiebe van der Hoek and Michael Wooldridge},
  journal={J. Philosophical Logic},
  year={2011},
  volume={40},
  pages={473-498}
}
We introduce a logic specifically designed to support reasoning about social choice functions. The logic includes operators to capture strategic ability, and operators to capture agent preferences. We establish a correspondence between formulae in the logic and properties of social choice functions, and show that the logic is expressively complete with respect to social choice functions, i.e., that every social choice function can be characterised as a formula of the logic. We prove that the… CONTINUE READING
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