Two desirable fairness concepts for allocation of indivisible objects under ordinal preferences

@article{Aziz2015TwoDF,
  title={Two desirable fairness concepts for allocation of indivisible objects under ordinal preferences},
  author={Haris Aziz and Serge Gaspers and Simon Mackenzie and Toby Walsh},
  journal={SIGecom Exchanges},
  year={2015},
  volume={14},
  pages={16-21}
}
Fair allocation of indivisible objects under ordinal preferences is an important problem. Unfortunately, a fairness notion like envy- freeness is both incompatible with Pareto optimality and is also NP-complete to achieve. To tackle this predicament, we consider a different notion of fairness, namely proportionality. We frame allocation of indivisible… CONTINUE READING