Consistency and Communication in Committees

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Inga Deimen; Felix Ketelaar; Mark T. Le Quement;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Bonn: University of Bonn, Bonn Graduate School of Economics (BGSE)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.jet.2015.08.004
  • Subject: Committees | Voting | Communication, Committees, Voting | Communication | D72 | D83 | D82
    • ddc: ddc:330
      jel: jel:D72 | jel:D83 | jel:D82

This paper analyzes truthtelling incentives in pre-vote communication in heterogeneous committees. We generalize the classical Condorcet jury model by introducing a new informational structure that captures consistency of information. In contrast to the impossibility re... View more
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