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3 Persons, 2 Cuts: A Maximin Envy-Free and a Maximally Equitable Cake-Cutting Algorithm 0 0 2 16 0 2 6 23
A Generic Negotiation Game 0 0 0 63 0 0 4 532
A Moving-Knife Solution to the Four-Person Envy-Free Cake-Division Problem 0 0 0 44 0 2 6 204
A Procedure for Divorce Settlements 0 0 0 99 0 1 3 963
A Simple Bargaining Mechanism That Elicits Truthful Reservation Prices 1 1 2 50 3 4 11 136
A Simple Bargaining Mechanism That Elicits Truthful Reservation Prices 0 0 0 10 1 2 7 75
A note on the inefficiency of bargaining over the price of a share 0 0 1 28 1 2 8 69
APPROVAL VOTING IN PRACTICE 0 0 0 25 0 0 1 254
ARE CRISIS RATIONAL? A GAME-THEORETIC ANALYSIS 0 0 0 20 0 0 2 300
ARMS-CONTROL INSPECTION STRTEGIES THAT INDUCE COMPLIANCE: A GAME-THEORITIC ANALYSIS 0 0 0 10 0 0 4 187
Absorbing Outcomes in 2 x 2 Games 0 0 0 22 0 1 5 61
An Envy-Free Cake Division Algorithm 0 0 0 89 0 0 4 665
An algorithm for the proportional division of indivisible items 0 0 1 18 0 2 9 67
Approval Voting in Practice 0 0 0 13 0 0 4 151
Arbitration Procedures 0 0 0 13 0 0 5 243
Are the Two Houses of Congress Really Equal? 0 0 0 51 1 2 3 710
Backward Induction is not Robust: The Parity Problem and the Uncertainty Problem 0 0 0 138 0 1 6 957
Binding Versus Final-Offer Arbitration: A Combination is Best 0 0 0 28 1 1 5 286
COALITION VOTING 0 0 0 38 0 0 5 368
CONSTRAINED APPROVAL VOTING: A CUSTOM-DESIGNED ELECTION SYSTEM 0 0 0 20 0 0 2 331
CONSTRAINED APPROVAL VOTING: A VOTING SYSTEM TO ELECT A GOVERNING BOARD 0 0 0 21 0 3 12 255
Camp David: Was the Agreement Fair? 0 0 0 91 0 2 12 443
Catch-22 and King-of-the-Mountain Games: Cycling, Frustration, and Power 0 0 0 118 1 5 10 1,726
Catch-Up: A Rule That Makes Service Sports More Competitive 0 0 1 18 1 1 4 27
Catch-Up: A Rule that Makes Service Sports More Competitive 0 0 1 10 0 2 10 19
Chairman Paradoxes Under Approval Voting 0 0 0 24 0 0 4 64
Coalition formation in the U.S. Supreme Court: 1969-2009 0 0 1 20 0 3 15 77
Cooperative VS. Non-cooperative Truels: Little Agreement, but Does that Matter? 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 221
Cooperative VS. Non-cooperative Truels: Little Agreement, but Does that Matter? 0 0 2 65 1 1 8 260
Cutting a pie is not a piece of cake 0 0 3 50 5 6 18 137
Cycles of Conflict 0 0 0 65 0 0 5 477
Deductive Prediction of Conflict: The Northern Ireland Case 0 0 0 46 0 1 5 1,789
Deterrence Versus Defense: A Game-Theoretic Model of Star-Wars 0 0 0 54 0 0 8 188
Deterrence and Uncertainty: A Game-Theoretic Analysis 0 0 0 16 0 1 4 52
Deterrence by Variable Retaliation: A Game-Theoretic Analysis 0 0 0 6 0 0 4 29
Divide-and-conquer: A proportional, minimal-envy cake-cutting algorithm 1 2 3 24 1 4 9 236
Dividing the Indivisible: Procedures for Allocating Cabinet Ministries to Political Parties in a Parliamentary System 0 0 10 56 0 1 39 157
Dividing the indivisible: procedures for allocation cabinet ministries to political parties in a parlamentary system 0 0 2 64 3 7 26 228
Does Approval Voting Elect the Lowest Common Denominator? 0 0 0 22 0 0 3 98
Equilibrium Strategies For Final-Offer Arbitration 0 0 0 24 0 0 6 121
Fair Division Pareto-Optimality Versus Strategic Robustness 0 0 0 18 0 1 6 216
Fair Division and Politics 0 0 0 23 0 1 3 162
Fair Division by Point Allocation 0 0 0 55 0 1 5 235
Fair Division of Indivisible Items between Two People with Identical Preferences: Envy-Freeness, Pareto-Optimality, and Equity 0 0 0 81 1 2 5 1,113
Fair Division: A New Approach to the Spratly Islands Controversy 0 0 0 149 1 3 6 714
Fallback Bargaining 0 0 0 88 0 1 8 638
Farsightedness in Games: Stabilizing Cooperation in International Conflict 0 0 4 15 0 0 10 20
Final-Offer Arbitration with a Bonus 0 0 0 12 1 3 20 114
Forming Stable Coalitions: The Process Matters 0 0 1 29 0 0 4 145
Game Theory and Emotions 0 0 0 269 1 6 16 991
Game Theory and Multilateral Negotiations: The single European Act and the Uruguay Round 0 0 0 84 1 2 12 815
Games Theory and Literature 0 0 0 184 0 0 0 762
How Lies Induced Cooperation in "Golden Balls:" A Game-Theoretic Analysis 0 0 13 13 4 4 14 14
How Should Voting on Related Propositions be Conducted? 0 0 0 9 0 3 7 231
How democracy resolves conflict in difficult games 0 0 3 120 0 0 8 157
How to divide things fairly 0 1 2 41 1 3 9 72
Inducible Games: Using Tit-for-Tat to Stabilize Outcomes 0 0 1 23 0 1 6 176
Intransigence in Negotiations: The Dynamics of Disagreement 0 0 0 40 1 2 7 296
Kingmakers and Leaders in Coalition Formation 0 0 1 1 1 1 12 15
Kingmakers and Leaders in Coalition Formation 0 0 1 36 2 5 9 56
Kingmakers and leaders in coalition formation 0 0 0 27 12 12 14 72
Making the Rules of Sports Fairer 0 0 1 53 2 5 12 58
Mathematics and Theology: Game-Theoretic Implications of God’s Omniscience 0 0 0 95 0 1 3 379
Maximin Envy-Free Division of Indivisible Items 0 0 1 57 0 2 7 41
Minimal Winning Coalitions in Weighted-Majority Games 0 0 0 24 0 1 7 296
Minimizing regret when dissolving a partnership 0 0 1 26 0 6 11 100
Modeling Free Choice in Games 0 0 0 41 0 2 6 323
Multi winner Approval Voting: An Apportionment Approach 0 0 1 45 1 5 10 49
N-Person cake-cutting: there may be no perfect division 0 0 1 46 0 4 10 89
Narrowing the field in elections: the next-two rule 0 0 1 14 0 2 6 40
National Security Games 0 0 0 37 1 2 25 274
New Chairman Paradoxes 0 0 0 13 0 1 10 49
Nonmyoptic Equilibria 0 0 0 17 0 1 4 49
Notes on Arms-Control Verification: A Game-Theoretic Analysis 0 0 0 16 0 1 2 59
OPTIMAL CHEATING AND INSPECTION STRATEGIES UNDER INF 0 0 0 18 0 0 6 404
Old and NewMoving-Knife Schemes 0 0 0 18 0 1 6 157
Optimal Deterrence 0 0 0 17 0 0 7 60
Optimal Resource Allocation in Presidential Primaries 0 0 0 12 0 0 3 50
Polls and the Problem of Strategic Information in Elections 0 0 0 9 0 0 1 27
Presidential Power: A Game-Theoretic Analysis 0 0 0 49 1 1 7 306
Proportional Representation in Variable-Size Legislatures 0 0 0 11 0 0 2 67
Proportional Representation: Broadening the Options 0 0 0 28 0 1 5 204
Putting the Other Side "On Notice" Can Induce Compliance in Arms Control 0 0 0 7 0 0 2 99
Rational De-Escalation 0 0 0 14 0 0 5 296
Resolving Social Issues in a Merger: A Fair-Division Approach 0 0 0 307 0 3 15 1,656
SEQUENTIAL ARBITRATION PROCEDURES 0 0 0 22 0 3 4 376
Satisfaction approval voting 1 1 5 29 2 6 23 135
Sequential Arbitration Procedures 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 395
Stabilizing Cooperative Outcomes in Two-Person Games: Theory and Cases 0 0 3 36 0 3 15 36
Stabilizing Power Sharing 0 1 2 43 0 2 5 119
Stabilizing unstable outcomes in prediction games 0 0 1 17 0 0 3 15
THE BOX PROBLEM: TO SWITCH OR NOT TO SWITCH? 0 0 0 145 2 3 6 813
The Dynamics of the Northern Ireland Condition 0 0 0 19 0 1 4 291
The Excess Method: A Multiwinner Approval Voting Procedure to Allocate Wasted Votes 1 1 6 21 3 6 18 31
The Instability of Power Sharing 0 1 2 37 0 1 5 85
The Paradox of Grading Systems 1 1 2 31 1 3 8 45
The Paradox of Multiple Elections 0 0 0 81 0 2 9 326
The Path to Stable Deterrence 0 0 0 22 1 1 9 131
The Point of No Return: A Game-Theoretic Analysis of Crisis Stability 0 0 0 16 0 0 4 181
The Probability of Nuclear War 0 0 0 70 0 0 5 395
The Rationality of Surprise: Unstable Nash Equilibria and the Theory of Moves 0 0 0 103 0 1 5 316
The Responsiveness of Approval Voting: Comments on Saari and Van Newenhizen 0 0 0 34 0 0 17 138
The Truel 0 0 0 98 0 4 13 370
The Verification Problem in Arms Control: A Game-Theoretic Analysis 0 0 0 43 0 2 6 147
The undercut procedure: an algorithm for the envy-free division of indivisible items 0 0 2 43 0 1 12 169
Theory of Moves: Overview and Examples 0 0 0 543 0 2 8 2,091
Threat Escalation and Crisis Stability: A Game-Theoretic Analysis 0 0 0 43 0 0 7 182
Threat Power in Sequential Games 0 0 0 45 1 4 9 128
Three Solutions to Divide the Dollar 0 0 0 139 0 1 4 698
To Mobilize of Not to Mobilize: Catch 22s in International Crises 0 0 0 85 1 5 11 1,045
Two Stage Auctions I: Private-Value Strategies 0 0 0 37 0 0 3 170
Two Stage Auctions II: Common-Value Strategies and the Winner's Curse 0 0 0 48 1 1 3 358
Two-Person Fair Division of Indivisible Items: An Efficient, Envy-Free Algorithm 0 0 2 59 0 1 24 174
Two-Sided Matchings: An Algorithm for Ensuring They Are Minimax and Pareto-Optimal 0 0 2 25 0 1 8 46
Two-person cake-cutting: the optimal number of cuts 0 0 2 48 0 2 8 76
Two-person pie-cutting: The fairest cuts 1 1 3 25 2 2 9 76
UNRAVELING IN EXCHANGE GAMES 0 0 0 16 0 2 9 165
Verifications and Stability: A Game Theoretic Analysis 0 0 0 7 0 0 4 31
Voting Procedures 0 0 0 151 1 3 13 708
Voting on Referenda: The Separability Problem and Possible Solutions 0 0 0 58 0 2 5 277
Voting power in the Electoral College: The noncompetitive states count, too 0 0 4 26 1 3 9 61
When does approval voting make the "right choices"? 0 1 2 28 0 5 10 56
When is Size a Liability? Bargaining Power in Minimal Winning Coalitions 0 0 0 31 0 1 8 101
When is it Rational to be Magnanimous in Victory? 0 0 0 23 0 1 6 431
Winding Down if Preemption or Escalation Occurs: A Game-Theoretic Analysis 0 0 0 8 0 0 2 53
Would Ross Perot Have Won the 1992 Presidential election Under Approval Voting? 0 0 0 57 1 3 19 1,937
Yes-No Voting 0 0 0 29 0 0 3 211
Total Working Papers 6 11 99 6,321 67 227 1,018 38,921


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Generic Negotiation Game 0 0 1 2 0 0 3 13
A Note on Stabilizing Cooperation in the Centipede Game 0 2 2 2 1 7 7 7
A Simple Bargaining Mechanism that Elicits Truthful Reservation Prices 0 0 1 3 0 0 3 11
A minimax procedure for electing committees 0 0 0 27 0 0 3 151
A nail-biting election 0 0 0 22 0 0 2 247
A note on the inefficiency of bidding over the price of a share 0 0 0 5 0 0 3 57
AGREEMENT THROUGH THREATS: THE NORTHERN IRELAND CASE 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 3
An Axiomatic Model of Voting Bodies* 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Another Solution 0 0 0 0 2 4 8 14
Approval Voting 1 1 2 5 2 4 13 25
Approval Voting in Practice 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 209
Approval voting, Condorcet's principle, and runoff elections 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 19
Arms Control and the Atlantic Alliance: Europe Faces Coming Policy Decisions. By Deutsch Karl W.. (New York: John Wileu & Sons, 1967. Pp. 167. $5.95.) 0 0 0 0 1 2 4 4
Backward Induction Is Not Robust: The Parity Problem and the Uncertainty Problem 0 0 0 7 0 0 2 31
Binding Versus Final-Offer Arbitration: A Combination is Best 0 0 1 4 1 1 3 26
CATCH-22 AND KING-OF-THE-MOUNTAIN GAMES 0 1 1 2 0 2 6 10
Cake division with minimal cuts: envy-free procedures for three persons, four persons, and beyond 0 0 0 27 1 1 2 131
Camp David: Was The Agreement Fair? 0 0 2 7 0 2 6 24
Coalition formation on the U.S. Supreme Court: 1969–2009 0 0 0 3 0 1 3 31
Comment on Mayer's “A Note on ‘An Axiomatic Model of Voting Bodies’†0 0 0 0 0 0 3 5
Comment on The Problem of Strategic Voting under Approval Voting (Vol. 78, December 1984, pp. 952-958) 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Comment on Wagner (Vol. 77, June 1983, pp. 330-346) 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 5
Comment on “Campaign Resource Allocations under the Electoral College†0 0 0 1 1 2 4 6
Comments on Scharpf's “Games Real Actors could Play†0 0 1 1 0 1 6 10
Competitive Fair Division 0 0 3 214 0 2 19 761
Constrained Approval Voting: A Voting System to Elect a Governing Board 1 1 1 2 1 2 4 8
Cooperative vs non-cooperative truels: little agreement, but does that matter? 0 0 0 42 0 0 7 145
Dead Heat: The 2006 Public Choice Society Election 0 0 0 7 0 0 3 62
Deception in 2 × 2 Games 0 0 0 3 0 1 2 12
Dividing the Indivisible 0 1 1 4 0 3 4 13
Efficacy, power and equity under approval voting 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 9
Efficient Fair Division 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 7
Equilibrium Strategies for Final-Offer Arbitration: There is no Median Convergence 0 0 1 9 1 1 6 33
FAIR DIVISION OF INDIVISIBLE ITEMS 0 0 0 61 0 0 5 171
Fair division of indivisible items between two people with identical preferences: Envy-freeness, Pareto-optimality, and equity 0 0 0 64 0 0 4 254
Fallback Bargaining 0 0 1 2 2 2 12 18
Final-offer arbitration with a bonus 0 0 0 19 1 3 9 93
Forming stable coalitions: The process matters 0 0 0 19 0 0 10 120
GAME THEORY AND EMOTIONS 0 1 4 11 0 5 15 37
Game Theory and International Relations: Preferences, Information and Empirical Evidence. Edited by Pierre Allan and Christian Schmidt. Aldershot, UK: Elgar, 1994. 213p. $74.95 0 0 4 6 0 2 13 26
Game Theory and Literature 0 0 0 422 0 0 1 1,303
Game Theory: Pitfalls and Opportunities in Applying It to International Relations 0 0 0 338 1 1 4 797
Going from theory to practice: the mixed success of approval voting 0 0 1 43 0 2 8 146
Intransigence in Negotiations 0 0 1 1 0 0 3 18
Kingmakers and leaders in coalition formation 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 23
Letter to the Editor—Authors' Rejoinder 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
Making Partisan Gerrymandering Fair: One Old and Two New Methods 1 1 4 4 2 2 10 10
Manipulability of voting by sincere truncation of preferences 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 10
Maximin Envy-Free Division of Indivisible Items 0 1 2 5 2 3 14 25
Measuring the Concentration of Power in Political Systems 0 0 1 6 3 8 24 36
Minimal winning coalitions in weighted-majority voting games 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2,465
Multiwinner approval voting: an apportionment approach 0 0 1 1 1 2 11 14
Narrowing the field in elections: The Next-Two rule 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 28
Newcomb's Problem and Prisoners' Dilemma 0 1 1 4 0 2 7 25
Nonmyopic Equilibria in 2×2 Games 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 10
Optimal Jury Selection: A Game-Theoretic Model for the Exercise of Peremptory Challenges 0 0 1 1 0 0 4 5
Optimal Threats 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 7
Optimal resource allocation in presidential primaries 0 0 0 7 0 0 5 32
Paths to victory in presidential elections: the setup power of noncompetitive states 0 0 0 2 1 1 4 27
Proportional Representation 0 0 1 3 0 2 10 28
Proportional pie-cutting 0 0 0 30 0 0 2 122
Putting the Other Side “On Notice†Can Induce Compliance in Arms Control 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 6
Rejoinder to Niemi 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2
Replies 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 2
Resource Allocations in the 1976 Campaign 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4
Response to Rabow 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 9
Response to Randall Stone 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 16
Scheduling of panels by integer programming: Results for the 2005 and 2006 New Orleans meetings 0 0 0 9 0 0 1 59
Single-Peakedness and Disconnected Coalitions 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 16
The 3/2's Rule in Presidential Campaigning* 0 1 2 3 2 4 9 11
The Network Television Game: There May be No Best Schedule 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
The Paradox of Vote Trading* 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 4
The Probability of Nuclear War 0 0 0 3 1 2 2 12
The normative turn in public choice 0 0 0 25 0 0 4 87
The paradox of grading systems 0 0 2 4 0 2 4 18
The paradox of multiple elections 0 1 2 102 0 2 6 618
The responsiveness of approval voting: Comments on Saari and Van Newenhizen 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 14
The undercut procedure: an algorithm for the envy-free division of indivisible items 0 0 0 8 1 1 7 42
Theory of Moves: Overview and Examples 0 0 2 8 0 0 4 25
Threat Escalation and Crisis Stability: A Game-theoretic Analysis 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 6
Transaction Flows in the International System* 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 4
Unanimity in the supreme court: A game-theoretic explanation of the decision in the white house tapes case 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 10
When is Size a Liability? 0 0 1 3 0 0 3 12
When is it Rational to be Magnanimous in Victory? 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 8
When to join a coalition, and with how many others, depends on what you expect the outcome to be 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7
Winding Down if Preemption or Escalation Occurs 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4
Total Journal Articles 3 12 51 1,639 29 90 411 8,939


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Biblical Games: Game Theory and the Hebrew Bible 0 0 0 0 3 6 25 323
Fair Division 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 108
Game Theory and the Humanities: Bridging Two Worlds 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 64
Game Theory and the Humanities: Bridging Two Worlds 0 0 0 0 2 3 15 171
Total Books 0 0 0 0 6 11 50 666


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Electing a Single Winner: Approval Voting in Practice, from Mathematics and Democracy: Designing Better Voting and Fair-Division Procedures 0 0 2 55 1 1 6 174
Voting procedures 0 1 2 99 1 3 14 342
Voting procedures 2 6 24 398 88 180 645 4,577
Total Chapters 2 7 28 552 90 184 665 5,093


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