Student Politics: A Game-Theoretic Exploration

Published By: IGIDR on eSS | Published Date: November, 01 , 2014

The student parties on campus are essentially student wings of larger national parties, which command huge amounts of resources that are used during elections, often instigating conflict and violence on-campus. This paper game-theoretically models the interplay of such `extra-electoral' investments and electoral outcomes in an otherwise standard probabilistic voting model.

Author(s): Soumyanetra Munshi | Posted on: Dec 01, 2014 | Views(520) | Download (340)


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