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Pairwise Sequential Voting

A seventeen-member committee must elect one of four candidates: R, S, T, or W. Their preference schedule as shown below. Which candidate wins under pairwise sequential voting with the predetermined order S, T, W, R?

Number of Members Ranking
6 R > S > T > W
5 S > R > T > W
3 T > S > R > W
3 W > T > S > R

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PAIRWISE SEQUENTIAL VOTING

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A seventeen-member committee must elect one of four candidates: R, S, T, or W. Their preference schedule as shown below. Which candidate wins under pairwise sequential voting with the predetermined order S, T, W, R?

Number of Members Ranking
6 R > S > T > W
5 S > R > T > W
3 T > S > R > W
3 W > T > S > ...

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