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Joint Mathematics Meetings
San Francisco, CA, January 1316, 2010 (Wednesday  Saturday)
Meeting #1056
Associate secretaries:
Matthew Miller, AMS miller@math.sc.edu
Gerard A Venema, MAA venema@calvin.edu
AMS Special Session on Voting Theory

Thursday January 14, 2010, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Voting Theory, I
Room 2010, 2nd Floor, Moscone
Organizers:
Michael Jones, Mathematical Reviews maj@ams.org
Brian Hopkins, Saint Peter's College
Tommy Ratliff, Wheaton College

8:00 a.m.
Minimal Requirements for Representation in the Democratic Primary.
Jennifer M Wilson*, Eugene Lang College the New School for Liberal Arts
Michael A Jones, Mathematical Reviews
(105691732)

8:30 a.m.
The Evaluation and Comparison of Thresholds for Divisor Methods.
Michael A Jones*, Mathematical Reviews
Jennifer M. Wilson, Eugene Lang College of the New School University
(105691714)

9:00 a.m.
Analysis of Cumulative Voting's Potential to Yield Fair Representation.
Duane Cooper*, Morehouse College
(1056912017)

9:30 a.m.
Algebraic Voting Theory.
Michael E. Orrison*, Harvey Mudd College
(105620756)

10:00 a.m.
Statistical Inconsistencies of Ranked Data.
Anna E Bargagliotti*, The University of Memphis
Michael Orrison, Harvey Mudd College
(105691780)

10:30 a.m.
Manipulating Profiles in Nonparametric Statistics: Stacking and Switching.
Sarah Berube, Gordon College
KarlDieter Crisman*, Gordon College
(10569184)

11:00 a.m.
Frequency of violations of monotonicity.
Robert Z. Norman*, Dartmouth College
(1056911858)

11:30 a.m.
Concensus among Concensus Methods.
Anna Popova*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign, Psychology
Michel Regenwetter, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign, Psychology
(105691620)

Thursday January 14, 2010, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Voting Theory, II
Room 2010, 2nd Floor, Moscone
Organizers:
Michael Jones, Mathematical Reviews maj@ams.org
Brian Hopkins, Saint Peter's College
Tommy Ratliff, Wheaton College

1:00 p.m.
On the ordinal equivalence of power indices.
Josep Freixas*, Technical University of Catalonia (Campus Manresa)
Xavier Molinero, Technical University of Catalonia (Campus Manresa)
Montserrat Pons, Technical University of Catalonia (Campus Manresa)
Dorota Marciniak, Polish Academy of Sciences and National Institute of Telecommunications
(1056911202)

1:30 p.m.
A Smallest Tournament Not Realizable by $\frac{2}{3}$Majority Voting, and Some Open Problems in Spatial Voting Theory.
Craig A. Tovey*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Dylan Shepardson, Mt. Holyoke College
(1056912025)

2:00 p.m.
The agreement number of tree societies.
Sarah Fletcher, Georgia Institute of Technology
Christopher S. Hardin, Union College
Francis Edward Su*, Harvey Mudd College
(1056521416)

2:30 p.m.
Selecting Diverse Committees.
Thomas C. Ratliff*, Wheaton College
Donald G. Saari, University of California, Irvine
(1056911533)

3:00 p.m.
Approval Balloting for MultiWinner Elections.
D. Marc Kilgour*, Wilfrid Laurier University
(105691710)

3:30 p.m.
Satisfaction Approval Voting.
Steven J. Brams*, New York University
D. Marc Kilgour, Wilfrid Laurier University
(105691752)
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