Electoral competition with local externalities

Ianni, Antonella (2012) Electoral competition with local externalities. Southampton, GB, University of Southampton, 20pp.


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We study a simple model of public opinion formation that posits that interaction between neighbouring agents leads to bandwagons in the dynamics of individual opinion choices, as well as in that of the aggregate process. We then analyze the implication that these ndings have in terms of space-time allocation of fundings in an electoral campaign, where two candidates run in a winner-take-all election.

Item Type: Monograph (Other)
Subjects: J Political Science > JC Political theory
Divisions : Faculty of Social and Human Sciences > Social Sciences > Economics
ePrint ID: 339156
Accepted Date and Publication Date:
22 May 2012Made publicly available
Date Deposited: 24 May 2012 13:38
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2016 14:28
Reinforcement Learning: Analytical Results and Methodology for Estimation
Funded by: ESRC National Centre for Research Methods (R000223704)
January 2002 to December 2003
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/339156

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