Order:
  1.  10
    Ethical Considerations on Quadratic Voting.Ben Laurence & Itai Sher - 2017 - Public Choice 1 (172):175-192.
    This paper explores ethical issues raised by quadratic voting. We compare quadratic voting to majority voting from two ethical perspectives: the perspective of utilitarianism and that of democratic theory. From a utilitarian standpoint, the comparison is ambiguous: if voter preferences are independent of wealth, then quadratic voting out- performs majority voting, but if voter preferences are polarized by wealth, then majority voting may be superior. From the standpoint of democratic theory, we argue that assess- ments in terms of efficiency are (...)
    Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark   2 citations  
  2. Comparative Value and the Weight of Reasons.Itai Sher - 2019 - Economics and Philosophy 35 (1):103-158.
    :One view of practical reasoning is that it involves the weighing of reasons. It is not clear, however, how the weights of reasons combine, especially given the logical and substantive relations among different reasons. Nor is it clear how the weighing of reasons relates to decision theoretic maximization of expected value. This paper constructs a formal model of reasons and their weight in order to shed light on these issues. The model informs philosophical debates about reasons, such as the question (...)
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark   1 citation  
  3.  15
    How Perspective-Based Aggregation Undermines the Pareto Principle.Itai Sher - 2020 - Politics, Philosophy and Economics 19 (2):182-205.
    The Pareto principle is a normative principle about preferences that advocates concordance with unanimous preference. However, people have perspectives not just preferences. Evaluating preferences...
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark  
  4. Voting Rules.Itai Sher - 2022 - In Chris Melenovsky (ed.), Routledge Handbook of Philosophy, Politics, and Economics. Routledge.
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark  
  5.  7
    Normative Aspects of Kantian Equilibrium.Itai Sher - 2020 - Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics 13 (2).
    No categories
    Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark