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True, but it has the drawback that they do not understand how they should vote in a FPTP election to maximize their vote influence, due to strategic voting.
Posted Jun 11, 2012 13:20 UTC (Mon) by nye (guest, #51576)
Right. The rules are simple, but the game is not. Since simply learning the rules is insufficient in order to be able to play, trading off a marginally more complex voting system in exchange for a simpler game is a win for everyone with no vested interest in voter ignorance.
Posted Jun 11, 2012 17:30 UTC (Mon) by theophrastus (guest, #80847)
a win for everyone with a vested interest in voters with special/superior knowledge (of the underlying voting methodology)
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