By Steven Brams, Steven Brams, William V. Gehrlein, Fred S. Roberts
This quantity serves the a number of reasons of honoring Peter Fishburn's contributions, delivering either expository and new papers from prime figures in all of the components of Fishburn's examine, and placing into one quantity a wide selection of subject matters which are frequently now not integrated jointly. those subject matters examine mathematical points of: social selection idea, selection conception, operations study, economics, political technology, and psychology; in addition to mathematical issues equivalent to partial orders, graph concept, likelihood, and optimization. an immense target of this e-book is to illustrate linkages that exist between those components of research.
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