When Is Buying Votes Wrong
M.S. Kochin and
Discussion Papers in Economics at the University of Washington from Department of Economics at the University of Washington
rkers choose the limiting and lenght of emigration. In modern liberal democracies, offring individual voters in political elections money for their votes is wrong and illegal; offering groups of voters particular benefits in exchange for their votes is constitutionally protected. Voters do not sell their votes; instead, voters assign their votes to legislative representatives who sell or trade on their behalf.
Keywords: VOTING (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: D71 D72 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Pages: 16 pages
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