Tideman alternative method

  • tideman's alternative methods, including alternative smith and alternative schwartz, are two electoral systems developed by nicolaus tideman which select a single winner using votes that express preferences. these methods can also create a sorted list of winners.

    these methods are smith- and schwartz-efficient, respectively, and thus are condorcet methods.

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Tideman's Alternative Methods, including Alternative Smith and Alternative Schwartz, are two electoral systems developed by Nicolaus Tideman which select a single winner using votes that express preferences. These methods can also create a sorted list of winners.

These methods are Smith- and Schwartz-efficient, respectively, and thus are Condorcet methods.