|Type of Decision:||Conflicting "Objectives"|
|Multiple Objectives||My car should have a low price
It should also be roomy & luxurious
|Risky Decisions||Do well in rain;
Do well in shine
|Games||Do well if opponent attacks on left
Do well if opponent attacks on right
|Social Choice||Satisfy you
Plurality with Runoff
Sequential Runnoff ("drop the lowest")
Borda Count (top 10 football teams)
Condorcet (avoid agenda effect)
|Median Voter Theory||I often think it's comical--Fal, lal, la!
How Nature always does contrive--Fal, lal, la!
That every boy and every gal
That's born into the world alive
Is either a little Liberal
Or else a little Conservative!-- Fal, lal, la!
--Iolanthe, Act II Scene 1,by Gilbert & Sullivan