Monthly Archives: November 2013

Rational Actors And Irrational Preferences

Originally posted on Penn Political Review The term ‘irrational actor’ seems to have weaved its way from the political science academic field through the course of policy discussion and into mainstream popular discourse. Most recently, this term has been bandied around in reference … Continue reading

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Elections and Democracy: Azerbaijan

Originally posted at Penn Political Review The Azerbaijani Central Election Commission sent out these vote totals to its official smartphone app before voting started. ( While many of the world’s countries may be democracies, democratic rule is not a prerequisite … Continue reading

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