Stability in Spatial Voting Games with Restricted Preference Maximizing

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BRÄUNINGER, Thomas, 2007. Stability in Spatial Voting Games with Restricted Preference Maximizing. In: Journal of Theoretical Politics. 19(2), pp. 173-191

@article{Brauninger2007Stabi-3967, title={Stability in Spatial Voting Games with Restricted Preference Maximizing}, year={2007}, doi={10.1177/0951629807074275}, number={2}, volume={19}, journal={Journal of Theoretical Politics}, pages={173--191}, author={Bräuninger, Thomas} }

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