References (45)



Checking Election Outcome Accuracy – Post-Election Auditing Procedures

Kathy Anne Dopp


March 18, 2010

Current voting systems and procedures used to conduct post-election audits fail to provide reliable assurance of the accuracy of election results. Several methods have been found that overcome some of the obstacles to auditing caused by various election system designs. This article provides an overview of the scope and content of post-election auditing practices indispensable to ensuring election audits will effectively and reliably check the accuracy of officially reported election results.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 36

Keywords: post-election audit, election auditing, election results accuracy

Open PDF in Browser Download This Paper

Date posted: March 24, 2010  

Suggested Citation

Dopp, Kathy Anne, Checking Election Outcome Accuracy – Post-Election Auditing Procedures (March 18, 2010). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1574536 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1574536

Contact Information

Kathy Anne Dopp (Contact Author)
Independent ( email )
United States
Feedback to SSRN

Paper statistics
Abstract Views: 544
Downloads: 90
Download Rank: 215,274
References:  45
People who downloaded this paper also downloaded:
1. Contractual Barriers to Transparency in Electronic Voting
By Joseph Hall

© 2016 Social Science Electronic Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved.  FAQ   Terms of Use   Privacy Policy   Copyright   Contact Us
This page was processed by apollobot1 in 0.171 seconds