The Case for Bayesian Voting: A Response to Posner & Vermeule
6 Pages Posted: 9 Jan 2018
Date Written: January 8, 2018
The author reviews a fascinating paper by Eric Posner and Adrian Vermeule titled “The Votes of Other Judges” In addition, the author proposes a simple method of Bayesian voting on multi-member judicial panels.
Keywords: Bayesian voting, degrees of belief, confidence levels, judicial voting, appellate judges
JEL Classification: K40, D71
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