The Case for Bayesian Voting: A Response to Posner & Vermeule

6 Pages Posted: 9 Jan 2018  

F. E. Guerra-Pujol

University of Central Florida; Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico

Date Written: January 8, 2018

Abstract

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

Suggested Citation

Guerra-Pujol, F. E., The Case for Bayesian Voting: A Response to Posner & Vermeule (January 8, 2018). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3096881 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3096881

F. E. Guerra-Pujol (Contact Author)

University of Central Florida ( email )

Orlando, FL 32816
United States

HOME PAGE: http://www.priorprobability.com

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico ( email )

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