Table 1 Approved allocations closed door bargaining

From: Communication in legislative bargaining

Bargaining rounds Communication No communication
First half Second half First half Second half
Proposer’s share ($) 16.7 19.0 14.4 14.6
(Std. errors) (0.236) (0.284) (0.155) (0.138)
Highest voter share ($) 11.4 9.6 13.4 13.5
(Std. errors) (0.272) (0.281) (0.248) (0.247)
Approved in Stage 1 (%) 87.0 80.0 75.0 77.5
MWC (%) 78.7 81.2 72.5 76.2
SSPE ± 2 (%) 39.5 51.8 5.0 5.0
$15–$15 split (%) 16.1 3.5 48.8 50.0
Equal share for all (%) 14.2 8.2 10.0 8.8