Remarks on Unrounded Degressively Proportional Allocation

  • Katarzyna Cegiełka
  • Piotr Dniestrzański
  • Janusz Łyko
  • Arkadiusz MaciukEmail author
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11290)


The Lisbon Treaty has legally endorsed degressiveness as a principle of distributing indivisible goods. Yet the principle has been implemented in executive acts with insufficient precision. As a result, it cannot be unambiguously applied in practice. Therefore many theoretical studies have been conducted aiming at a more precisely defined formulation of the principle so that resulting allocations could be explicitly derived from primary rules. This paper belongs to such research stream. It aims at submitting a formal definition of unrounded degressively proportional distribution.


Elections Fair division Allocation Unrounded degressive proportionality Voting 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Katarzyna Cegiełka
    • 1
  • Piotr Dniestrzański
    • 1
  • Janusz Łyko
    • 1
  • Arkadiusz Maciuk
    • 1
  1. 1.Wrocław University of EconomicsWrocławPoland

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