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Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society

The Bulletin publishes expository articles on contemporary mathematical research, written in a way that gives insight to mathematicians who may not be experts in the particular topic. The Bulletin also publishes reviews of selected books in mathematics and short articles in the Mathematical Perspectives section, both by invitation only.

ISSN 1088-9485 (online) ISSN 0273-0979 (print)

The 2020 MCQ for Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society is 0.84.

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Mathematical Perspectives
Selections Reprinted from Mathematical Reviews

Review information
Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 59 (2022), 433-445PDF
Published electronically: May 10, 2022

Social Choice and Individual Values by Kenneth J. Arrow
1951, xi+99
MR Number: 0039976 (12,624c)
Cowles Commission Monograph No. 12, John Wiley \& Sons, Inc., New York, N.Y.; Chapman \& Hall, Ltd., London,
Reviewed by: D. Gale

Basic geometry of voting by Donald G. Saari
1995, xii+300, ISBN 3-540-60064-7, $39.00
MR Number: 1410265 (98d:90040)
Springer-Verlag, Berlin,
Reviewed by: Maurice Salles

A Fourier-theoretic perspective on the Condorcet paradox and Arrow’s theorem by Gil Kalai
Advances in Applied Mathematics 29, (2002), no. 3, 412–426
MR Number: 1942631 (2003h:91046)
Reviewed by: Marco LiCalzi

On the topological social choice model by Shmuel Weinberger
Journal of Economic Theory 115, (2004), no. 2, 377–384
MR Number: 2044787 2004k:91072)
Reviewed by: Esteban Induráin

The theory of implementation of social choice rules by Roberto Serrano
SIAM Review 46, (2004), no. 3, 377–414
MR Number: 2115054 (2005k:91107)
Reviewed by: Hiroaki Osana

Aggregating causal judgments by Franz Dietrich, Richard Bradley and Christian List
Philosophy of Science 81, (2014), no. 4, 491–515
MR Number: 3242898
Reviewed by: Frederik S. Herzberg

Mathematics motivated by the social and behavioral sciences by Donald G. Saari
2018, xvii+171 pp., ISBN 978-1-611975-17-8
MR Number: 3767233
CBMS-NSF Regional Conference Series in Applied Mathematics, 91, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM), Philadelphia, PA,
Reviewed by: Hannu J. Nurmi

A concept of sincerity for combinatorial voting by Francesco De Sinopoli and Claudia Meroni
Social Choice and Welfare 51, (2018), no. 3, 493–512
MR Number: 3856878
Reviewed by: Rida Laraki

Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 59 (2022), 433-445
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