Mathematics for Social Sciences
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enRental Harmony: Sperner's Lemma in Fair Division
http://www.maa.org/programs/maa-awards/writing-awards/rental-harmony-sperners-lemma-in-fair-division
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p class="MsoNormal"><b>Award</b>: Merten Hasse</p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><b>Year of Award</b>: 2001</p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><b>Publication Information</b>:<i> The American Mathematical Monthly</i>, Vol. 106, No. 10, December 1999, pp. 930-942.</p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><b>Summary:</b> A powerful approach to fair-division questions that provides new methods for achieving approximate envy-free divisions, in which each person feels he or she has received the “best” share.</p></div></div></div>Sun, 27 Jul 2008 16:52:27 +0000saratt113707 at http://www.maa.orgGerrymandering and Convexity
http://www.maa.org/programs/maa-awards/writing-awards/gerrymandering-and-convexity
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva;"><strong>Award:</strong> George Pólya</span></span></p>
<p><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva;"><span style="font-size: small;"><strong>Year of Award: </strong>2011</span></span></span></p>
<p><span style="font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva;"><span style="font-size: small;"><strong>Publication Information:</strong> C<em>ollege Mathematics Journal, </em>vol. 41, no. 4, September 2010, pp. 312-324.</span></span></span></p></div></div></div>Tue, 23 Aug 2011 11:49:24 +0000saratt114035 at http://www.maa.orgApportioning Representatives in the United States Congress - Adams' Method of Apportionment
http://www.maa.org/press/periodicals/convergence/apportioning-representatives-in-the-united-states-congress-adams-method-of-apportionment
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">The history of apportionment of representatives in the U.S. Congress, from the 1790s until today, along with a discussion of the mathematics involved in the various methods.</div></div></div>Fri, 25 Jan 2013 21:57:52 +0000jorgeh117260 at http://www.maa.orgApportioning Representatives in the United States Congress - Hamilton's Method of Apportionment
http://www.maa.org/press/periodicals/convergence/apportioning-representatives-in-the-united-states-congress-hamiltons-method-of-apportionment
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">The history of apportionment of representatives in the U.S. Congress, from the 1790s until today, along with a discussion of the mathematics involved in the various methods.</div></div></div>Fri, 25 Jan 2013 21:57:52 +0000jorgeh117256 at http://www.maa.orgApportioning Representatives in the United States Congress - Introduction
http://www.maa.org/press/periodicals/convergence/apportioning-representatives-in-the-united-states-congress-introduction
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">The history of apportionment of representatives in the U.S. Congress, from the 1790s until today, along with a discussion of the mathematics involved in the various methods.</div></div></div>Fri, 25 Jan 2013 21:57:52 +0000jorgeh117255 at http://www.maa.orgApportioning Representatives in the United States Congress
http://www.maa.org/press/periodicals/convergence/apportioning-representatives-in-the-united-states-congress
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">The history of apportionment of representatives in the U.S. Congress, from the 1790s until today, along with a discussion of the mathematics involved in the various methods.</div></div></div>Fri, 25 Jan 2013 21:57:52 +0000jorgeh117254 at http://www.maa.orgApportioning Representatives in the United States Congress - Today and Tomorrow
http://www.maa.org/press/periodicals/convergence/apportioning-representatives-in-the-united-states-congress-today-and-tomorrow
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">The history of apportionment of representatives in the U.S. Congress, from the 1790s until today, along with a discussion of the mathematics involved in the various methods.</div></div></div>Fri, 25 Jan 2013 21:57:52 +0000jorgeh117266 at http://www.maa.orgAn Interactive Use of the Lanchester Combat Model - Conclusion and References
http://www.maa.org/press/periodicals/loci/joma/an-interactive-use-of-the-lanchester-combat-model-conclusion-and-references
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">An <b>article</b> that shows how to implement the Lanchester Combat Model in an interactive Excel spreadsheet</div></div></div>Fri, 25 Jan 2013 21:57:52 +0000jorgeh115739 at http://www.maa.orgAn Interactive Use of the Lanchester Combat Model - Applications of the Model
http://www.maa.org/press/periodicals/loci/joma/an-interactive-use-of-the-lanchester-combat-model-applications-of-the-model
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">An <b>article</b> that shows how to implement the Lanchester Combat Model in an interactive Excel spreadsheet</div></div></div>Fri, 25 Jan 2013 21:57:52 +0000jorgeh115738 at http://www.maa.orgAn Interactive Use of the Lanchester Combat Model - Approximating the Model
http://www.maa.org/press/periodicals/loci/joma/an-interactive-use-of-the-lanchester-combat-model-approximating-the-model
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">An <b>article</b> that shows how to implement the Lanchester Combat Model in an interactive Excel spreadsheet</div></div></div>Fri, 25 Jan 2013 21:57:52 +0000jorgeh115737 at http://www.maa.orgApportioning Representatives in the United States Congress - Jefferson's Method of Apportionment
http://www.maa.org/press/periodicals/convergence/apportioning-representatives-in-the-united-states-congress-jeffersons-method-of-apportionment
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>The history of apportionment of representatives in the U.S. Congress, from the 1790s until today, along with a discussion of the mathematics involved in the various methods.</p>
</div></div></div>Fri, 25 Jan 2013 21:57:52 +0000jorgeh117257 at http://www.maa.orgApportioning Representatives in the United States Congress - The Quota Rule
http://www.maa.org/press/periodicals/convergence/apportioning-representatives-in-the-united-states-congress-the-quota-rule
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">The history of apportionment of representatives in the U.S. Congress, from the 1790s until today, along with a discussion of the mathematics involved in the various methods.</div></div></div>Fri, 25 Jan 2013 21:57:52 +0000jorgeh117258 at http://www.maa.orgApportioning Representatives in the United States Congress - Lowndes' Method of Apportionment
http://www.maa.org/press/periodicals/convergence/apportioning-representatives-in-the-united-states-congress-lowndes-method-of-apportionment
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">The history of apportionment of representatives in the U.S. Congress, from the 1790s until today, along with a discussion of the mathematics involved in the various methods.</div></div></div>Fri, 25 Jan 2013 21:57:52 +0000jorgeh117259 at http://www.maa.orgApportioning Representatives in the United States Congress - Dean's Method of Apportionment
http://www.maa.org/press/periodicals/convergence/apportioning-representatives-in-the-united-states-congress-deans-method-of-apportionment
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">The history of apportionment of representatives in the U.S. Congress, from the 1790s until today, along with a discussion of the mathematics involved in the various methods.</div></div></div>Fri, 25 Jan 2013 21:57:52 +0000jorgeh117261 at http://www.maa.orgApportioning Representatives in the United States Congress - Webster's Method of Apportionment
http://www.maa.org/press/periodicals/convergence/apportioning-representatives-in-the-united-states-congress-websters-method-of-apportionment
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">The history of apportionment of representatives in the U.S. Congress, from the 1790s until today, along with a discussion of the mathematics involved in the various methods.</div></div></div>Fri, 25 Jan 2013 21:57:52 +0000jorgeh117262 at http://www.maa.org