Professor Arkadii Slinko

PhD, DSc (Sobolev Institute of Mathematics)

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Research | Current

  • simple games
  • complexity in social choice
  • secret sharing schemes
  • multiwinner elections

Teaching | Current

MATHS 328 (semester 1)

MATHS 253 (semester 2)

Postgraduate supervision

Projects on offer

  • Topics in decision theory (Thesis Project)
  • Topics in the theory of simple games (Thesis Project)
  • Topics in single-winner and multi-winner electoral systems (Thesis Project)

Areas of expertise

Applied algebra and combinatorics, mathematical economics and politics

Committees/Professional groups/Services

Centre for Mathematics in Social Science, Director

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Elkind, E., & Slinko, A. M. (2016). Rationalizations of Voting Rules. In F. Brandt, V. Conitzer, U. Endriss, J. Lang, A. Procaccia (Eds.) Handbook of Computational Social Choice. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Slinko, A. M. (2015). Algebra for Applications: Cryptography, Secret Sharing, Error-Correcting, Fingerprinting, Compression. Springer. Pages: 328. 10.1007/978-3-319-21951-6
  • Skowron, P., Faliszewski, P., & Slinko, A. (2015). Achieving fully proportional representation: Approximability results. Artificial Intelligence, 222, 67-103. 10.1016/j.artint.2015.01.003
  • Elkind, E., Faliszewski, P., & Slinko, A. (2015). Distance rationalization of voting rules. Social Choice and Welfare, 45 (2), 345-377. 10.1007/s00355-015-0892-5
  • Hameed, A., & Slinko, A. M. (2015). A Characterization of Ideal Weighted Secret Sharing Schemes. Journal of Mathematical Cryptology, 9 (4).10.1515/jmc-2015-0002
  • Agastya, M., & Slinko, A. (2015). Dynamic choice in a complex world. J. Economic Theory, 158, 232-258. 10.1016/j.jet.2015.04.001
  • Slinko, A., & White, S. (2014). Is it ever safe to vote strategically?. Social Choice and Welfare, 43 (2), 403-427. 10.1007/s00355-013-0785-4
  • Gvozdeva, T., Slinko, A., & Hemaspaandra, L. A. (2013). Three hierarchies of simple games parameterized by "resource" parameters. International Journal of Game Theory, 42 (1), 1-17. 10.1007/s00182-011-0308-4


Contact details

Office hours

Mon, Fri 1-3pm

Primary location

Level 2, Room 203
New Zealand

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