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Prêt à Voter with Write-Ins

Schneider, SA, Srinivasan, S, Culnane, C, Heather, JA and Xia, Z (2012) Prêt à Voter with Write-Ins In: VoteID 2011: Third International Conference, 2011-09-28 - 2011-09-29, Tallinn, Estonia.

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This paper presents an extension of the Pret a Voter verifiable voting system to handle write-ins. This is achieved by introducing an additional `Write-In' option and allowing the voter optionally to enter a write-in candidate of their choice. The voter obtains a receipt which includes their write-in, but that receipt does not indicate whether the write-in candidate was selected or not. The system provides flexibility with respect to the tallying of write-in votes. We also introduce null ballots in order to achieve receipt-freeness with respect to write-ins.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Conference Paper)
Divisions : Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences > Computing Science
Authors :
Schneider, SA
Srinivasan, S
Culnane, C
Heather, JA
Xia, Z
Date : 2012
DOI : 10.1007/978-3-642-32747-6_11
Contributors :
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Additional Information : The original publication is available at
Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 07 Jan 2014 15:10
Last Modified : 31 Oct 2017 14:18

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