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

  • Mathematical models of political competition (Thesis Project)
  • Topics in the theory of simple games (Thesis Project)
  • Secret sharing in economics context (Thesis Project)
  • Voting manipulation games (Thesis Project)


PhD, DSs

Areas of expertise

Applied algebra and combinatorics, mathematical economics and politics

Committees/Professional groups/Services

Centre for Mathematics in Social Science, Former Inaugural Director, now a memebr

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

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  • Cahan, D., & Slinko, A. M. (2017). Nonconvergent Electoral Equilibria under Scoring Rules: Beyond Plurality. Journal of Public Economic Theory, 19 (2), 445-460. 10.1111/jpet.12207
  • Elkind, E., Faliszewski, P., Skowron, P., & Slinko, A. (2017). Properties of multiwinner voting rules. Social Choice and Welfare, 48 (3), 599-632. 10.1007/s00355-017-1026-z
  • Puppe, C., & Slinko, A. (2017). Condorcet domains, median graphs and the single-crossing property. Economic Theory10.1007/s00199-017-1084-6
  • 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 (pp. 169-196). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 10.1017/CBO9781107446984.009
  • Hameed, A., & Slinko, A. (2015). A characterisation of ideal weighted secret sharing schemes. Journal of Mathematical Cryptology, 9 (4).10.1515/jmc-2015-0002
  • 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
  • Slinko, A. M. (2015). Algebra for Applications: Cryptography, Secret Sharing, Error-Correcting, Fingerprinting, Compression. Springer. Pages: 328. 10.1007/978-3-319-21951-6
  • Agastya, M. K., & Slinko, A. M. (2015). Dynamic choice in a complex world. Journal of Economic Theory, 158 (A), 232-258. 10.1016/j.jet.2015.04.001


Contact details

Office hours

Mon, Fri 1-3pm

Primary office location

Level 2, Room 203
New Zealand

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