Deliberative Referendum

January 8, 2024 Ron Levy

A deliberative referendum seeks to improve public deliberation in direct democracy through institutional design - for example (1) interactive online voting, (2) multi-option ballots, (3) minipublics and (4) value-ranking questions to encourage purposive & holistic voter reasoning

Problems and Purpose

Origins and Development

Participant Recruitment and Selection

How it Works: Process, Interaction, and Decision-Making

Influence, Outcomes, and Effects

Analysis and Lessons Learned

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