Proportionality or majoritarianism? In search of electoral equity
Finding an electoral system both equitable and efficient represents a desideratum for every electoral democracy. The electoral system is at the cornerstone of democracy and has important consequences upon the constitutional and political system as a whole. Through this approach, I bring the spotlight on the old dispute over proportional representation and majoritarian voting systems. Thus, I will determine which of these main electoral systems is closer to the ideal of electoral equity.
Keywords: electoral systems, proportional representation, majoritarian systems, electoral equity, representativeness, government effectiveness