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There have been studies that show that whatever the voting weights chosen, practically no decisions can be taken unless there are wide consensuses (and indeed I have no recollection of any major controversial directive or measure that's ever been put in place via a majority vote with strong (if unsuccessful) minority opposition).

In the long run, we're all dead. John Maynard Keynes
by Jerome a Paris (etg@eurotrib.com) on Thu Mar 29th, 2007 at 08:26:29 AM EST

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