IV. Research and Report Summaries
electionline provides brief summaries of recent research and reports in the field of election administration. The summaries are courtesy of the research staff of The Pew Charitable Trusts Elections Initiatives. Please email links to research to Sean Greene at Pew.
Voter Error in Top Two Primary Can Be Far Higher than in RCV Races - by Rob Richie and Eli Hanson-Metayer, FairVote, August 12, 2014: Recent research finds that voters in Bay Area cities made up to nineteen times more errors in Top Two primary elections than in local races where they used ranked choice voting (RCV).