2.5 pages due 6pm.
1. What is the conclusion of the median voter model? Explain three different variants of the model that arrive at this conclusion.
2. Explain why voters are rationally ignorant about most political issues.
3. In general elections, votes are cast by secret ballot, but the votes of legislators are a matter of public record. Explain how this difference influences the ability of voters to engage in logrolling.
4. Explain why many individuals know more about movies than state health care policy, even though state health care policy is likely more important than movies.
Please complete these 4 questions from the perspective of public economics.