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Population and Votes in the Council of Ministers: Squaring the Circle

15 January 2004
Giovanni Grevi (Head of Europe in the World programme and Senior Fellow)


Since the failure of the December Brussels Summit to agree on the shape of Europe's new Constitution, voting systems in the Council of Ministers have become a renewed area of debate. Dan S. Felsenthal and Moshé Machover decipher the mathematics behind the arguments. 

Population and Votes in the Council of Ministers: Squaring the Circle