## Section 17.4: Apportionment Paradoxes

## 17.4 Outline

- Introduction
- Alabama paradox
- Population paradox
- New states paradox
- Balinski and Young’s impossibility theorem

## 17.4 Essential Ideas

**Alabama Paradox**

A reapportionment in which an increase in the total number of seats results in a loss of seats for … See the whole entry