Methods of Post-election Confidence-level Auditing

By Stephen Checkoway.

In partial fulfillment of the requirements of the research examination at UC San Diego.

Abstract

We give a self-contained presentation and evaluation of a number post-election audit procedures. Methods which do not provide a statistical bound on the chance of being wrong give little confidence in the reported outcome of an election.

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Reference

@Unpublished{checkoway:auditing:re08,
	author =	{Stephen Checkoway},
	title =		{Methods of Post-election Confidence-level Auditing},
	year =		2008,
	month =		sep,
	url =           {https://stevecheckoway.github.io/papers/re},
}