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Visit this site: http://www.spliddit.org/

Author:Procaccia, Ariel; Goldman, Jonathan
Description: Provably fair solutions to the everyday dilemmas of splitting rent, dividing goods, and sharing credit. Spliddit's algorithms account for individual rationality, efficiency, maximin share, proportionality, the highest feasibility level of fairness, impartiality, consensuality, and "envy-freeness." Try the sliders in the live demos to see the allocations in action; key in your own particulars for Spliddit to e-mail you the most equitable results. This not-for-profit academic endeavor aims to provide easy access to fair division methods and to communicate the beauty and value of theoretical research in computer science, mathematics, and economics.

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Simulations, Web Interactive/Java
Math Topics: Division, Algorithms, Linear Programming, Optimization, Mathematics of Economics
Math Ed Topics: Public Understanding of Math

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