Why the Results of Elections Don't Express the Will of the People

  • Parth Jain Student, Jayshree Periwal International School, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
Keywords: Elections; Political Will; Irrationality; Voter; Propaganda; Rousseau; Information Asymmetry


This essay is a thought exercise on the process of elections. It aims to introduce a discussion into why elections may not be considered an absolute representation of the will of the electorate, as would be ideal in a democracy, with a broader objective of influencing discussion on how these aspects may be addressed in different democracies and systems of power.


How to Cite
Jain, P. (2023). Why the Results of Elections Don’t Express the Will of the People. International Journal of Social Science Research and Review, 6(11), 412-416. https://doi.org/10.47814/ijssrr.v6i11.1687