Representative decision making refers to a decision making method where a smaller number of members represent the entire voting population.
|Arguments in favor of||Arguments opposing|
|Representatives receive the voting power of the constituents.|
|Small number of decision makers acting as representatives help to make the decision making process more efficient.||Representative decision making entrusts a geat extent of power to a few representatives, causing a concentration of power.|
|Representatives are responsible to represent their constituents.|
|The constituets can positively influence the quality of representation by their choice of representatives.||Representative decision making poses the challenge of true representation by the representatives.|