Title:The Europeanization of Political Parties: Influencing the Regulations on Political Finance Author(s):WALECKI, MarcinDate:2007Type:Working PaperSeries/Number:EUI MWP; 2007/29Abstract:Europe does matter for political parties because of the impact of its rules, directives and norms into the domestic sphere. Drawing on new evidence, this paper sheds light on largely hidden aspects of the Europeanization ...
Title:Who stops voting and why? : party ideology shift and voter demobilisation Author(s):PANOV, TrajcheDate:2016Citation:
- Florence : European University Institute, 2016
Type:ThesisSeries/Number:EUI PhD theses; Department of Political and Social SciencesAbstract:The number of citizens participating at the elections is shrinking, the new cohorts of voters participate less, and the number of voters that used to vote and stop voting is increasing. The aim of this thesis is to investigate ...
Title:Political competition and contestability: a study of the barriers to entry in 21 democracies Author(s):BISCHOFF, Carina S.Date:2006Citation:
- Florence, European University Institute, 2006
Type:ThesisSeries/Number:EUI PhD theses; Department of Political and Social SciencesAbstract:The thesis offers a theoretical clarification of the concept of political competition and an empirical study of one of its defining dimensions, namely contestability. In the first part, the relevant literature is subjected ...
Title:L'evoluzione postideologica del partito popolare in Italia e Germania : Il caso della DC e della CDU : un'analisi comparata Author(s):UNGARO, DanieleDate:1994Citation:
- Florence, European University Institute, 1994
Type:ThesisSeries/Number:EUI PhD theses; Department of Political and Social Sciences
Title:Changing the rules of the game : on the determinants and consequences of electoral reforms in contemporary democracies Author(s):RIERA, PedroDate:2013Citation:
- Florence : European University Institute, 2013
Type:ThesisSeries/Number:EUI PhD theses; Department of Political and Social SciencesAbstract:As the "Short Twentieth Century" came to an end, more and more democracies seriously considered the possibility –often for the first time in their history- of changing their national electoral system. Since then, the total ...
Title:Society and political parties in Europe after the fall of the Berlin wall Author(s):DIAMANTI, Ilvo; LELLO, Elisa; BORDIGNON, Fabio; DELLA PORTA, Donatella; BAGNASCO, Arnaldo; ROSITI, Franco; SANTORO, MarcoDate:2007Citation:
- Rassegna italiana di sociologia, 2007, XLVIII, 3, 383-532
Title:Social movements and political parties: A zero-sum game? Author(s):DELLA PORTA, DonatellaDate:2007Citation:
- Rassegna italiana di sociologia, 2007, XLVIII, 3, 503-532
Type:ArticleAbstract:Social movements and political parties are perceived as more and more distant from each other. While in the past the emerging social movements tended to ally with existing parties (especially the «Old Left») and/or to ...
Title:Devolution and public policy: a comparative perspective Author(s):KEATING, Michael; MCEWEN, Nicola; LOSADA, Antón; MÁIZ, Ramón; WINCOTT, Daniel; SUBIRATS, Joan; RYNCK, Stefaan De; GREER, Scott L.; MORENO, Luis; TRELLES, CarlosDate:2005Citation:
- Regional and federal studies, 2005, 15, 4, 413-558
Title:The Structuring Effect of Electoral Competition Author(s):WEBER, TillDate:2011Type:ThesisSeries/Number:EUI PhD theses; Department of Political and Social SciencesAbstract:Democratic politics are structured by elections. Governments come and go, campaigns come and go, policies come and go, and so forth. In representative democracy, the mere existence of elections strongly alters the behavior ...