Title:The gender gap in same-gender voting : the role of context Author(s):GIGER, Nathalie; HOLLI, Anne-Marie; LEFKOFRIDI, Zoe; WASS, HannaDate:2014Citation:
- Electoral studies, 2014, Vol. 35, pp. 303-314
Type:ArticleAbstract:If parties nominate both male and female candidates, open-list PR electoral rules enable voters to engage in same-gender voting (i.e. select candidate of the same gender). In this regard, there is a gender gap in Finland, ...
Title:Salience-based congruence between parties & their voters : the Swiss case Author(s):GIGER, Nathalie; LEFKOFRIDI, ZoeDate:2014Citation:
- Swiss political science review, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 287-304
Type:ArticleAbstract:Policy congruence between parties and their voters is a prerequisite for the latter's representation. Related research typically focuses on the left-right dimension. We contribute to this literature by conceiving the ...