Government and Opposition in the Argentine Congress, 1989-2007: Understanding Inter-Party Dynamics through Roll Call Vote Analysis

@article{Jones2009GovernmentAO,
  title={Government and Opposition in the Argentine Congress, 1989-2007: Understanding Inter-Party Dynamics through Roll Call Vote Analysis},
  author={M. Jones and Wonjae Hwang and Juan Pablo Micozzi},
  journal={Journal of Politics in Latin America},
  year={2009},
  volume={1},
  pages={67 - 96}
}
  • M. Jones, Wonjae Hwang, Juan Pablo Micozzi
  • Published 2009
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Politics in Latin America
  • This article employs roll call vote data and Bayesian ideal point estimation to examine inter-party dynamics in the Argentine Chamber of Deputies between 1989 and 2007. It highlights the presence in the Argentine Congress of a strong government vs. opposition dimension as well as identifies the relative position on this dimension, vis-à-vis the governing party, of the most prominent non-governing parties. Special attention is paid to the evolution of inter-party legislative dynamics during… CONTINUE READING
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