The Formation Of the Fourth Berlusconi Government

  title={The Formation Of the Fourth Berlusconi Government},
  author={Gianfranco Pasquino},
In the period between 1946 and 1993, that is, before the reform of the electoral law along majoritarian lines and the transformation of the Italian party system, the processes of government formation in Italy were long and complicated, and never easy to understand or explain. Nevertheless, as Verzichelli and Cotta (2000) have accurately and intelligently shown, the rules applying to them can be identified, even though they are somewhat Byzantine. Therefore, the suggestion of Schofield and Sened… Expand
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