• Corpus ID: 156613719

Voting Radical Right in Europe: a Comprehensive Explanation for Vote Choice

  title={Voting Radical Right in Europe: a Comprehensive Explanation for Vote Choice},
  author={Michael A. Hansen},
1 Citations
Women and the Radical Right: Exploring Gendered Differences in Vote Choice for Radical Right Parties in Europe
This article explores the role that gender differences played in vote choice for radical right parties in European countries from 2002-2014. In particular, the research agenda explores whether men


Voting Radical Right in Western Europe
1. Introduction 2. The radical right 3. Who votes for the radical right? 4. Immigration, unemployment, and the vote for the radical right 5. Coalitions and strategic voting: a model 6. Coalitions and
An Economic Theory of Democracy
Downs presents a rational calculus of voting that has inspired much of the later work on voting and turnout. Particularly significant was his conclusion that a rational voter should almost never
Coalition-directed Voting in Multiparty Democracies
Ideology is widely considered to be an important factor in shaping policy outcomes and in influencing election outcomes. We propose a theory of the coalition-directed vote. The argument suggests that
Reacting to the Radical Right
This article seeks to explain the variation in the electoral success of far-right parties in Germany and Austria over the past several decades. It argues that the reaction of existing political
Government Formation in Parliamentary Democracies
ment of an empirical tradition that allows scholars to evaluate the relative importance of competing theories. We resolve this problem by applying an empirical framework that is appropriate for
Anti-immigrant parties in Europe: Ideological or protest vote?
Analyzing the 1994 elections for the European Parliament for seven political systems it is shown that anti-immigrant parties attract no more protest votes than other parties do, with only one exception: the Dutch Centrumdemocraten.
Radical right-wing populism in Western Europe
Social change and multicultural society in Western Europe against diversity - new right ideology in the new Europe individualism and xenophobia - radical right-wing populism in a comparative
Populist radical right parties in Europe
As Europe enters a significant phase of re-integration of East and West, it faces an increasing problem with the rise of far-right political parties. Cas Mudde offers the first comprehensive and
Congressional Voting over Legislative Careers: Shifting Positions and Changing Constraints
The proposed model predicts that voting behavior of legislators is more variable early in their career and that junior members are more likely to vote with their party than senior members. The
Competition Between Unequals: The Role of Mainstream Party Strategy in Niche Party Success
What accounts for variation in the electoral success of niche parties? Although institutional and sociological explanations of single-issue party strength have been dominant, they tend to remove