The database covers electoral results of national parliamentary elections (first chamber) at the sub-national level from post-communist democracies in Europe after 1990, including twenty countries from Albania to Russia, excluding only Belarus.
If there are problems, errors, or missing files, please do not hesitate to contact me.
This dataset offers a cross-sectional view of the representation of ethnic minority parties in parliament. It includes information about 130 ethnic minorities of Central and Eastern Europe, their political parties, and electoral rules.
Replication dataset for
Covering the period 1995-2007, for details see article in Electoral Studies (2010).
Please cite as follows: Bochsler, D. (2010). Who gains from apparentments under D’Hondt? Electoral Studies 29(4), 617-627.
As of 2005. The dataset might not be 100% complete; it combines and re-organises information retrieved from various sources. See article in Regional and Federal Studies for details.
Please cite as follows: Bochsler, Daniel. 2009. "Neighbours or friends? When Swiss cantonal governments cooperate with each other." Regional and Federal Studies 19 (2).
Varieties of democracy - the five dimensions (with Hanspeter Kriesi)
The dataset provides for the locations of the 50 countries on the five dimensions. Where not other indicated, the 19 indicators are based on the Democracy Barometer.
Description & citation: Bochsler, Daniel, and Pascal Sciarini. 2006. "Neue Indikatoren zur Bestimmung der arithmetischen Regierungskonkordanz." Swiss Political Science Review 12 (1):105-22.
Full data (model and estimation results)
|Last update: 31 October 2015|