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How to tackle populism: Macron vs Kurz

Cottakis, Michael (2018) How to tackle populism: Macron vs Kurz. Democratic Audit Blog (22 Feb 2018). Blog Entry.

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This time last year, things did not look pretty for the EU, writes Michael Cottakis. Marine Le Pen topped the polls in France spreading fears over Frexit, Geert Wilders had crept clear of his challengers in the Netherlands, and EU officials glanced worriedly at an Austria dealing with its own far-right challenge. In all three cases, the populist challenge fell short, but with more key elections on the calendar for 2018, what lessons can be drawn by those seeking to tackle populism?

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Additional Information: © 2018 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
European Institute
Hellenic Observatory
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 10 May 2021 20:06
Last Modified: 19 Aug 2021 23:03

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