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Does changing electoral rules affect legislators’ productivity?

Akirav, Osnat (2018) Does changing electoral rules affect legislators’ productivity? Democratic Audit Blog (22 Nov 2018). Blog Entry.

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There have been numerous reforms to the electoral rules and candidate selection processes for the Israel parliament (Knesset) in recent years, making it an interesting case study for testing the hypothesis that such changes affect legislators’ productivity. Using a model that acknowledges there are many facets to legislators’ roles Osnat Akirav demonstrates that legislators’ productivity is affected changes to these rules – but that this does not in turn make it more likely that they will be re-elected.

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Additional Information: © 2018 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 28 May 2021 13:09
Last Modified: 11 Nov 2021 00:02

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