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Uncovering the missing link between precarity and populist voting

Antonucci, Lorenza, D’Ippoliti, Carlo, Horvath, Laszlo and Krouwel, André (2022) Uncovering the missing link between precarity and populist voting. LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) blog (02 Feb 2022). Blog Entry.

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Over the last decade, the economist Guy Standing has written on the emergence of a new class of citizens – the ‘precariat’ – who lack economic security and stable occupational identities. But can the concept of precarity also help explain the success of populist parties? Drawing on a new study, Lorenza Antonucci, Carlo D’Ippoliti, Laszlo Horvath and André Krouwel assess how precarity affects support for populist parties in France and the Netherlands.

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Additional Information: © 2022 The Authors
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
J Political Science > JZ International relations
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
Date Deposited: 12 Apr 2022 12:45
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 11:23

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