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Con-Lib coalitions are now the norm in Europe

Hix, Simon (2010) Con-Lib coalitions are now the norm in Europe. British Politics and Policy at LSE (07 Jun 2010). Website.

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The novelty of a peacetime coalition government in the UK has meant that most media commentators have been alternately baffled or sceptical about its prospects – on the grounds that novel things must fail. Yet Simon Hix’s survey of European governments shows that coalitions are very common indeed, and that the largest group of governments across the continent are centre-right coalitions.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2010 The author
Divisions: Government
Subjects: J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
Date Deposited: 14 Nov 2011 11:56
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 06:22

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