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Hortala-Vallve, Rafael (2010) Is Alternative Vote a better voting system?: it depends…. British Politics and Policy at LSE (16 Jul 2010). Website.

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Countries rarely change their election systems, and when they do the changes usually ‘stick’ for a very long time. So the UK’s promised referendum on adopting the Alternative Vote in May 2011 is an historically important occasion. Rafael Hortala-Vallve argues that voters and politicians both need to take a long-term view of their decisions to back or oppose reform. Each system has its own problems and limitations.

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) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 12 Dec 2011 12:53
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 06:23

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