Dezso Czigler, Tamas and Takacs, Izolda
With the ruling party’s legislative tsunami, Hungary may now be sleepwalking into an authoritarian state.
LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog
(17 May 2012)
Hungary is a member of the European Union, but the country is sleepwalking into an authoritarian state, argue Tamas Dezso Czigler and Izolda Takacs. In their second of three articles for EUROPP, they argue that the new governing coalition has overhauled the country’s electoral and judicial system, violated the independence of the Hungarian central bank and invaded citizens’ private lives.
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