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Cohort size matters: democracy is in danger as young people’s disenfranchisement accelerates

Berry, Craig (2012) Cohort size matters: democracy is in danger as young people’s disenfranchisement accelerates. British Politics and Policy at LSE (14 May 2012). Website.

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Abstract

As the electorate ages, intergenerational inequality grows. Craig Berry explains that young people are in some ways being ‘out-voted’ by older cohorts, a problem that will only get worse and may undermine the legitimacy of representative democracy itself.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2012 The Author; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2013 11:03
Last Modified: 31 Jan 2020 00:22
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/48304

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