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Social roots: How Romania’s Social Democrats won the 2016 election

Volintiru, Clara and Stefan, George (2016) Social roots: How Romania’s Social Democrats won the 2016 election. LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog (21 Dec 2016). Website.

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Romania’s Social Democrats (PSD) emerged as the largest party from the country’s parliamentary elections on 11 December. Clara Volintiru and George Stefan assess the roots of their success, writing that the party managed to mobilise supporters in areas where it has a strong local presence, but that there is now a growing generational divide which could shape Romanian politics in the years to come.

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Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
Date Deposited: 22 Mar 2017 12:28
Last Modified: 28 Aug 2021 23:26

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