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Italy’s referendum: Renzi’s big gamble failed. What’s next?

Codogno, Lorenzo (2016) Italy’s referendum: Renzi’s big gamble failed. What’s next? LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog (06 Dec 2016). Website.

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Following the outcome of today’s referendum, President Mattarella will do his best to avoid early elections. Any new caretaker government would easily take a full year to deliver a new electoral law and thus the baseline case remains for elections no earlier than the natural end of this parliamentary term in spring 2018, writes Lorenzo Codogno. The tail risks of Five Star Movement getting to power, a prolonged phase of political instability and/or Euro-exit remain very low probability events.

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Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s)
Divisions: European Institute
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
Date Deposited: 22 Mar 2017 12:32
Last Modified: 03 Oct 2021 23:24

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