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What would the election look like under PR?

Blumenau, Jack, Hix, Simon, Hanretty, Chris, Lauderdale, Benjamin and Vivyan, Nick (2015) What would the election look like under PR? British Politics and Policy at LSE (04 May 2015). Website.

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Abstract

The further fragmentation of the UK’s party system in 2015 is likely to lead to the most disproportionate outcome of any election in the post-war era. In this post, Jack Blumenau and Simon Hix, along with the team from electionforecast.co.uk, ask what the House of Commons might look like if the election were held under a more proportionate voting system. If members were elected from small multi-member constituencies, the main beneficiaries would be the Liberal Democrats and UKIP, while the main losers would be Labour, the Conservatives and the SNP.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy
Additional Information: © 2015 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 3.0; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Date Deposited: 07 Apr 2017 13:18
Last Modified: 12 Jul 2020 23:15
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/73000

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