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Brexit and the left behind: a tale of two countries

Goodwin, Matthew and Heath, Oliver (2016) Brexit and the left behind: a tale of two countries. LSE Brexit (22 Jul 2016). Website.

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Why did Britain vote for Brexit? What was the relative importance of social class, age, and immigration? And to what extent did the vote for Brexit map on to past campaigns by the UK Independence Party? To answer these questions, Matthew Goodwin and Oliver Heath used aggregate-level data to analyse the Brexit vote in a paper forthcoming in Political Quarterly. They summarise the findings.

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Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Sets: Collections > LSE Brexit
Date Deposited: 07 Apr 2017 13:46
Last Modified: 23 May 2020 23:24

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