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How democratic is the UK’s ‘Westminster Plurality Rule’ electoral system?

Dunleavy, Patrick (2016) How democratic is the UK’s ‘Westminster Plurality Rule’ electoral system? Democratic Audit UK (11 Jan 2016). Website.

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Abstract

As part of the 2017 Audit of UK Democracy, Patrick Dunleavy and DA staff examine a topic of foundational importance for any liberal democracy – how well does its electoral system (in this case the Westminster Plurality Rule, aka First Past the Post) convert votes into seats?

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://www.democraticaudit.com
Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: Government
Public Policy Group
Subjects: J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Sets: Collections > Democratic Audit Blog
Departments > Government
Research centres and groups > LSE Public Policy Group
Date Deposited: 12 Jun 2017 10:27
Last Modified: 20 Feb 2019 17:21
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/80897

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