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Voters seem to respond to the the ‘reported’ rather than the ‘real’ economy

Kayser, Mark and Leininger, Arndt (2015) Voters seem to respond to the the ‘reported’ rather than the ‘real’ economy. Democratic Audit UK (09 Sep 2015). Website.

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The economy was one of the defining issues of the recent General Election, which research suggesting that Labour’s relative reputational weakness was a reason behind their defeat. Here, Mark Kayser and Arndt Leininger show that voters often respond to the ‘reported’ state of the economy, rather than the actual economy – with democratic implications.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2015 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 13 Jun 2017 09:55
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 08:13

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