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The UK spends approximately £150 million per year administering elections

Berry, Richard (2014) The UK spends approximately £150 million per year administering elections. Democratic Audit UK (08 Mar 2014). Website.

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Democracy costs money, although it isn’t always clear how much. As part of the evidence for Democratic Audit’s new report on election information, we gathered data from a range of sources to produce a comprehensive estimate of how much UK taxpayers spend administering elections. Richard Berry sets out the findings here.

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Additional Information: © 2014 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 16 Jun 2017 14:16
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 19:42

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