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Does a candidate's local prominence influence the effect of their campaign spending?

Trumm, Siim, Sudulich, Laura and Townsley, Joshua (2018) Does a candidate's local prominence influence the effect of their campaign spending? British Politics and Policy at LSE (23 Sep 2018). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Generally speaking, the more individual candidates spend on their campaigns, the higher turnout in that constituency. Siim Trumm, Laura Sudulich and Joshua Townsley find that the money spent by viable contenders has a greater impact on voter turnout than spending by those who are unlikely to win.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/candidate...
Additional Information: © 2018 The Authors; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JC Political theory
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Date Deposited: 16 Jan 2019 10:58
Last Modified: 20 Feb 2019 12:59
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/91828

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