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Author Tucker, Joshua A. (Joshua Aaron), 1971-

Title Regional economic voting : Russia, Poland, Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic, 1990--1999 / Joshua A. Tucker
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 417 pages)
Series Cambridge studies in comparative politics
Cambridge studies in comparative politics.
Contents Economic conditions and election results -- Comparative cross-regional analysis -- Paired case studies -- The incumbency hypothesis -- The new regime hypothesis -- The old regime hypothesis -- Comparative analysis -- Economic voting and postcommunist politics
Summary This book examines the effect of economic conditions on election results in five post-communist countries - Russia, Poland, Hungary, Slovakia, and the Czech Republic - in the first decade of post-communist elections. It is the first book length study of economic voting outside of established democracies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-404) and index
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Subject Elections -- Economic aspects -- Europe, Central.
Elections -- Economic aspects -- Europe, Eastern.
Europe, Central -- Economic conditions -- 1989-
Europe, Central -- Politics and government -- 1989-
Europe, Eastern -- Economic conditions -- 1989-
Europe, Eastern -- Politics and government -- 1989-
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0511138350 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
0511140878 (electronic bk.)
0511616139 (ebook)
9780511138355 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
9780511140877 (electronic bk.)
9780511616136 (ebook)