Essays about: "national elections"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 60 essays containing the words national elections.

  1. 1. Assessing the electoral outcome in the 2019 European Parliament election : Substantially influenced by European issues, or still dominated by national issues?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Anton Lindberg; [2020]
    Keywords : European Parliament election 2019; Party choice; EU issue voting; Second-order national contest;

    Abstract : This thesis compares two theories of voter behavior in the 2019 European Parliament election (EP election). The second-order national contest theory claims that the European Parliament elections are basically seen as unimportant and are predominantly about national issues. READ MORE

  2. 2. The dynamic effects of immigration on political outcomes : Evidence From Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : André Chindt; [2020]
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    Abstract : This paper analyzes the impact of immigration on the political support for right-wing and leftwing parties in Sweden. Municipality level data on national parliamentary elections is used over the 2006 to 2018 period. READ MORE

  3. 3. Do Eurosceptic Parties Affect the Turnout in European Elections? : A quantitative study on Eurosceptic Parties and how their vote shares in National Parliament elections influences the changes between European Elections.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Alexander Jonsson; [2020]
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  4. 4. Intergovernmental grants and local democracy : An instrumental variable analysis of the equalization grant’s effects on municipal spendings, tax rates and local election outcomes

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Magnus Karlefors; Karolina Sterky; [2020]
    Keywords : Grants; Municipalities; Elections; Spendings;

    Abstract : The aim of this paper is to study two separate but yet connected effects of an increase in the Swedish equalization grant. More specifically this paper investigates the grant’s effect on municipal spending and tax rates as well as incumbent party(ies) probability to remain in office during 2014 and 2018. READ MORE

  5. 5. Voting behaviour in the 2014 European Parliament election

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Oskar Eklöf; [2019]
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    Abstract : The European Parliament election is one of the most extensive elections in the world and affects more than 500 million people within the European Union. Prior research have mainly been using two different frameworks to explain voting behaviour in the European Parliament elections, namely the second-order election theory and the Europe-matters framework. READ MORE