Essays about: "party competition"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 75 essays containing the words party competition.

  1. 1. The Swedish Political Mainstream in Crisis: In The Light of Radical Right-Wing Populism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ida Seirup; [2023]
    Keywords : Radical right-wing populism; mainstream party strategy; party competition; issue-ownership; immigration; social-investment policy; social-consumption policy; multiculturalism; PSO-theory; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The rise of radical right-wing populism in Western Europe has severely altered the political landscape during the last decade, and mainstream parties, from left to right, are struggling to employ strategies preventing voters from deserting to the radical right. In this thesis, I examine two mainstream parties in the context of Sweden, the Social Democratic party (S), and the Moderate party (M), to learn what strategies the parties have applied in the light of rising radical right-wing populism, relating to two issue-dimensions: the socio-cultural and the socio-economic. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Rise of the Issue of Law and Order in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Bianca Cattermole; [2023]
    Keywords : Law and order; Sweden; Sweden Democrats; Social Democrats; Moderates; Issue competition; Issue salience; Issue ownership; PSO-theory; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In recent times there has been a general trend of shifting party competition, with new issues being brought to the foreground. Sweden has undergone multiple changes, both societal and political, paving the way for the issue of law and order to emerge. READ MORE

  3. 3. "Do we care more when we think differently?" - On the relationship between Ideological Polarisation and Voter Turnout

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Gerrit Krönert; [2022]
    Keywords : Ideological polarisation; voter turnout; multiparty systems; Europe; electoral competition.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Polarisation is a hotly discussed and eagerly researched topic these days. This research specifically examines the effects of one type of polarisation: Ideological Polarisation on voter turnout. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Effects of CBAM on Russian Exports

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Mykola Rozhko; [2022]
    Keywords : Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism; EU ETS; carbon leakage; Russia; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In 2021, the EU announced the introduction of a carbon border adjustment mechanism (CBAM) to address the carbon leakage problem, which hampers its efforts to mitigate climate change. One of the CBAM requirements is that if an export party can provide that it paid for used carbon domestically, the corresponding amount will be deducted from the EU importers. READ MORE

  5. 5. MAINSTREAMING THE FARRIGHT: The Use of Anti-Migrant Frames in Sweden and France

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Abigail Lantz; [2021-07-14]
    Keywords : Framing; Far-Right; Migration; Mainstreaming;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the mainstreaming of far-right anti-migrant frames in Sweden and France. Using a qualitative approach combining frame theory and supplementary data from publicly available sources, the thesis documents when three anti-migrant frames transferred from the political manifestos of far-right to center and center-right political parties across three elections. READ MORE