Democracy Under Siege?
Parties, Voters, and Elections After the Great Recession
Timothy Hellwig, Yesola Kweon, and Jack Vowles
- Traces the impact of rapid economic change on electoral politics before, during, and after the crisis events of 2008-2010
- Includes evidence from post-election public opinion surveys in over thirty countries
- Highlights role of cues from political parties in conditioning the voter response to economic downturns