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Why should we care what candidates tweet during a presidential campaign?(JMP)
This paper aims to inform about the new challenges that our democracies are facing. In the twenty-first century, the danger to democracies does not resemble old generals and tanks taking the streets; democracies now are eroding from within.
Last updated on Oct 16, 2021
Imperfect Recall: The Politics of Subnational Office Removals
Why do some citizens remove the same politicians that they elected from office? This article examines the use of recall referenda, an increasingly prevalent process in which citizens organize a vote to remove politicians from office before they complete their terms
La ambición y carrera política en el nivel subnacional peruano
Non-Tax Revenue and Incumbency Advantage : Evidence from Peruvian Municipalities
Among the tools politicians have to stay in power, the use of the public budget is one of the most important. Government income shocks from, for example, natural resource extraction can substantially increase the electoral performance of incumbents.
Last updated on Sep 17, 2021