Economic Performance and Political Outcomes: An Analysis of the Turkish Parliamentary and Local Election Results between 1950 and 2004

The results of twenty-five Turkish elections for parliament and local administrations between 1950 and 2004 are studied. Turkish voters are found to take government's economic performance into account but not look back beyond one year. Furthermore, they are found to hold the major incumbent par...

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Volume: 129
Main Author: Akarca, Ali T
Tansel, Aysit
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: New York Springer 01.10.2006
Kluwer Academic Publishers-Plenum Publishers
published in: Public choice Vol. 129; no. 1/2; pp. 77 - 105
Data of publication: 20061001
ISSN: 0048-5829
EISSN: 1573-7101
Discipline: Economics
Political Science
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: CrossRef
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