Immigration and Voting for the Far Right

Abstract Does the presence of immigrants in one’s neighborhood affect voting for far right-wing parties? We study the case of the Freedom Party of Austria (FPÖ) that, under the leadership of Jörg Haider, increased its vote share from less than 5% in the early 1980s to 27% by the end of the 1990s and...

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Volume: 15
Main Author: Halla, Martin
Wagner, Alexander F
Zweimüller, Josef
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: OXFORD Oxford University Press 01.12.2017
OXFORD UNIV PRESS
published in: Journal of the European Economic Association Vol. 15; no. 6; pp. 1341 - 1385
ORCID: 0000-0002-9796-8821
Data of publication: 20171201
ISSN: 1542-4766
1542-4774
EISSN: 1542-4774
Discipline: Economics
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Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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