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New publication

The article ‘About time: age, period, and cohort effects on support for Quebec sovereignty‘, co-authored by Florence Vallée-Dubois, Ruth Dassonneville and Jean-François Godbout is now available online. The article is forthcoming in Nations and Nationalism.   Abstract Can age, period and cohort effects help explain support for Quebec sovereignty? Previous work on this question has […] Read more

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4th Leuven-Montréal Winter School on Elections

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS 4th Leuven-Montréal Winter School on Elections   In collaboration with the Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)   Supported by the ECPR Standing Group on Public Opinion and Voting Behaviour in a Comparative Perspective & The Centre for the Study of Democratic Citizenship 3 March – 10 March 2017, Montréal […] Read more

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New research project: Elections as a Linkage Mechanism between Public Opinion and Policy Outcomes, a longitudinal and comparative analysis

The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) has announced the results of the February 2017 competition of its Insight Development Grants program. One of the funded research projects is a project on ‘Elections as a Linkage Mechanism between Public Opinion and Policy Outcomes’, that will be supervised by Ruth Dassonneville.   Summary of the […] Read more

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What if the economy decided the Dutch election?

Dutch election forecast : What if the economy decided the Dutch election? Philippe Mongrain (Université de Montréal), Ruth Dassonneville (Université de Montréal) and Michael S. Lewis-Beck (University of Iowa)   While most observers are covering the Dutch election as a litmus test for populism in Europe, focusing on issues such as the European Union, immigration and […] Read more