Vote de protestation

Articles avec comité de lecture

Are the Supporters of Populist Parties Loyal Voters?

Abstract Scholars of electoral behavior regularly link political dissatisfaction to two types of behavior: voting for populist parties and unstable voting behavior. It is therefore not surprising that the electorates of populist parties are generally assumed to be rather volatile. In this paper, we argue that this is not necessarily the case – in particular […] Lire la suite

Articles avec comité de lecture

A Spiral of Distrust

Ce contenu n'est pas disponible dans la langue sélectionnée. Abstract Low levels of political trust are associated with a preference for protest parties. Some authors have argued that in this manner protest parties indirectly contribute to the stability of electoral democracy, functioning as a ‘safety valve’ for political discontent. In this article, we investigate the […] Lire la suite