The Personalization of Electoral Systems
Uploaded by Jean-Benoît Pilet.
Upload date : 08 October 2012, 20h36.
paper presented at the ECPR General Conference, Reykjavik, August 2011

authors: Alan Renwick and Jean-Benoit Pilet

Abstract: The article proposes a new typology of electoral systems according to the degree of candidate-centeredness. And the typology is applied to detect a growing trend towards the use of more candidate-centered/personalized electoral systems for national parliamentary elections across Europe.