The new book “Democracy and Crisis” edited by the WZB researcher Wolfgang Merkel & Sascha Kneip is out!
It presents cutting-edge research on the crisis of democracy and describes a wide range of crisis phenomena including participation, globalization, and capitalism.
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On 18 March 2018, Russians are electing their President for the next six years. Incumbent President Vladimir Putin is enjoying high approval rates and will most likely be re-elected. Yet, many Russians may opt not to take part in the vote. A new infographic by our guest contributor Antje Kästner visualizes the path to the Russian presidency, compares recent opinion polls and puts the upcoming elections into historical perspective.