Which Policies Do Parties Really Advocate? – Introducing the Manifesto Project

One of the central and most interesting areas in the political party research agenda is the exploration of which positions parties take on single policy issues, policy fields and general ideological scales like the left-right continuum. Knowing these positions is the basis for assessing what parties stand for, whether they do what they stand for and, indeed, whether they stand for what citizens want them to do. Weiterlesen