lecture_13_-_combo_of_exec-leg_3.3.08

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1 Questions? One week from today Papers back Review sheet for final online Office hours today: Please let me know if you are coming
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2 Now You Know A Lot About Electoral Systems Could evaluate systems anywhere Even if don’t know much about the country itself
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3 What combinations lead to what? Think about Presidential vs. parliamentary systems Rules to elect legislature What combinations lead to: Programmatic politics? Personalistic politics?
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4 Election Cycles and President-Legislative Compatibility Concurrent Honeymoon Counter-honeymoon Midterm
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5 Efficiency? What is it? “ability of elections to serve as a means for voters to identify and choose among the competing government options available to them” (S&C: 7-8). Interparty Efficiency Clear government-opposition choice Majority of voters endorse one side Intraparty Efficiency Parties and politicians campaign on collective policy programs How do each of these affect overall “efficiency”?
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This note was uploaded on 04/16/2008 for the course POL 140A taught by Professor Scheiner during the Spring '08 term at UC Davis.

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