PS 106 � Week 7 - and why C Germany 1 Why does...

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PS 106 – Week 7 Germany and electoral systems A. PR vs. Plurality  1.  What are the pros and cons of PR and Plurality systems?   2.  Which system, in your opinion, is “best”?   3.  What is Allen’s argument? Do you agree/disagree?  B. Parties  1.  What determines the number of parties in a political system?   2.  What is Duverger’s law and Duverger’s hypothesis? When do they apply or not, 
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Unformatted text preview: and why? C. Germany 1. Why does Germany currently have a “grand-coalition”? 2. Even though Germany and the UK are both parliamentary systems, they are very different. How? Which system do you think is “best”, and why?...
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This note was uploaded on 11/03/2009 for the course POLI SCI 106 taught by Professor Hererra during the Spring '08 term at University of Wisconsin.

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PS 106 � Week 7 - and why C Germany 1 Why does...

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