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EU-Profiler : positioning of the parties in the European elections

Show simple item record Trechsel, Alexander H.
dc.coverage.spatial European Union
dc.coverage.spatial Switzerland
dc.coverage.spatial Turkey
dc.coverage.spatial Croatia
dc.coverage.temporal 2009 2017-07-12T13:25:02Z 2017-07-12T13:25:02Z 2011
dc.identifier.citation Trechsel, Alexander H. (2011): EU-Profiler : positioning of the parties in the European elections. EUI ResData
dc.identifier.other EUI_ResData_00006_RSC
dc.description 4 files
dc.description.abstract The EU Profiler is a Voting Advice Application (VAA) running during the European Elections of 2009. It situates the parties competing in these elections (and includes parties from three non-EU-Member-States) in a political spectrum, according to their positioning with regard to 30 statements on: (a) Welfare, family and health: welfare programmes maintained even if taxes increase, privatization of healthcare services, increase in subsidies for childcare; (b) Migration and immigration: encourage immigration of skilled workers, restrict immigration; (c) Society, religion and culture: legalisation of same sex marriages, greater respect for religious values in politics, decriminalisation of soft drugs, legalisation of euthanasia; (d) Finances and taxes: reduction of government spending, tax-raising powers for EU, bail out failing banks with public money; (e) Economy and work: reduction of workers´ protection regulation, reduction of EU subsidies to farmers; (f) Environment, transport and energy: support for renewable sources of energy, promotion of public transport, fighting global warming; (g) Law and order: restrictions of civil liberties, more severe punishment for criminals; (h)Foreign policy: EU should speak with one voice, EU should strengthen security and defence policy; (i) European integration; judgement about EU integration is good, benefits from EU-Membership, accession of Turkey, more power to EP, less veto power for individual member states, referendum on EU-treaty; (j) Country specific items.
dc.format.mimetype application/x-spss-sav
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher EUI, RSCAS
dc.relation.ispartofseries European Union Democracy Observatory (EUDO)
dc.rights Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International 
dc.subject Electoral opinion data
dc.subject.classification JB-CX
dc.subject.ddc 310
dc.subject.lcsh Political parties -- Europe
dc.title EU-Profiler : positioning of the parties in the European elections
dc.type Survey data

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