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VoteWorld Comparative Parliamentary Roll-Call Voting Reference File

Denmark

Basic Information:
Parliament website: http://www.folketinget.dk
Size of parliament: 179
Form of government: parliamentary
Electoral system: proportional representation
Continuous democracy since: 1945
Last parliamentary election: 9 February 2005
Freedom House political freedom score in 2004: 1
Population: 5.4 million


Research:

Damgaard, Erik (1973) ‘Party Coalitions in Danish Lawmaking 1953-1970’, European Journal of Political Research 1: 35-66.
Pedersen, Morgens N. (1967) ‘Consensus and Conflict in the Danish Folketing 1945-1965’, Scandinavian Political Studies 2: 143-166.
Skjaeveland, Asbjorn (1999) ‘A Danish Party Cohesion Cycle’, Scandinavian Political Studies 22(2): 121-136.

Data:
Contact: Mathew McCubbins (University of California, San Diego)



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