Notes on the 'Freezing Hypothesis'
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KeywordsParty systems; 'freezing hypothesis'; party formation;
- D01 - Microeconomics - - General - - - Microeconomic Behavior: Underlying Principles
- D71 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making - - - Social Choice; Clubs; Committees; Associations
- D72 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making - - - Political Processes: Rent-seeking, Lobbying, Elections, Legislatures, and Voting Behavior
- H41 - Public Economics - - Publicly Provided Goods - - - Public Goods
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- NEP-CDM-2007-06-02 (Collective Decision-Making)
- NEP-PBE-2007-06-02 (Public Economics)
- NEP-POL-2007-06-02 (Positive Political Economics)
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