Ministerial effects on the fulfilment of election pledges

Ministerial effects on the fulfilment of election pledges


About the presenter:

Patrick Dumont is a Professor of political science at the Australian National University. Professor Dumont’s main research interests are coalition theory, executive-legislative relations, parties and party systems, political elites for which he has published in journals such as the European Journal of Political Research, European Union Politics, Journal of European Public Policy, Public Choice and won the Vincent Wright award for best article in 2007 in West European Politics. His latest (co-edited) books are The Selection and Deselection of Ministers Around the World and European Integration and Consensus Politics in the Low Countries in 2015. He is also co-editor of Routledge Research on Social and Political Elites. His other topics of interest include the development of online Voting Advice Applications and related issues of political representation. Before coming to the ANU Patrick Dumont held positions at the Université catholique de Louvain and University of Luxembourg.

Date & time

Thu 27 Sep 2018, 12pm


LJ Hume Centre, Copland Building, ANU


Patrick Dumont, ANU


Feodor Snagovsky


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