Government Termination: Causes and Effects

Ian Budge and Hans Keman

in Parties and Democracy

Published in print September 1993 | ISBN: 9780198279259
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191598883 | DOI:

Series: Comparative European Politics

 Government Termination: Causes and Effects

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The main finding is that the absence of policy agreement among parties in a government produces premature and involuntary dissolution. This offers further support to the general policy‐based approach to party government adopted here.

Keywords: duration; modes; performance; termination

Chapter.  8643 words. 

Subjects: Comparative Politics

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