Marco Portmann

University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science

Fribourg, CH 1700

Switzerland

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

5

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135

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Scholarly Papers (5)

1.

The Power of Religious Organizations in Human Decision Processes: Analyzing Voting Behavior

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4526
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Jan 2014
Benno Torgler, David Stadelmann and Marco Portmann
Queensland University of Technology, University of Bayreuth - Faculty of Law, Business and Economics and University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science
Downloads 36 (330,425)

Abstract:

power, religion, voting, referenda, trust, rules of thumb

2.

Do Female Representatives Adhere More Closely to Voters’ Preferences than Male Representatives?

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Jul 2012
University of Bayreuth - Faculty of Law, Business and Economics, University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science and University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science
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Abstract:

political economy, gender, discrimination, voter preferences, representation, referenda

3.

Preference Representation and the Influence of Political Parties in Majoritarian vs. Proportional Systems: An Empirical Test

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Jul 2012
University of Bayreuth - Faculty of Law, Business and Economics, University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science and University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science
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Abstract:

Constituents' Preferences, Party Influence, Median Voter Model, Political Economy

4.

Voters Elect Politicians Who Closely Matched Their Preferences

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 23 Jul 2012
University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science, University of Bayreuth - Faculty of Law, Business and Economics and University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science
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Retrospective Voting, Voting Behavior, Representation, Constituents' Preferences

5.

Politicians and Preferences of the Voter Majority: Does Gender Matter?

Economics & Politics, Vol. 26, Issue 3, pp. 355-379, 2014
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Oct 2014
University of Bayreuth - Faculty of Law, Business and Economics, University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science and University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science
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