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Running a party as a firm: the novel typology of entrepreneurial parties

The rise of entrepreneurial parties in European politics: Vít Hloušek, Lubomír Kopeček and Petra Vodová (Cham, Palgrave Macmillan, 2020), 215 pp. ISBN 978–3-030–41915-8

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In his research, he focuses on party systems, legislative behaviour, and politics of the Czech Republic.

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Hájek, L. Running a party as a firm: the novel typology of entrepreneurial parties. Eur Polit Sci (2022).

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