The Conservative Dilemma: Ideology and Vote Maximisation in Sweden

  • Sten Berglund
  • Ulf Lindström


Party leaders rarely admit publicly to changing party policy in order to attract additional voters. It is a well-known fact, however, that pursuing a strategy of vote maximisation jeopardises the political parties’ ideological commitments.


Social Democratic Liberal Party Conservative Parti National Party Conservative Politics 
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  • Ulf Lindström

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