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Boosting involvement between elections—The case of Citizen’s Initiative

  • Jan Erling Klausen
  • Marte Winsvold

Abstract

Over the years, authorities in many countries have devoted considerable attention to the issue of raising the turnout in local elections. In attempts to counter receding turnout figures, elections have been carried out on the same day as national elections (Sweden) or European elections (Baden-Württemberg, Germany) or indeed on individual dates in different municipalities (Nittedal, Norway).

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  • Jan Erling Klausen
  • Marte Winsvold

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