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Opportunism and MPs' chances of re-election: an analysis of political transformism in the Italian parliament.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Public Choice. Sep2022, Vol. 192 Issue 3/4, p273-308. 36p. 13 Charts, 2 Graphs.

Abstract:We identify as political transformists the Italian members of parliament (MPs) who cross the aisle and vote for legislation opposed by their own political group—i.e., MPs who transform from the political opposition to the ruling parties (or from govern...

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'Levelling up' in post-Brexit United Kingdom: Economic realism or political opportunism?

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Local Economy. Feb/Mar2022, Vol. 37 Issue 1/2, p50-65. 16p.

Abstract:Following the 2019 general election, the Prime Minister claimed that leaving the EU would enable him to 'get Brexit done' and introduce policies to "level up" inequalities in a post-EU UK. There still is, however, considerable uncertainty as to exactly...

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The impact of contractual governance on forms of opportunism.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Industrial Marketing Management. Apr2022, Vol. 102, p89-103. 15p.

Abstract:The relationship between contractual governance and partner opportunism is widely discussed in the interfirm governance literature. However, a consensus regarding whether contractual governance increases ex post opportunism or whether such opportunism ...

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Zusammenhalt im Bundesstaat? Bundesfreundliche und opportunistische Argumentationsstrategien in der Pandemie.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Der Moderne Staat. 2022, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p20-41. 22p.

Abstract:Der Beitrag widmet sich den Argumentationsstrategien in der Debatte über das föderale Krisenmanagement in der Covid-19-Pandemie. Im Mittelpunkt steht die Frage, inwiefern die landespolitischen Akteure die bundesstaatliche Ordnung als Gelegenheitsstrukt...

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Revisiting Opportunism in Civil Conflict: Natural Resource Extraction and Health Care Provision.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Conflict Resolution. Jan2022, Vol. 66 Issue 1, p91-114. 24p.

Abstract:What is the relationship between natural resources and rebel governance? Previous studies have argued that resource rich groups have fewer incentives to provide social services. We argue, however, that even well-funded rebels may have incentives to pro...

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A Very British Coup: The extraordinary fall of Boris Johnson.

Publication Type:Periodical

Source(s):Commentary. Sep2022, Vol. 154 Issue 2, p32-35. 4p.

Abstract:The article presents the discussion on British politics. Topics include employing a combination of opportunism, ruthlessness, patriotism, monarchism and free-market economics to the cost ofthe opposition Labour and Liberal Democrat (LibDem) Parties; an...

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The South's Forgotten Fire-Eater: David Hubbard and North Alabama's Long Road to Disunion by Chris McIlwain (review).

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Alabama Review. Apr2022, Vol. 75 Issue 2, p1-4. 4p.

Abstract:Meanwhile, as Union forces moved into the Tennessee Valley region of northern Alabama and fanned out with destructive raids, Hubbard had been shunted aside to a minor role in the Confederate bureaucracy as commissioner of Indian affairs. Few of Hubbard...

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"Fascist or opportunist?": The political career of Oswald Pirow, 1915-1943.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Historia. Nov2018, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p93-111. 19p.

Abstract:In die Suid-Afrikaanse historiografie word Oswald Pirow getipeer as 'n oortuigde fascis, maar in werklikheid was hy 'n opportunis. Rou ambisie was die onderliggende motivering van alle politieke handelinge deur hom. Hy het die onverbiddelike vermoë geh...

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Political Culture and Nigeria’s Democratic Experience in the Fourth Republic

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Central European Journal of Politics, Vol 7, Iss 1, Pp 30-45 (2021)

Abstract:Since Nigeria’s return to civilian rule in 1999, the quest to sustain and mainstream democratic practice and governance has continued to play a vital role in the country’s political life. While electoral democracy is universally acclaimed as the quinte...

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Geoeconomics, easy money, and political opportunism: the Perils under China and Japan's high-Speed rail competition.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Contemporary Politics. Feb2021, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p1-22. 22p. 1 Chart, 2 Graphs.

Abstract:China and Japan have engaged in fierce competition over infrastructure lending in East Asia, particularly since the 2010s. Under the intense focus on the geopolitical roots of this competition, the political-economic effects of this competitive statecr...

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