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The duration and durability of cabinet ministers

Fischer, Jörn; Dowding, Keith; Dumont, Patrick


This article surveys the growing research programme on the duration of cabinet ministers. It examines some of the conceptual and methodological issues confronting research, including the nature and measurement of durability, ministerial terms and techniques. It considers some of the theories and hypotheses that have been generated by researchers. Using evidence from studies from around the world, it argues that institutional factors, including regime type, constitutional and parliamentary...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
Source: International Political Science Review
DOI: 10.1177/0192512112462971


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