French National Elections: Political Economic ForecastsEuropean Journal of Political Economy (1991)
AbstractFrench national election outcomes (presidential and National Assembly contests, 1958–1988) can be predicted rather accurately by a straightforward political economy model. The model, based on readily available, pre-election measures of economic and governmental performance, would appear to hold promise as a forecasting instrument.
Publication DateNovember, 1991
Citation InformationMichael S Lewis-Beck. "French National Elections: Political Economic Forecasts" European Journal of Political Economy Vol. 7 Iss. 4 (1991)
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