Interest Representation and Post-Communist Parliaments over Two Decades

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Abstract:

Variations in relationships between interest groups and seven post-communist parliaments (Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovenia, Moldova, Russia and Ukraine) are found to be determined by the constitutional system, the strength of civil society and institutionalisation of the social partnership, as well as by international organisations. Membership in the European Union has strengthened the national executive in relation to both interest groups and the parliament.

Keywords: European Union; constitutional choice; executive; external factors; interest groups; lobbying; national parliaments; social partnership

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13572334.2011.574027

Affiliations: Centre for Political Science Research at the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Publication date: June 1, 2011

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