Government and Opposition

(The TQCC of Government and Opposition is 8. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-06-01 to 2023-06-01.)
Analysing Women's Substantive Representation: From Critical Mass to Critical Actors251
From ‘Normal Incidents’ to Political Crises: Understanding the Selective Politicization of Policy Failures153
Varieties of Populist Parties and Party Systems in Europe: From State-of-the-Art to the Application of a Novel Classification Scheme to 66 Parties in 33 Countries121
Political Realignment in Advanced Industrial Society: From Class‐Based Politics to Quality‐of‐Life Politics86
Consociational Theory, Northern Ireland's Conflict, and its Agreement. Part 1: What Consociationalists Can Learn from Northern Ireland83
Democratic Accountability and Political Effectiveness from a Cosmopolitan Perspective67
Consociational Theory, Northern Ireland's Conflict, and its Agreement 2.-What Critics of Consociation Can Learn from Northern Ireland58
From the Sociology of Politics to Political Sociology54
Varieties of Inclusionary Populism? SYRIZA, Podemos and the Five Star Movement52
The Global Economics of European Populism: Growth Regimes and Party System Change in Europe (TheGovernment and Opposition/Leonard Schapiro Lecture 2017)44
From Sticks to Carrots: Electoral Manipulation in Africa, 1986–201242
Corruption, Political Stability and Development: Comparative Evidence from Egypt and Morocco38
Five Ways of Institutionalizing Political Opposition: Lessons from the Advanced Democracies37
Civic Participation in a Hybrid Regime: Limited Pluralism in Policymaking and Delivery in Contemporary Russia30
Global Shifts and the Limits of the EU’s Transformative Power in the European Periphery: Comparative Perspectives from Hungary and Turkey30
Party Competition in the 2013 Italian Elections: Evidence from an Expert Survey30
Electoral Mobilization and Authoritarian Elections: Evidence from Post-Soviet Russia29
Party Competition and Government Formation in Multilevel Settings: Evidence from Germany25
From ‘Opening Up’ to Democratic Renewal: Deepening Public Engagement in Legislative Committees24
Populism in Europe: An Illiberal Democratic Response to Undemocratic Liberalism (TheGovernment and Opposition/Leonard Schapiro Lecture 2019)21
From Prague to Baghdad: Lustration Systems and their Political Effects20
What Affects Invalid Voting? A Review and Meta-Analysis20
Examining and Explaining the Northern League's ‘U-Turn’ from Europe19
Economic Intimidation in Contemporary Elections: Evidence from Romania and Bulgaria19
A Zero-Sum Game? Repression and Protest in China17
Minority Governments and Pledge Fulfilment: Evidence from Portugal16
Electoral Performance by Post-Rebel Parties16
Transforming State Visions: Ideology and Ideas in Armed Groups Turned Political Parties – Introduction to Special Issue15
Declining Trust in Elites and Why We Should Worry About It – With Empirical Evidence from Germany13
Electoral System Reform in Democracy's Grey Zone: Lessons from Putin's Russia13
Shifting Power-Centres of Semi-Presidentialism: Exploring Executive Coordination in Lithuania12
Young and Temporary: Youth Employment Insecurity and Support for Right-Wing Populist Parties in Europe12
Gender Politics and Conservatism: The View from the British Conservative Party Grassroots12
Learning to Depart from a Policy Path: Institutional Change and the Reform of German Labour Market Policy12
Social Capital, Learning and EU Regional Policy Networks: Evidence from Greece12
Resisting the Irresistible: ‘Failed Opposition’ in Azerbaijan and Belarus Revisited11
Under the Influence: Pay-Offs to Legislative Support Parties under Minority Governments11
Grand Coalitions and Democratic Dysfunction: Two Warnings from Central Europe11
Ambivalent Moderation: The FMLN’s Ideological Accommodation to Post-War Politics in El Salvador11
The Portuguese Radical Left Parties Supporting Government: From Policy-Takers to Policymakers?11
Online Repression and Self-Censorship: Evidence from Southeast Asia10
Merkel's Germany and the European Union: Between Emergency and the Rule of Rules10
The Difficulty of Justifying European Integration as a Consequence of Depoliticization: Evidence from the 2005 French Referendum9
From Election to Government: Principal Rules and Deviant Cases9
The Perception of the Legitimacy of Citizens’ Assemblies in Deeply Divided Places? Evidence of Public and Elite Opinion from Consociational Northern Ireland9
How Party Systems Shape Local–National Gender Gaps9
The Limits of Resistance Ideologies? The CNDD-FDD and the Legacies of Governance in Burundi9
How is Government Stability Affected by the State of the Economy? Payoff Structures, Government Type and Economic State9
Economic Expectations and Satisfaction with Democracy: Evidence from Italy9
The Fast Track from the Soviet Union to the World Economy: External Liberalization in Estonia and Latvia8
Letter from Ireland8
How Do They Get In? Radical Parties and Government Participation in European Democracies8
The Demand and Supply of Parliamentary Policy Advocacy: Evidence from UK Health Policy, 1997–20058
Inequality under Authoritarian Rule8