Beatriz Magaloni. Voting for Autocracy: Hegemonic Party Survival and its. Demise in Mexico. (forthcoming, Cambridge University Press). Stanford University. Voting for Autocracy: Hegemonic Party Survival and its Demise in Mexico by Beatriz Magaloni. David A. Shirk. University of San Diego. Voting For Autocracy has 14 ratings and 5 reviews. Beatriz Magaloni presente una serie de modelos de ciclos político-económicos como los de Nordhaus y.
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Alex marked it as to-read Aug 21, votnig Alvaro Sottil is currently reading it Aug 15, Voters could not simply ‘throw the rascals out of office’ because their choices were constrained by a series of strategic dilemmas that compelled them to support the autocrats.
Still, the book suffers quite a bit from an enforced academic style which pushes it to develop and defend overly simplistic theories.
Shimaa added it Sep 18, Electoral fraud and the game of electoral transitions; 9. Morse, World Politics “Beatriz Magaloni’s Voting for Autocracy not mmagaloni demonstrates that hegemonic parties can successfully buy elections, but also shows how running up huge electoral majorities preserves authoritarian durability by autocdacy defections by hegemonic party elites and demonstrating to both voters and the opposition the futility of challenging the system The Best Books of Excellent insights into the year hold on power of Mexico’s PRI.
Structural determinants of mass support; 3.
Return to Book Page. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Review quote ‘This book is the best analysis of autocracu Mexican transition in the field that I have seen, and it is also the best-in-depth look at how an electoral authoritarian regime actually works. Published September 1st by Cambridge University Press.
Miryam rated it liked it Jul 03, The book also explores the factors that led to the demise of the PRI. This book is the only systematic treatment in the literature today dealing with this form of autocracy. Other books in this series. Middlebrook, University of London, Perspectives on Politics “The synthesis in this work of insights from modernization theory, political economy, rational choice, institutionalism, and transitions theory makes a strong argument about the role of authoritarian elections and the nature of hegemonic regimes.
The utility functions are simply lists of priorities for the actors and the resulting analysis is qualitative e. Kim Yi Dionne added it Mar 11, Magaloni synthesizes decades of insights about elite and voter behavior to craft new models of both authoritarian durability and regime transition.
Vanessa van den Boogaard marked it as to-read Jul 14, Tomas Canales added it Mar 03, Read for a class on authoritarianism. Mamadou Bodian marked it as to-read Oct 27, Description This book provides a theory of the logic of survival of the Institutional Revolutionary Party PRIone of the most resilient autocratic regimes in the twentieth century. May 25, Alan rated it liked it. To ask other readers questions about Voting For Autocracyplease sign up.
Voting For Autocracy: Hegemonic Party Survival And Its Demise In Mexico by Beatriz Magaloni
Focuses largely on voter incentives and the party’s mechanisms for using these to ensure cross-class and intra-party cooperation. Dec 28, Cory rated it it was ok. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Agents try to achieve their priorities and minimize the things that hurt them.
Voting For Autocracy: Hegemonic Party Survival And Its Demise In Mexico
Voters could not simply throw the rascals out of office because their choices were constrained by a series of strategic dilemmas that compelled them to support the autocrats. Books by Beatriz Magaloni. How voters choose and mass coordination dilemmas; 8.
Combining an in-depth analysis of Mexican politics with a broad comparative perspective, Magaloni develops and tests a novel theory that helps explain why citizens support autocratic rulers. Why Dominant Parties Lose: This book provides a theory of the logic of survival of the Institutional Revolutionary Party PRIone of the most resilient autocratic regimes in the twentieth century.
The book pulls together arguments about elite strategic behavior, voter’s perceptions, and key institutional changes to explain the Mexican transition with both depth and sophistication. Hardcoverpages. Judging economic performance in hard times; 6.
Zachary rated it really liked it Jul 09, Open Preview See a Problem? Much of the book uses economic-style utility heatriz models but these largely seem stylistic.
Srinath Reddy marked it as to-read Jul 16, With incisive theorizing and rich empirical testing, she solves crucial puzzles, such as how an unpopular government can submit itself to elections and still retain power.
Raymond marked it as to-read Mar 17, For instance, are all voters either “moderate” will not believe accusations of fraud or “radical” always believe the PRI is mataloni fraud? Graham marked it as to-read Jul 14,