Reference : The duration and durability of cabinet ministers
Scientific journals : Other
Law, criminology & political science : Political science, public administration & international relations
http://hdl.handle.net/10993/23553
The duration and durability of cabinet ministers
English
Fischer, Joern [> >]
Dowding, Keith [> >]
Dumont, Patrick mailto [University of Luxembourg > Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education (FLSHASE) > Identités, Politiques, Sociétés, Espaces (IPSE)]
2012
INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL SCIENCE REVIEW
33
5
505-519
Yes (verified by ORBilu)
International
0192-5121
[en] 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 rules, and party systems, affect ministerial durability. Personal ministerial characteristics, such as gender, education and age, also affect durability. It examines future avenues of research in this field.
http://hdl.handle.net/10993/23553
10.1177/0192512112462971

File(s) associated to this reference

Fulltext file(s):

FileCommentaryVersionSizeAccess
Limited access
International Political Science Review-2012-Fischer-505-19.pdfAuthor postprint759.12 kBRequest a copy

Bookmark and Share SFX Query

All documents in ORBilu are protected by a user license.