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Document type:
Zeitschriftenaufsatz 
Author(s):
Hagemeister, Felix 
Title:
Populism and propagation of far-right extremism 
Abstract:
Under which conditions does populist success propagate far-right extremism? This paper examines how an information shock about the acceptance of xenophobic positions spurs an increase in far-right protests in more liberal areas in Germany. Using staggered state elections between 2014 and 2017 as a quasi-natural experiment and leveraging novel data, I show that far-right protests are unleashed in more liberal areas which were “shocked” by the surprising state-level results of the newly emerging r...    »
 
Dewey Decimal Classification:
320 Politikwissenschaft; 330 Wirtschaft 
Journal title:
European Journal of Political Economy 
Year:
2021 
Pages contribution:
102116 
Reviewed:
ja 
Language:
en 
Publisher:
Elsevier BV 
E-ISSN:
0176-2680 
Date of publication:
01.09.2021