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Jack Vowles

Book

A bark but no bite: inequality and the 2014 New Zealand general election

While there was a lot of talk about inequality before the 2014 general election in New Zealand, and during the campaign, concern about inequality appeared to have no tangible effect on the election outcome.
Website

New Zealand Election Study

Through the analysis of political behaviour over eight successive New Zealand elections, this site monitors the democratic process in New Zealand during a period of social and economic change and, most particularly, during the transition between electoral systems: the first past the post (FPP) or...
Video

A growing problem: New Zealand's non-voters and what we know about them

As part of the ''Valuing our vote: improving voter turnout in New Zealand' conference held by the NZEC in May 2014, these talks consider the increasing numbers of non-voters in New Zealand. NB the video embedded here is "Voter participation in New Zealand: what do...