A New Approach to the Spatial Theory of Electoral Competition - JStor
Melvin J. Hinich, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University ... result for one predictive dimension that is similar to the Downs result but with important dif- ferences. ... This paper reformulates spatial voting theory in terms of a model that.
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Ideology, Issues, and the Spatial Theory of Elections - jstor
MELVIN J. HINICH. Virginia Polytechnic ... Toward this end we examine the effects on electoral competition of either magnifying or ... ideology in the spatial theory of electoral competi- ... ferences, given the election of one candidate rather than ...
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Some Evidence on Non-Voting Models in the Spatial Theory - JStor
Melvin J. Hinich* ... Spatial theory of electoral competition originated with Downs and. Black.3 Their one dimensional models were generalized by Davis and.
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Some evidence on non-voting models in the spatial theory of
Melvin J. Hinich* ... 1 We called these models abstention from alienation and abstention ... Spatial theory of electoral competition originated with Downs and.
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The Critical Role of Non-Proximal Parties in Electoral Competition
Based on this observation, I construct a modified spatial theory of party ... 1. Party competition therefore becomes defined as a series of programmatic moves ...... Enelow, James M. and Melvin J. Hinich (1984) The Spatial Theory of Voting: An ...
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Nonspatial Candidate Characteristics and Electoral Competition
The spatial theory of electoral competition has, in the past ... Melvin J. Hinich's work was supported by the Na- ... positions on a single public spending issue.1.
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In memoriam: Melvin J. Hinich, 1939–2010 | SpringerLink
In memoriam: Melvin J. Hinich, 1939–2010 ... M., Lin, T. et al. Public Choice ( 2011) 146: 1. doi:10.1007/s11127-010-9743-1 ... The spatial theory of voting: an introduction. ... Social welfare and electoral competition in democratic societies.
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The stability of voter perceptions: A comparison of candidate
One frequent criticism of spatial theory, however, has been that more empirical testing of ... This paper uses the spatial theory of voting to present a comparison of voter ... spatial theory in political science comes from an economic model of competition ...... Enelow, James M. and Melvin J. Hinich, Probabilistic voting and the ...
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A general probabilistic spatial theory of elections - Springer
MELVIN J. HINICH ... 1. Introduction. The spatial theory of elections is based on the premise that the policy positions of voters and ... candidate competition.
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The Spatial Analysis of Elections and Committees
on elections and spatial theory and more than forty since Black and Newing ( 1951) .... final outcomes -- were based on two things: (1) since the Core is empty for ...... "Multicandidate Spatial Competition," in James Enelow and Melvin J. Hinich,.
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Redalyc.A micro application of the spatial theory of voting
The Spatial Theory of Voting is the reigning paradigm in formal studies of .... where cki is a random error assumed to be independent of tki, πki and zij for j = 1, 2,...,d . a is ... Lawrence Cahoon and Melvin Hinich have developed a program ( Map.exe) ..... “Non-Spatial Candidate Characteristics and Electoral Competition”.
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The Neglected Role of the Status Quo in Models of Issue Voting
Oct 19, 2006 ... The Journal ofPolitics, Vol. 47, No. 1. (Feb, 1985), pp. 230—237. .... Consider the simplest unidimensional spatial voting context involving two-party competition, between party L and party R: ..... Enelow, James M., and Melvin J. Hinich (1981). ... (1982). “Ideology, Issues, and the Spatial Theory of Elections.
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equilibria in multi-dimensional, multi-party spatial competition 1
setting.1. Almost all of the classic papers on multi-party spatial competition assume ..... Theory of Voting, edited by James M. Enelow and Melvin J. Hinich.
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Electoral Politics as a Redistributive Game - Mathew D. McCubbins
Spatial models of electoral competition typically simplify the analysis by ignoring the question of ... How does spatial theory pertain to the question of the stability of electoral ... Rather than conceptualize the electoral game as one in which candidates adopt ...... Davis, Otto A., Melvin J. Hinich, and Peter C. Ordeshook. 1970.
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No Evidence on Directional vs. Proximity Voting - Gary King
spatial theory of voting” (see Hinich and Enelow 1984). ... model).1. The contributors to the literature on directional versus proximity voting ... tests of the spatial voting model in the context of electoral competition .... Also, let cij be the ideological position of candidate (or party) j on ..... Enelow, James M., and Melvin J. Hinich.
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An Expository Development of a Mathematical Model of the Electoral
Author(s): Otto A. Davis, Melvin J. Hinich and Peter C. Ordeshook. Reviewed work(s): ... and theorems of a mathematical model of one aggregative ... multidimensional model of spatial competition ... The early literature of spatial theory ex-.
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Artículos - SciELO
The Spatial Theory of Voting is the reigning paradigm in formal studies of ... Enelow and Hinich (1984) as well as Ghobarah (2000) applied the .... where cki is a random error assumed to be independent of tki, πki and zij for j = 1,2,...,d . a is ... Lawrence Cahoon and Melvin Hinich have developed a program (Map.exe) using ...
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NATIONALIZATION OF ELECTORAL FORCES IN TURKEY
1. An Analysis of the Ideological Space Underlying Turkish Party ... Melvin J. Hinich ... Turkish ideological competition while, at the same time, linking the Turkish ... with the spatial voting theory developed in Hinich and Munger (1984).
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Ignorance and Bliss in Democratic Politics: Party Competition with
Mar 31, 2002 ... Party Competition with Uninformed Voters 1 ... Unfortunately for democratic theory, how all this is achieved remains rather ... The familiar spatial model of electoral competition ..... Enelow, James M., and Melvin J. Hinich. 1984.
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PDF (265 KB) - The University of Chicago Press: Journals
The spatial theory of electoral competition has, in the past, treated ... Melvin J. Hinich's work was supported by the Na- ... For details, see Melvin J. Hinich, "The Mean Ver- .... If ui(01) > ui(02) then voter i votes for candidate one, and if the in-.
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