Clientelism in Latin America. Effort and Effectiveness


Book Section

The paper explains where and why Latin American voters build clientelistic linkages to parties, and why sometimes, but not always, parties make efforts to provide clientelistic targeted goods to voters that remain unreciprocated by voters’ partisan choices. The paper involves an original dataset and extensive statistical analysis.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Kitschelt, H; Altamirano, M

Cited Editors

  • Carlin, RC; Singer, M; Zechmeister, E

Published Date

  • 2015

Book Title

  • The Latin American Voter

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