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The case for compulsory voting

Birch, Sarah (2009) 'The case for compulsory voting.' Public Policy Research, 16 (1). pp. 21-27. ISSN 1744-5396

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Abstract

Electoral participation has become increasingly skewed by class and age inequality. Some groups are much more influential at the ballot box than others. The author argues the case for making turnout compulsory, which she asserts would lead to improvements in political, social and procedural fairness

Item Type: Article
Subjects: J Political Science > JC Political theory
Divisions: Faculty of Social Sciences > Government, Department of
Depositing User: Jim Jamieson
Date Deposited: 26 Apr 2013 13:53
Last Modified: 26 Apr 2013 13:53
URI: http://repository.essex.ac.uk/id/eprint/6043

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