How Party-Voter Linkages Increase Partisanship in Georgia

Published: 21 March 2018| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/j64vy9gz5t.1
Koba Turmanidze


Public opinion surveys carried out by the Caucasus Research Resource Centers Georgia (CRRC-Georgia) on behalf of the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI). Using this survey data, the article combines observational and quasi-experimental research designs and concludes that party-voter linkages significantly increase partisanship.