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    Unintended voter polarisation by political elites: Experimental evidence from Turkey

    A door-to-door information campaign in Turkey unintentionally polarised the electorate over their vote in a policy referendum.  The degree to which citizens are informed and have accurate beliefs affects the functioning of democracies. Numerous studies have shown that with more access to information, through channels such as higher newspaper circulation and radio...

    13 Dec 2017 | Ceren Baysan