Gergely Ujhelyi

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    “None of the above”: Protest voting, voter turnout and electoral outcomes in India

    Indian voters can vote for “none of the above” in national and state elections. This option has raised voter turnout and provides insight into the behaviour of protest voters in elections that do not have an explicit protest option. In 2013, the Indian Supreme Court set out to increase political participation with an unusual policy: it mandated the introduction of a...

    8 Aug 2018 | Gergely Ujhelyi, Somdeep Chatterjee, Andrea Szabó