Posts by Ben Clift & Sean McDaniel

Ben Clift, Honorary Research Fellow, SPERI, & Professor of International Political Economy, University of Warwick, and Sean McDaniel, Research Assistant, SPERI

The collapse of France’s Socialist Party amidst the Macron surge

With Macron dominant and the left divided, the future of a devastated Socialist Party is extremely unclear The Presidential and legislative elections in France this year delivered arguably the most dramatic upheaval in the French party system since the foundation of the Fifth Republic in 1958. Unprecedentedly, the sitting President did not to attempt to run for re-election, whilst the … Continue reading

26 July 2017 by Ben Clift & Sean McDaniel
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