On the Sources of Political Discontent in Europe
We explore the pattern and sources of discontent when it comes to both the European Union and national governments in Europe in 2006 and 2014. We find that dissatisfaction with the state of the economy primarily affects the level of dissatisfaction with national governments, while unemployment and fear of immigration affects attitudes towards further European integration in 2014.
KeywordsSudden stop Real exchange rates Demand compression
This work was supported by the University of Iceland Research Fund.
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