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Party-System Reform in Democracy's Grey Zone: An Addendum

  • Kenneth Wilson

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1 Moraski, Bryon, ‘Revisiting Russia's Electoral System Reform: The Importance of Context and Comparative Perspective’, Government and Opposition, 44: 2 (2009), pp. 208, 211 and212.

2 Wilson, Kenneth, ‘Party-System Development Under Putin’, Post-Soviet Affairs, 22: 4 (2006), pp. 314–48.

3 Moraski, Bryon, ‘Electoral System Reform in Democracy's Grey Zone: Lessons from Putin's Russia’, Government and Opposition, 42: 4 (2007), p. 550. Similarly Moraski writes of the change to proportional representation, ‘It is simply not clear how the law serves the interest of the actor seen as its chief proponent, Russian President Vladimir Putin.’ Ibid., pp. 537–8.

4 Ibid., p. 550.

5 Moraski, ‘Revisiting Russia's Electoral System Reform’, p. 212.

6 Moraski, ‘Electoral System Reform in Democracy's Grey Zone’, p. 542.

7 Wilson, Kenneth, ‘Party-System Reform in Democracy's Grey Zone: A Response to Moraski’, Government and Opposition, 44: 2 (2009), pp. 191–3.

8 Moraski, ‘Revisiting Russia's Electoral System Reform’, p. 208.

9 My main article makes several points along these lines, including pointing out elementary factual errors.

10 Moraski, ‘Revisiting Russia's Electoral System Reform’, p. 209.

11 Moreover, Moraski's evidence for this – a single, obscure internet source – is very weak.

12 This observation is not made only with the benefit of hindsight. In my work published before the 2007 election I anticipated that the regime would, as in 2003, engineer a victory for pro-Kremlin parties in 2007. Wilson, ‘Party-System Development Under Putin’, pp. 341–2.

13 Moraski, ‘Revisiting Russia's Electoral System Reform’, p. 211.

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