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Parties & Party Systems


Barriers to Entry into Israeli Politics

    1989. With Doron, G., Tel Aviv: Papirus Publishing House at Tel-Aviv University, in Hebrew, Pp. 142

Political Parties and Party Systems: Comparative Approaches and the British Experience

    1997. London: Routledge, Pp. 279.

Parties, Conflicts and Coalitions in Western Europe: Organizational Determinants of Coalition Bargaining

    1998. London: Routledge and LSE, Pp. 230.


Peer-reviewed journal papers

Barriers to Entry into a Political System: A Theoretical Framework and Empirical Application from the Israeli Experience

    1991. With Doron, G, Journal of Theoretical Politics, 3(2): 175-188.

The 1990 Danish Election: An Unnecessary Contest?

    1991. West European Politics, 14(3): 209-214.

Intraparty Conflict and Coalitional Behavior in Denmark and Norway: The Case of ‘Highly Institutionalized’ Parties

    1992. Scandinavian Political Studies, 15(2): 99-116.

Accounting for the Survival of Minority Governments: An Examination of the French Case (1988-1991)

    1992. With Elgie, R., West European Politics, 15(4): 57-74.

Intraparty Determinants of Coalition Bargaining

    1995. Journal of Theoretical Politics, 7(1): 65-91.

The Relationship between Government and Opposition in the Bundestag and House of Commons in the Run-Up to the Maastricht Treaty

    1998. West European Politics, 21(3): 187-207.

    Reprinted in: Klaus Boehnke (ed.) (2003) Israel and Germany: A Complex Relationship, Wiesbaden: Deutscher Universitäts-Verlag GmBH, pp. 117-136.

Opposition Parties and Parliamentary Oversight: The Norwegian Case, 1970-1996

    1998. Democratization, 5(4): 103-117.

Electoral Competition and the Oversight Game: A Transaction Cost Approach and the Norwegian Experience

    1999. European Journal of Political Research, 35(3): 371-388.

Edited Books and Special Issues

Parties, Elections and Cleavages: Israel in Comparative and Theoretical Perspective

    eds., 2000.With Hazan, R., London and Portland, OR: Frank Cass. Also appeared as a Special Issue of Israel Affairs, 6(2), Pp. 219.


Book Chapters

On the Structure of Party Competition: The Impact of Maverick Issues

    1993. With Smith, G., in: Bryder, T. (ed.) Party Systems, Party Behavior and Democracy: scripta in honorem professoris Gunnar Sjöblom sexagesimum annum complements, University of Copenhagen: Institute of Political Science, pp. 40-51. 

Party Competition in Interlinked Political Markets: The European Union and Its Member States

    1995. in: Dowding, K. and King, D. (eds.) Preferences, Institutions and Rational Choice, Oxford: Clarendon Press, pp. 114-134.

Barriers to Entry in the Process of Candidate Selection: An Analysis of Barriers in Three British Parties

    1996. in: Doron, G. (ed.) The Electoral Revolution: Primaries and Direct Election of the Prime Minister, Tel Aviv: Hakkibutz Hameuchad Publishing House, pp. 91-112 (Hebrew).

Towards Political Union: Assessing Two Strategies of EPU

    1997. in: Stavridis, S. Mossialos, E. Morgan, P. and Machin, H. (eds.) New Challenges to the European Union: Policies and Policy-Making, Aldershot: Dartmouth, pp. 43-66.

The History of Zionism

    1999. in: Mitchell G. Bard and David Nachmias (eds.) Israel Studies: An Anthology

Parties, Elections and Cleavages: Israel in Comparative and Theoretical Perspective

    2000. With Hazan, Y.R., in: Hazan, R. and Maor, M. (eds.) Parties, Elections and Cleavages: Israel in Comparative and Theoretical Perspective, London and Portland, OR: Frank Cass, pp. 1-12.

Meeting the Public Interest: A Platform for Reforms in the Knesset Committees

    2012. in: Law & The Man, Festschrift for Amnon Rubinstein. Law & Business 14, pp. 543-558 (Hebrew).