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It can be detrimental for long-term growth that many of the old and established democracies are seeing a decreasing number of party members and an increased personification of politics. Photo: Colourbox.com/James Edward Bourne

2018.04.12 | Research news

Strong political parties generate economic growth

Political parties are part of the reason why we have a stable and financially well-functioning society. In fact, strong parties generate economic growth, according to new research from Aarhus BSS. Signs of increased personalization of politics should therefore alarm us.