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Analysis of the Voting Behaviour of Czech Members of European Parliament in Areas of the Europe 2020 Strategy

   | Feb 21, 2017


Aim of this paper is to analyse the behaviour of Czech MEPs in the topics related to Europe 2020 Strategy. This Strategy is one of the most important documents of recent decade on the European level and it is not so often studied on the level of the European Parliament. The purpose of this text is to find out if Czech political parties in the European Parliament are cohesive or not. The second question is related to the voting patterns, whether Czech MEPs create some kind of voting coalitions or not and if these coalitions reflect the national coalition. Methodology is based on the analyses of roll-call votes. The research period is the first two years of the 8th term of the European Parliament.

Publication timeframe:
2 times per year
Journal Subjects:
Social Sciences, Political Science, other, International Relations