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English Publication Date: Monday, May 20, 2019
An analysis of randomised evaluationsconducted across the world allows some insights into the role of the media in improving the quality of political participation. It shows that it is indeed possible to deliver information through the media in a...
Category: Research
Spanish Publication Date: Thursday, October 25, 2018
Debates Regulations
Category: Debate Laws and Regulations
English Publication Date: Saturday, November 3, 2018
The governor is correct to say that his debate with Molinaro with a mess. But suggesting that therefore all debates are worthless is like arguing that Randy Macho Man Savage and The Undertaker aren't suitable ambassadors of the ancient sport of...
Category: Pro-Debate Editorials
English Publication Date: Friday, October 19, 2018
Let this be the last California election in which a front-runner for governor or U.S. Senate can dictate the time, place and format of a debate. There were two reasons voters did not get a chance to watch and compare the candidate for these two high...
Category: Pro-Debate Editorials
English Publication Date: Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Category: Organizing Guides
English Publication Date: Sunday, September 23, 2018
There is no fundamental reason why television leaders' debates should not now be an utterly normal feature of elections and referendums going forward.
Category: Pro-Debate Editorials
English Publication Date: Saturday, July 28, 2018
Typically, candidates trailing in the polls have more to gain by sparring with the leading candidate than the other way around, just as challengers need the exposure more than incumbents. 
Category: Pro-Debate Editorials
English Publication Date: Wednesday, December 20, 2017
This Guide aims to (1) promote debates as the highest-quality component of election broadcasting; and (2) provide basic information about organizing a televised debate, drawing on both global and Serbian experiences, and identify all the key aspects...
Category: Organizing Guides
English Publication Date: Sunday, September 10, 2017
So the debates are seen as a highlight of the campaign, allowing the voting public to see our potential prime ministers up close and unedited, rather than cut down to five-second sound bites (that's what the average is now) or even shorter and more...
Category: Pro-Debate Editorials
English Publication Date: Tuesday, September 5, 2017
During every election campaign, the leaders of political parties go toe-to-toe in a series debates. Often, they get to fire off a few zingers at each other. But the debates don't seem to have much impact on voting.
Category: Research