Reforma ruského volebního systému

The Reform of Russian Electoral System


Markéta Matoušková (marketa.matouskova@mail_muni_cz)


In 2007, State Duma of the Russian Federation will be elected through the system of pure proportional representation. The constitutional amendment adopted this year also involves a 7% electoral thresold. In addition to the basic information about both (current mixed and the new proportional) electoral systéme, the text deals with the issue how the current system influences the party one and tries to show the posibble effects.

Keywords: electoral system, political system, political parties, Russia

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