Platform or Personality?
The Role of Party Leaders in Elections
Table of Contents
1. What Information do we have about How Voters Perceive Party Leaders?
2. The Two-Dimensional Structure of Traits
3. The Impact of Voters' Characteristics on the Evaluations of Party Leaders
4. The Impact of The Partisan Stereotype
5. The Impact of Party Leaders' Traits in Elections
6. Party Leaders in Different Contexts: The Role of Political Institutions
Appendix A: Methodological Notes
Appendix B: Data, Question Wording, and Coding Information
Appendix C: Missing Data and the Challenge of Exploratory Factor Analysis