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Month: September 2018

Best Paper Prize 2018

Best Paper Prize 2018

The Committee of the Standing Group “Presidential Politics” congratulates the 2018 winner of the “Best Paper Prize” Huang Ting-Yan for his paper “Prime Minister Autonomy and Intra-Executive Conflict under Semi-Presidentialism” presented at the ECPR General Conference in Hamburg.  Yan’s paper examines the potential for intra-executive conflict in semi-presidential democracies. While most research on this topic concentrates on presidential power as a determinant of intra-executive conflict, the author develops an original argument where the locus of attention is on the prime minister and…

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