Austria’s last parliamentary election in September 2013 resulted in two new parties gaining parliamentary representation, the populist Team Stronach (founded by billionaire Frank Stronach) and the liberal NEOS, while the BZÖ, Jörg Haider’s party which was in government between 2002 and 2006, failed to pass the threshold for parliamentary representation. The governing parties, the Social Democrats (SPÖ) […]
Jakob-Moritz Eberl, Eva Zeglovits and Hubert Sickinger
Jakob-Moritz Eberl is a Research Fellow in the Department of Communication at the University of Vienna and member of the Austrian National Election Study (AUTNES). Eva Zeglovits is managing director of IFES, an opinion polling company in Vienna. Hubert Sickinger is a Lecturer in Political Science at the University of Vienna.