Stability Still Required
- ELECTORAL CONTROL IN NEW DEMOCRACIES: The Perverse Incentives of Fluid Party Systems. Zielinski, Jakub; Slomczynski, Kazimierz M.; Shabad, Goldie // World Politics;Apr2005, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p365
The article examines the impact of fluid party systems on electoral control and democratic accountability in new democracies by analyzing a new database on individual legislators and economic conditions in Poland. It discusses Poland's constitution and electoral rules, as well as its party...
- Poland: Country Forecast: Political Framework. // Political Risk Yearbook: Poland Country Report;2005, p25
Presents information on the key political players in Poland. Heads of state; Labor leaders; Military leaders; Political parties.
- Poland: How Damaging Is The Political Situation? // Emerging Markets Monitor;3/6/2006, Vol. 11 Issue 45, p17
Reports on the political conditions in Poland as of March 2006. Political risks of coalition between the Law and Justice and populist parties; Publication of a new eurozone convergence programme by the government; Outlook for the economy of Poland.
- GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL CONDITIONS. // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Republic of Poland;February 2005, p9
Looks at the government and political conditions in Poland. Government structure; Reelection of Aleksander Kwasniewski; Members of the parliament; Political parties; Principal government officials.
- GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL CONDITIONS. // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Republic of Poland;Aug2007, p5
The article presents information on the political structure of the Republic of Poland in 2007. The government adopted a democratic form of its state. Lech Kaczynski became the president of the country and commander-in-chief of the armed forces. There are several political parties including...
- chapter 1: Political Outlook. // Poland Business Forecast Report;2005 1st Quarter, p3
The article presents information on the political developments in Poland. Although the popularity of the ruling Democratic Left Alliance has fallen to record lows since victory in the 2001 general elections, the fragmentation of opposition political forces means the outlook for the government...
- Poland. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2005, p821
The article presents information on the detailed political history of Poland. It also presents information on the population, geography, industries and embassy of Poland. Poland was a great power from the 14th to the 17th centuries. In 3 partitions it was apportioned among Prussia, the Soviet...
- FROM 'PARTY-STATE' TO 'ARMY-STATE'. Rupnik, Jacques // New Republic;1/6/82-1/13/82, Vol. 186 Issue 1/2, p17
Focuses on the rise of the army to political prominence in Poland after the decline of party politics. Reasons for the army acquiring preeminence; Views that the army is the only governmental force which has retained its cohesion and ability to act in a crisis marked by the collapse of all...
- Election Call For The SLD. // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Apr2005, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p4
The article provides information about the politics and government of Poland. Despite the government's intention to remain in power until an autumn poll, mounting opposition suggests that an election will be held in the first half of 2005. Following the formation of a new centrist political...