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Robert Elgie and Christine Fauvelle-Aymar, ‘Turnout under Semi-presidentialism: First- and Second-order Elections to National-Level Institutions’, in Comparative Political Studies, vol. 45, no. 11, pp. 1598-1623, December 2012.

Robert Elgie, ‘Exogenous political institutions? Constitutional choice in post-independence Francophone sub-Saharan Africa’, in Political Research Quarterly, vol. 65, no. 4, pp. 770-782, December 2012.

Robert Elgie, ‘The President of Ireland in comparative perspective’, in Irish Political Studies, vol. 27, no. 4, pp. 502-521, December 2012.

Special Issue on the President of Ireland, in Irish Political Studies, vol. 27, no. 4, December 2012.

Gerd Strohmeier, ‘More legitimation = more competence? Heads of state in parliamentary systems in comparative perspective’, in Zeitschrift für Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft, October 2012, available at:

Kristoffer Kolltveit, ‘Presidentialisation in the Executive Sphere? Evidence from Norwegian Cabinet’, in Scandinavian Political Studies, Vol. 35, No. 4, pp. 372-392, 2012.

Ludger Helms, ‘Democratic Political Leadership in the New Media Age: A Farewell to Excellence’, in British Journal of Politics and International Relations, vol. 14, pp. 651-670.

Jacques Gerstlé and Abel François, ‘Mediatizing the Economy and Manufacturing French Presidential Popularity (2007-2010), in Revue française de science politique (English), Vol. 61, No 2, pp. 65-96.

Mihaela Codrina Levail Camelia Tomescu, ‘Atributiile Presedintelui Romaniei in Raport cu Parlamentul – Aspecte Teoretice si Practice’, Revista Transilvana de Stiinte Administrative, 1(30), 2012, pp. 84-105, available at:,%20TOMESCU.pdf

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