Publications

PROJECT 1

Books

Freire, André & José Manuel Leite Viegas (editors) (2015), Political Representation in Portugal: The Years of the Socialist Majority, 2005-2009, E-book, Leya.

Freire, André, José Manuel Leite Viegas & Filipa Seiceira (2009), Representação Política em Portugal. Inquéritos e Bases de Dados, Lisboa, Sextante.

Freire, André & José Manuel Leite Viegas (editor) (2009), Representação Política. O Caso Português em Perspectiva Comparada, Lisboa, Sextante.

Organization of special issues

André Freire & José Manuel Leite Viegas (2012), Editors of the Special Issue “Portuguese Politics Today”, Portuguese Journal of Social Science, Volume 11 (2), pp. 85-227. (7 articles plus introduction) http://pjss.iscte.pt/index.php/pjss

Olivier Costa, André Freire Jean-Benoit Pilet (2012), Editors of the Symposium “Political representation in Belgium, France, and Portugal: MPs and their constituents in very different political systems”, organizado para a Revista Representation – Journal of Representative Democracy, Volume 48 (4), pp. 351-418. (4 articles plus introduction) http://www.tandfonline.com/toc/rrep20/48/4#.UeKDII1JPpU

Manuel Meirinho, André Freire, Conceição Pequito Teixeira, & José Manuel Leite Viegas, (2011), Editors of the Special Issue “Candidatos, Eleitores e Campanhas Eleitorais: As Eleições Legislativas de 2009 em Perspectiva”, Revista de Ciências Sociais e Políticas/Journal of Social and Political Sciences, n.º 2, Set.2011, ISCSP -UTL, pp. 1-149 (bilingual: portuguese and Englisj). http://www.iscsp.utl.pt/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=106...

André Freire, José Manuel Leite Viegas, Isabel Estrada Carvalhais & José Palmeira (2010), Editors of the Special Issue “Cidadãos, Parlamentos e Representação Política”, Perspectivas – Portuguese Journal of Political Science and International Relations, nº 5, pp. 1-167.

Journal articles

Ana Belchior & André Freire (2013), «Is Party Type Relevant to an Explanation of Policy Congruence? Catch-all versus Ideological Parties in the Portuguese Case», International Political Science Review, Vol. 34, Nº 3, pp. 273-288.

André Freire & Ana Belchior (2013), “Ideological Representation in Portugal: MPs-Electors Linkages in Terms of Left-Right Placement and Substantive Meaning”, Journal of Legislative Studies, 19, No.1 (March 2013), pp. 1-21.

José Manuel Leite Viegas & André Freire (2012), «Portuguese Politics Today», Portuguese Journal of Social Science, Volume 11 (2), pp. 85-94 (Special Issue, Portuguese Politics Today).

Freire, André & Meirinho, Manuel (2012), “Institutional reform in Portugal: From the perspective of deputies and voters perspectives”, Pôle Sud – Revue de Science Politique, Nº 36, 2012/1, pp. 107-125.

Freire, André & José Santana-Pereira (2012), «Portugal, 2011: the victory of the neoliberal right, the defeat of the left», Portuguese Journal of Social Science, Volume 11 (2), pp. 179-187 (Special Issue, Portuguese Politics Today).

André Freire, Rodrigo Caldeira Martins & Manuel Meirinho (2012), «Electoral rules, political competition, and citizens’ participation in the Portuguese local elections, 1979-2009», Portuguese Journal of Social Science, Volume 11 (2), pp. 189-208 (Special Issue, Portuguese Politics Today).

Marco Lisi & Andre Freire (2012), “Political equality and the process of candidate selection: MPs’ views in comparative perspective”, in Symposium “Political representation in Belgium, France, and Portugal: MPs and their constituents in very different political systems” organized by Olivier Costa, André Freire e Jean-Benoit Pilet for the Representation Review – Journal of Representative Democracy, Volume 48 (4), pp. 373-386.

Conceição Pequito, André Freire & Ana Maria Belchior (2012), «Parliamentary Representation in Portugal: Deputies’ Focus and Style of Representation», Portuguese Journal of Social Science, Volume 11 (2), pp. 99-117 (Special Issue, Portuguese Politics Today)

Nathalie Brack, Olivier Costa & Conceição Pequito Teixeira (2012), “Attitudes towards the focus and style of political representation among Belgian, French and Portuguese Parliamentarians”, in Symposium “Political representation in Belgium, France, and Portugal: MPs and their constituents in very different political systems” organized by Olivier Costa, André Freire e Jean-Benoit Pilet for the Representation Review – Journal of Representative Democracy, Volume 48 (4), pp. 387-402.

Olivier Costa, Andre Freire & Jean-Benoit Pilet (2012), “Political representation in Belgium, France, and Portugal: MPs and their constituents in very different political systems”, in Symposium “Political representation in Belgium, France, and Portugal: MPs and their constituents in very different political systems” organized by Olivier Costa, André Freire e Jean-Benoit Pilet for the Representation Review – Journal of Representative Democracy, Volume 48 (4), pp. 351-358.

Jean-Benoit Pilet, Andre Freire & Olivier Costa (2012), “Ballot structure, District Magnitude and Constituency-orientation of MPs in Proportional Representation and Majority Electoral Systems”, in Symposium “Political representation in Belgium, France, and Portugal: MPs and their constituents in very different political systems” organized by Olivier Costa, André Freire e Jean-Benoit Pilet for the Representation Review – Journal of Representative Democracy, Volume 48 (4), pp. 359-372.

Vincent Tiberj, Elisa Deiss-Helbig & Eric Kerrouche (2012), “The 'value connection': MPs, Voters and Values in Three European Countries”, in Symposium “Political representation in Belgium, France, and Portugal: MPs and their constituents in very different political systems” organized by Olivier Costa, André Freire e Jean-Benoit Pilet for the Representation Review – Journal of Representative Democracy, Volume 48 (4), pp. 418-423.

Freire, André, & Santana-Pereira, José (2011), “ Portugal 2011: une victoire de la droite néolibérale et une défaite de la gauche”, Pôle Sud – Revue de Science Politique, Nº 35 (2), pp.157-166.

Book chapters

André Freire & Ana Belchior (2015), “Ideological Representation in Portugal: MPs-Electors Linkages in Terms of Left-Right Placement and Substantive Meaning”, in Freire, André & José Manuel Leite Viegas (editors), Political Representation in Portugal: The Years of the Socialist Majority, 2005-2009, E-book, Leya.

Freire, André & Meirinho, Manuel (2015), “Institutional reform in Portugal: From the perspective of deputies and voters perspectives”, in Freire, André & José Manuel Leite Viegas (editors), Political Representation in Portugal: The Years of the Socialist Majority, 2005-2009, E-book, Leya.

Pequito, Conceição & Freire, André (2015), “Decline, transformation and trust in parliaments: A longitudinal and comparative perspective”, in in Freire, André & José Manuel Leite Viegas (editors), Political Representation in Portugal: The Years of the Socialist Majority, 2005-2009, E-book, Leya.

Belchior, Ana & Freire, André (2015), “Political representation in Portugal: Congruence between deputies and voters in terms of policy preferences”, in Freire, André & José Manuel Leite Viegas (editors), Political Representation in Portugal: The Years of the Socialist Majority, 2005-2009, E-book, Leya.

Freire, André (2009), “Apresentação”, in Freire, André, José Manuel Leite Viegas & Filipa Seiceira (eds.), Representação Política em Portugal. Inquéritos e Bases de Dados, Lisboa, Sextante, pp. 13-21.

Freire, André (2009), “Introdução”, in Freire, André & José Manuel Leite Viegas (eds.), Representação Política. O Caso Português em Perspectiva Comparada, Lisboa, Sextante, pp. 27-54.

Teixeira, Conceição Pequito & André Freire (2009), “Declínio, Transformação e Confiança nos Parlamentos: uma perspectiva longitudinal e comparada”, in Freire, André & José Manuel Leite Viegas (eds.), Representação Política. O Caso Português em Perspectiva Comparada, Lisboa, Sextante, pp. 55-90.

Freire, André & Belchior, Ana (2009), “Representação ideológica em Portugal: congruência entre deputados e eleitores em termos de posicionamento esquerda-direita e seu significado”, in Freire, André & José Manuel Leite Viegas (eds.), Representação Política. O Caso Português em Perspectiva Comparada, Lisboa, Sextante, pp. 225-254.

Belchior, Ana & Freire, André (2009), “Representação Política em Portugal. Congruência entre Deputados e Eleitores em termos de Preferências Políticas”, Freire, André & José Manuel Leite Viegas (eds.), Representação Política. O Caso Português em Perspectiva Comparada, Lisboa, Sextante, pp. 255-288.

Freire, André & Meirinho, Manuel (2009), “Reforma institucional em Portugal: a perspectiva dos deputados e dos eleitores”, in Freire, André & José Manuel Leite Viegas (eds.), Representação Política. O Caso Português em Perspectiva Comparada, Lisboa, Sextante, pp. 341-374.

Papers presented at national and international conferences (except for the conferences organized by the Project. See the respective programs on the link above)

Adinolfi, Goffredo (2010), "Statualità e democratizzazioni: forme di reclutamento politico nei processi di transizione democratica in Italia, Spagna e Portogallo", paper delivered in Sisp Congress, Venice, September 16-18 2010.

Adinolfi, Goffredo (2010), "Patterns of Political Recruitment in Southern Europe: From authoritarianism to democracy", apresentada no Workshop Southern Europe, New Southern Europe or PIGS?, Lisbon, May 7th 2010.

Adinolfi, Goffredo e Accornero, Guya (2010), "O lugar da Elite berlusconiana na História da Itália", paper presented in V Congress of Portuguese Political Science Association, Aveiro University, Aveiro, Mach 4-6 2010.

Baum, Michael and Ana Espirito-Santo (2010), “The Portuguese Gender Quota Law in Comparative Perspective”, paper presented in New England Political Science Assoc. Meeting, Newport, RI., April 23 2010.

Baum, Michael e Ana Espririto Santo (2009), “Causes of the Adoption of a Gender Quota Law in Portugal”, paper presented in Midwest Political Science Assoc. Meeting, Chicago, EUA, April 2-4 2009.

Baum, Michael e Ana Espirito-Santo (2009), “Causes of the Adoption of a Gender Quota Law in Portugal,” paper presented in Midwest Political Science Association Meeting, Panel 24-6 The Choice of Institutions and the Decision to Reform, Chicago, April 2-4, 2009.

Baum, Michael, Ana Espirito-Santo e Tinette Schnattere (Forthcoming Presentation, March 2011), "The Effect of Gender Quotas on the Perception of Political Recruitment: MPs in Belgium, France and Portugal," paper presented in Midwestern Political Science Association Meeting, Chicago, IL (USA), March 31st to April 3th 2011.

Belchior, Ana (2009), "Assessing MPs and Voters Perceptions on Ideological Positions", paper presented in ECPR General Conference, Berlin, Germany, September 10-12 2009.

Belchior, Ana (2009), "Perceptions on the Ideological Positions of the Portuguese Political Parties. A MP-Voter comparison", paper presented in IX Congress of Spanish Political Science Association, Malaga, Spain, September 23-25 2009.

Belchior, Ana (2010), "Assessing MPs Perceptions on Voters’ Ideological Positions. The Portuguese Case", paper presented in V Congress of Portuguese Political Science Association, Aveiro University, Aveiro, March 4-6 2010.

Belchior, Ana (2010), "Assessing MPs' Perceptions on Voters' Left-Right Positions. A Study of the Portuguese Party System", paper presented in EPOP 2010, Essex University, United Kingdom, September 10-12 2010.

Belchior, Ana e André freire (2010), “Representação Política em Portugal. Congruência entre deputados e eleitores em termos de preferências políticas”, paper presented in V Congress of Portuguese Political Science Association, Aveiro University, Aveiro, March 4-6 2010.

Cunha, Carlos e Filipa Seiceira (2009) " Parliament, Parties and Politicians in Portuguese Cyberspace", paper presented in ECPR Joint Sessions 2009, Lisbon, Portugal, April 14-19 2009.

Cunha, Carlos e Filipa Seiceira (2010) "New Media, Citizens, and Parliament in Portugal: The Continued E-Democracy Gap and Lessons from the Obama Experience?", paper presented in World Internet Project Annual Conference, Lisboa,6-9 de Abril, 2010.

Freire, André (2007) "Value orientations and party choice: the role of party polarization and party system Institutionalization", paper presented in ECPR General Conference, Pisa, Italy, September 5-9 2007.

Freire, André (2009), "The 2009 European Elections in Portugal: Primaries or Simply Second Order?", paper presented in Elections 2009 Conference: Challenges pour un système politique européen, Luxemburg University, Luxemburg, December 10-12 2009.

Freire, André e Ana Belchior (2009), “Ideological Representation in Portugal: MPs-Electors Linkages in Terms of Left-Right Placement and Substantive Meaning”, paper presented in the European Survey Research Association 2009 Conference, Warsaw, Poland, June 29th to June 3th 2009.

Freire, André e Ana Belchior (2009), “Ideological Representation in Portugal: MPs-Electors Linkages in Terms of Left-Right Placement and Substantive Meaning”, paper presented in the 5th ECPR General Conference, Potsdam, Germany, September 10-12 2009.

Freire, André, Manuel Meirinho, Diogo Moreira (2009), “Institutional Reform in Portugal: Elite and Mass Perspectives”, presented in the ECPR Joint Sessions 2009, Lisbon, Portugal, April 14-19 2009.

Viegas, José Manuel (2010), "Controlo político ou deliberação Democrática?", paper presented in the VIII Sociology Meeting, Azores University, December 13-14 2010.

Viegas, José Manuel Leite e Filipa Seiceira (2010), "Mudanças e Continuidades na Participação Política em Portugal. Análise Comparada Europeia ", presented in the V Congress of Portuguese Political Science Association, Aveiro University, Aveiro, March 4-6 210.

Viegas, José Manuel Leite e Sandra Carvalho (2009), "Democratic Deliberation – attitudes of public and deputies", paper presented in the 5th ECPR General Conference, Potsdam, Germany, September 10-12 2009.

Viegas, José Manuel Leite e Sandra Carvalho (2010), "Deliberação Democrática- Atitudes dos Deputados e dos Cidadãos", presented in the in the V Congress of Portuguese Political Science Association, Aveiro University, Aveiro, March 4-6 210.