European Union Elections

The EU Parliament elections are due to take place in May. Since 1999 EU Parliamentary elections have used the party list electoral system.

This post on the LSE Politics Blog outlines some of the problems with the very large and complicated ballot papers associated with this system.

http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/archives/41485

It has lots of excellent points if you are answering a question asking you to evaluate electoral systems.

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