The economics of democracy

The way we elect political parties limits the ability of voters to make their actual preferences known. And this can lead to voter frustration and anger. Simply put, citizens get the sense politicians just don’t listen.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, pictured during the last election campaign. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

By GERRY NICHOLLS

PUBLISHED : Monday, June 6, 2016 12:00 AM

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