External data for Bulgaria

Parties in Chapel Hill expert survey series

ID Name English name ParlGov parties
2001 NDSV Nacionalno Dviženie Simeon Vtori National Movement Simeon II NDSV
2002 ODS Obedineni Demokraticni Sili United Democratic Forces ODS
2003 KzB Koalicija za Bălgarija Coalition for Bulgaria KzB|DL
2004 DPS Dviženie za Prava i Svobodi Movement for Rights and Freedoms DPS
2005 G-VMRO Dviženie Gergiovden Gergiovden-VMRO
2006 KSII Koalicija Simeon II Coalition Simeon II KSII
2007 NOA Nacionalno Obedinenie Ataka National Union Attack Ataka
2008 DSB Demokrati za Silna Bălgarija Democrats for a Strong Bulgaria DSB
2009 BNS Bălgarski Naroden Săjuz Bulgarian People's Union BNS
2010 GERB Grazhdani za evropeysko razvitie na Balgariya Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria GERB
2011 L Lider Lider Lider
2012 RZS Red, zakonnost i spravedlivost Order, Lawfullness, Justice RZS

Reference

Chapel Hill expert survey series (CHESS): Hooghe, Liesbet et al. 2010. “Reliability and validity of the 2002 and 2006 Chapel Hill expert surveys on party positioning.” European Journal of Political Research 49(5):687–703. Steenbergen, Marco, and Gary Marks. 2007. “Evaluating expert judgments.” European Journal of Political Research 46(3):347–366. Ryan Bakker, Catherine de Vries, Erica Edwards, Liesbet Hooghe, Seth Jolly, Gary Marks, Jonathan Polk, Jan Rovny, Marco Steenbergen, and Milada Vachudova. 2012. "Measuring Party Positions in Europe: The Chapel Hill Expert Survey Trend File, 1999-2010.” Party Politics (forthcoming).

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