External data for Belgium

Parties in Benoit and Laver (2006)

ID English name ParlGov parties
4883 CD&V Christian Democratic & Flemish CVP|CD&V
4923 Eco Ecolo Ecolo
5063 VB Flemish Block VB
5083 VLD Flemish Liberals and Democrats PVV|VLD
4963 Gro! Groen! AGL-Gr
4903 CDH Humanist Democratic Centre PSC-CDH
4943 FN National Front FN
5003 N-VA New Flemish Alliance N-VAVU
4983 MR Reformist Movement MR
5043 SPSp SP.A-Spirit SPSPa+Spi
5023 PS Socialist Party PS


Benoit, Kenneth, and Michael Laver. 2006. Party policy in modern democracies. Routledge.

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