External data for Belgium

Parties in Budge ea. (2001) and Klingemann ea. (2006)

ID Name English name ParlGov parties
21111 ECOLO Écologistes Confédérés pour l’Organisation de Luttes Originales Francophone Ecologists Ecolo
21112 AGA LEV Anders Gaan Leven Live Differently -- Flemish-speaking Ecologists, also called Groen! AGL-Gr
21320 BSP/PSB Belgische Socialistische Partij/Parti Socialiste Belge Belgian Socialist Party BSP-PSB
21321 BSP Belgische Socialistische Partij Flemish Socialist Party SPSPa+Spi
21322 PS Parti Socialiste Francophone Socialist Party PS
21420 LP/PL Liberale Partij/Parti libéral Liberal Party LP-PL
21421 PVV Partij voor Vrijheid en Vooruitgang Party of Liberty and Progress PVV|VLD
21422 PLP Parti de la Liberté et du Progrès Party of Liberty and Progress MRPRL
21423 PRL-FDF Parti Réformateur Libéral – Front Démocratique des Francophones Liberal Reformation Party -- Francophone Democratic Front
21424 PL Parti Libéral Brussels Liberal Party PL(B)
21425 PRL-FDF-MCC Parti réformateur libéral – Front démocratique francophone – Mouvement des Citoyens pour la Changement Liberal Reformation Party -- Francophone Democratic Front -- Citizens’ Movement for Change
21520 PSC/CVP Parti Social Chrétien/Christelijke Volkspartij Francophone Christian Social Party and Flemish Christian People's Party PSC-CVP
21521 CVP Christelijke Volkspartij Christian People’s Party CVP
21522 PSC Parti Social Chrétien Christian Social Party PSC-CDH
21911 RW Rassemblement Wallon Walloon Rally RW
21912 FDF Front Démocratique des Bruxellois Francophones Francophone Democratic Front FDF
21913 Frontpartij Front Party N-VAVU
21914 VB Vlaams Blok Flemish Bloc VB
21915 VU-ID21 De Volksunie –Ideen voor de 21ste eeuw People’s Union -- Ideas for the 21st century

Reference

Budge, Ian, Hans-Dieter Klingemann, Andrea Volkens, Judith Bara, and Eric Tanenbaum. 2001. Mapping Policy Preferences: Estimates for Parties, Electors, and Governments 1945-1998. Oxford: Oxford University Press.; Klingemann, Hans-Dieter, Andrea Volkens, Judith Bara, Ian Budge, and Michael McDonald. 2006. Mapping Policy Preferences II: Estimates for Parties, Electors, and Governments in Eastern Europe, European Union, and OECD 1990-2003. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

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