External data for Ireland

Parties in Chapel Hill expert survey series

ID Name English name ParlGov parties
701 FF Fianna Fail Soldiers of Destiny FF
702 FG Fine Gael Family of the Irish FG
703 Lab Labour Labour Lab
705 GP Green Party Green Party Green
706 PD Progressive Democrats Progressive Democrats PD
707 SF Sinn Fein We Ourselves
708 SP Socialist Party Socialist Party SP
710 SP Socialist Party Socialist Party

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).

External data    http://www.unc.edu/~gwmarks/data_pp.php