External data for Japan

Parties in Benoit and Laver (2006)

ID English name ParlGov parties
8352 DP Democratic Party DPJ
8376 JCP Japan Communist Party JCP
8400 Kom. Komeito K
8424 LDP Liberal Democratic Party LDP
8448 NCP New Conservative Party NCP
8472 SDP Social Democratic Party JSP


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

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