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Cabinets

Updated: May 26, 2019

MEPE's "Cabinets" section will, first, host data from 25+ states (1800-present) on prime-ministerial and presidential cabinet composition, including individual party/ideological breakdown as well as individual-level biographical data like name, age, geographic origins and residence, party ID, within-party ideological orientation, reputation, achievements, and documentation on the availability of members' and parties' manifestos, memoirs, and papers with internal links (when applicable). We will also offer data inclusive to agents acting in monarchical executives, such as members of the royal court or the makhzen for some North African regimes.


Second, as well as descriptive and downloadable, data will be visual and interactive. Users, for instance, will be able to locate their desired "country" on a map, identify the "year" of interest, and then quickly observe which party dominated the cabinet (n/a if no cabinet). They would then be able to zoom in further by clicking on the names of each cabinet member for bios & links.

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