New dataset from the Comparative Candidate Survey

Dear colleagues,

A first release of the Comparative Candidate Survey (CCS) wave II data has just been published. This version includes data from 13 elections in 12 countries: Albania, Australia, Canada, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Romania, Montenegro, Norway, Sweden, and Switzerland. For details on how to download please read the guidelines at:

Do you have an idea for a great paper using this fresh, new dataset? You still have some time to submit your proposal for the 2018 ECPR general conference section: "Political Elites and Voters in Electoral Democracies". Please read details at: