July 12, 2018

In Western Europe, Populist Parties Tap Anti-Establishment Frustration but Have Little Appeal Across Ideological Divide

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Laura Silver, Senior Researcher
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Kyle Taylor, Research Assistant
Richard Wike, Director, Global Attitudes Research

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Jonathan Evans, Research Analyst
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Katerina Eva Matsa, Associate Director, Research
Martha McRoy, Research Methodologist
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Jacob Poushter, Senior Researcher
Audrey Powers, Administrative Manager
Elisa Shearer, Research Analyst
Kelsey Jo Starr, Research Assistant
Bruce Stokes, Director, Global Economic Attitudes
Nami Sumida, Research Analyst
Mason Walker, Research Assistant

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