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The vice president – coup leader on the government payroll

Many Latin American countries have a presidential government based on multi-party coalitions. Leiv Marsteintredet, University of Oslo, is seeking to find out whether the office of vice president in such governments is a source of political stability or instability. Read the interview with Marsteintredet in the Research Magazine Apollon.

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Published Jan. 1, 2014 12:00 PM - Last modified Jan. 13, 2014 2:59 PM