Abstract: In this panel, the authors of several new books in the area of municipal elections and representation will offer a brief overview of their books, including data sources, research questions, and major findings. The book authors and editors will then discuss next steps for research on municipal elections and representation in Canada.
Nicole Goodman, Helen Hayes, R. Michael McGregor, Scott Pruysers, and Zac Spicer. Voting Online: Technology and Democracy in Municipal Elections (McGill-Queen’s University Press)
Jack Lucas, Ideology in Canadian Municipal Politics (University of Toronto Press)
R. Michael McGregor and Laura Stephenson, eds. Political Engagement in Canadian City Elections (McGill-Queen’s University Press).