The global spread of Covid-19 has profoundly impacted the health and welfare of citizens around the world. It has also had a profound effect on elections, with at least 47 countries postponing forthcoming contests.

With colleagues at International IDEA, I’ve written some recent pieces on whether elections should be postponed or whether elections can be continued in this context:

A new academic paper will hopefully be available shortly.

Photo credit: Tedward Quinn

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