VisFS data frame has 25 rows and 4 sets
A data frame with 25 observations on the following 4 sets.
a numeric vector. Condition, weak political positions, with parties in government expecting losses at the next election.
a numeric vector. Condition, deteriorating economic situation.
a numeric vector. Condition, government dominated by parties from the right of the political spectrum.
a numeric vector. Outcome, unpopular reform.
Data are used by Vis (2009) to analyze the pursuit of unpopular reforms by governments. Data are fuzzy-sets.
Vis, B. (2009) "Government and Unpopular Social Policy Reforms: Biting the Bullet or Steering Clear?", European Journal of Political Research 48, pp. 31-57.
Schneider, C. Q., Wagemann, C. (2012) Set-Theoretic Methods for the Social Sciences, Cambridge University Press: Cambridge.
Schneider, C. Q., Wagemann, C., Quaranta, M. (2012) How To... Use Software for Set-Theoretic Analysis. Online Appendix to "Set-Theoretic Methods for the Social Sciences". Available at www.cambridge.org/schneider-wagemann