Jean-François Daoust holds a PhD in political science and is a post-doctoral fellow at McGill University. His main research interests include public opinion, electoral behavior, methodology and political communication.

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Beware of larger electoral districts

Canada is a huge country with a density of population that varies a lot across its territory. According to the 2011 census, there were 24.7 people per square kilometre in Prince Edward Island but only …

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Qui prête attention aux sondages ?

Depuis les tout premiers sondages politiques, tant les chercheurs que les médias, les politiciens que les électeurs, posent la question : « Les sondages influencent-ils le vote ? » Deux « théories » s’affrontent à ce sujet. Les …

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