Room: 
City Hall - South Hall
Time Slot: 
Monday 30th March 09:30 - 11:00
Panel Chair: 
  • Professor Charles Pattie (University of Sheffield)
Panel Members: 
  • Dr Craig McAngus (University of Aberdeen )
  • Professor Roger Scully (Cardiff University)
  • Dr Sean Swan (Gonzaga University)

The panel examines the emerging electoral landscape in Scotland and Wales in the light of the Scottish Independence Referendum. The panel consists of three papers: Lynn Bennie on 'A new era of political participation: the 2014 Scottish Independence referendum. Craig McAngus on 'Becoming office-seeking entitities: organizational reform in Plaid Cymru and the SNP' Roger Scully on 'Ticket-splitting under AMS: lessons from Wales'