On this R-data statistics page, you will find information about the coalition2 data set which pertains to Coalition Dissolution in Parliamentary Democracies, Modified Version. The coalition2 data set is found in the Zelig R package. You can load the coalition2 data set in R by issuing the following command at the console data("coalition2"). This will load the data into a variable called coalition2. If R says the coalition2 data set is not found, you can try installing the package by issuing this command install.packages("Zelig") and then attempt to reload the data. If you need to download R, you can go to the R project website. You can download a CSV (comma separated values) version of the coalition2 R data set. The size of this file is about 8,519 bytes.
Coalition Dissolution in Parliamentary Democracies, Modified Version
This data set contains survival data on government coalitions in parliamentary democracies (Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom) for the period 1945-1987. Country indicator variables are included in the sample data.
A data frame containing 8 variables ("duration", "ciep12", "invest", "fract", "polar", "numst2", "crisis", "country") and 314 observations. For variable descriptions, please refer to King, Alt, Burns and Laver (1990).
King, Gary, James E. Alt, Nancy Elizabeth Burns and Michael Laver (1990). “A Unified Model of Cabinet Dissolution in Parliamentary Democracies,” American Journal of Political Science, vol. 34, no. 3, pp. 846-870.
Gary King, James E. Alt, Nancy Burns, and Michael Laver. ICPSR Publication Related Archive, 1115.
Dataset imported from https://www.r-project.org.