The Effect of Government Responsiveness on Future Political Participation
When governments respond, do people become more engaged in their community?
Assessing almost 400,000 FixMyStreet reports, this research examines whether getting a problem fixed results in citizens going on to make further reports, each of which may be seen as a contribution to their community.
Working Paper #1
Sjoberg, F., Mellon, J. and Peixoto, T. (2015). The Effect of Government Responsiveness on Future Political Participation. [online] mySociety Research. Available at: http://research.mysociety.org/publications/government-responsiveness-political-participation [Accessed 17 Mar 2018].