Datasets

The PIP data set covers 36 countries from 1944 to 2016 and contains data on:

  • Party positions on a Left vs. Right dimension (LR) and Green vs. Growth dimension (GG)
  • The core positions of parties on the Left/Right (LR core) and Green/Growth dimension (GG core)
  • Country and time specific Left/Right (LR Plus) and Green growth dimension (GG Plus)

Download PIP codebook in PDF format.
Download data sets in Stata (.dta) or comma separated value (.csv) format.

The Agenda Setting Power Model (ASPM) replication files contain government positions, veto player ranges, and the position of the EU for the left-right and green-growth dimension. Included are:

  • A smaller version of the PIP data set
  • ASPM Replication files for Stata
  • A documentation which provides information for tweaking the ASPM
Download replication files...

  • Download data set in Stata or Excel format...
  • When using these data please refer to:
    Jahn, Detlef. 2013. "The Impact of Climate on Atmospheric Emissions: Constructing an Index of Heating Degrees for 21 OECD Countries from 1960 to 2005." Weather, Climate, and Society 5 (2): 97-111.
  • When using Cooling Degrees, please also refer to:
    Jahn, Detlef. 2013. "'Temperature per Capita': Measuring Annual Heating and Cooling Degrees in 21 OECD Countries from 1960 to 2005." Greifswald Comparative Politics Working Paper No. 6.
  • Download data set and do files in Stata format...
  • When using these data please refer to:
    Jahn, Detlef. 2016. "Changing the Guard: Trends in Corporatist Arrangements in 42 Highly Industrialized Societies from 1960 to 2010." Socio-Economic Review 14 (1): 47-71. doi: 10.1093/ser/mwu028