75 days to go – the state of the race

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Series Details 08.04.16
Publication Date 08/04/2016
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There are only 75 days to go until the British people decide whether or not to continue their membership of the European Union. According to the authoritative ‘Poll of Polls‘, it really is a dead heat – once you exclude undecided voters both camps are on 50%. This is quite a change from back in December and January when Remain often enjoyed a lead of 10-points.

They point to a clear conclusion: while Brexiteers will want to explore ways of targeting and mobilising older voters, the Remain camp should be devoting significant effort to ensuring that younger Britons and middle-class progressives actually get to the ballot box.

Source Link http://ukandeu.ac.uk/75-days-to-go-the-state-of-the-race/
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ESO: In Focus: Brexit - The United Kingdom and the European Union http://www.europeansources.info/record/brexit-the-united-kingdom-and-the-european-union/
Blog: LSE Brexit Vote, 08.04.16: Could Remain enjoy a late surge in support? The indications suggest not http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/brexitvote/2016/04/08/could-remain-enjoy-a-late-surge-in-support-the-indications-suggest-not/
ESO: Background information: The generation gap: How young voters view the UK’s referendum http://www.europeansources.info/record/the-generation-gap-how-young-voters-view-the-uks-referendum/
ESO: Background information: Are phone polls more accurate than internet polls in the EU referendum? http://www.europeansources.info/record/are-phone-polls-more-accurate-than-internet-polls-in-the-eu-referendum/
Blog: UK in a Changing Europe, 11.04.16: What’s the state of the EU referendum campaign? http://ukandeu.ac.uk/whats-the-state-of-the-eu-referendum-campaign/
The Conversation, 12.04.16: Brexit campaign is doomed – if bookmakers are right again http://theconversation.com/brexit-campaign-is-doomed-if-bookmakers-are-right-again-57514
UCL: The Constitution Unit, 11.04.16: Second forecast for the EU referendum https://constitution-unit.com/2016/04/11/second-forecast-for-the-eu-referendum/
Blog: UK in a Changing Europe, 19.04.16: History suggests the UK will vote to stay in the EU… but only just http://ukandeu.ac.uk/history-suggests-the-uk-will-vote-to-stay-in-the-eu-but-only-just/

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