Elizabeth Ralph Morrow

Faith no more? The divergence of political trust between urban and rural Europe

Authors: Frieder Mitsch, Neil Lee, Elizabeth Ralph Morrow,
Issue: 2022

This paper looks the divergence in political trust levels between rural and urban areas since 2008. It concludes that this increasing rural-urban divide has important implications for European democracies. The research uses data gathered between 2008 and 2018 bythe European Social Survey, accounting for a total population of 433 million and allowing a final sample of just over 125,000 people aged over 16 years … Read more