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Which countries experienced the most dramatic rise in populist, right-wing political forces in recent elections across Europe?
A Bloomberg analysis of decades of election results across 22 European countries reveals that support for populist radical-right parties is higher than it’s been at any time over the past 30 years, pointing out the countries and region where the increase has been more intense, as well as the trend within the European Parliament.
The article identifies both general trends and country-specific dynamics as potential causes of the emerging success of populist and right wings political parties.