Evaluation and analysis of the parties’ expenditure during the political campaign for Portuguese Local elections 2017

The Entidade das Contas e Financiamentos Políticos (ECFP), of the Tribunal Constitucional, attributes to CEI-IUL the studies of evidences carried out by groups of monitors in municipalities, with the objective of validating the campaign expenses of political parties, comparing these spending with the budgets submitted to the ECFP, and eventually highlight the differences between budgets and campaign acts put into practice by the different candidacies during the 2017 municipal election campaign. The study intends to analyse scientifically the type and evolution of the campaign actions in municipal elections and also serves the purpose of evaluating these campaign actions.

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Entidade das Contas e Financiamentos Políticos (ECFP) do Tribunal Constitucional
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CEI-Iscte - Centre for International Studies
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