The Euromanifesto Study 1979-2014 integrates the data from all previews manifesto study: Euromanifestos Study 2014, Euromanifestos Study 2009 and Euromanifesto Study 1979-2004. The integrated data covers 997 manifestos of 337 parties competing in the European Parliament Elections between 1979 and 2014. The creation of the Euromanifesto Study 1979-2014 dataset was funded in the framework of the EUENGAGE project which received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme under grant agreement No. 649281 — EUENGAGE — H2020-EURO-2014-2015/H2020-EURO-SOCIETY-2014.
The Codebook includes the detailed list of coded Euromanifestos, the Euromanifestos Coding Scheme (EMCS), Euromanifesto Coding Instructions, additional information provided by coders and description of the Euromanifestos dataset. The coded manifestos are archived in PDF and ASCII (UTF-8) format at MZES.
Hot to cite this data: Schmitt, Hermann; Braun, Daniela; Popa, Sebastian A.; Mikhaylov, Slava; Dwinger, Felix (2018): European Parliament Election Study 1979-2014, Euromanifesto Study. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA5102 Data file Version 2.0.0, doi:10.4232/1.12830.