Data

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1_Basic Data

This dataset covers basic information including: name of the minister, name of the portfolio, entry and exit dates, and governments.

Argentina

Bolivia (soon)

Brazil

Chile

Colombia

Costa Rica

Dominican Republic (soon)

Ecuador

El Salvador (soon)

Guatemala (soon)

Honduras (soon)

Mexico (soon)

Nicaragua (soon)

Panama (soon)

Paraguay (soon)

Peru

United States

Uruguay

Venezuela (soon)

☞ Basic Data_CODEBOOK

2_Partisanship

Our research shows that among those ministers considered as partisans, distinguishing between strict and soft partisans may be for understanding cabinets’ dynamics . This dataset includes the variable profile_partisans to captures that distinction.

☞ Partisan_CODEBOOK

2Part_Argentina (soon)

2Part_Bolivia (soon)

2Part_Brazil

2Part_Chile

2Part_Colombia

2Part_CostaRica

2Part_D.Republic (soon)

2Part_Ecuador

2Part_ElSalvador (soon)

2Part_Guatemala (soon)

2Part_Honduras (soon)

2Part_Mexico (soon)

2Part_Nicaragua (soon)

2Part_Panama (soon)

2Part_Paraguay (soon)

2Part_Peru

2Part_USA

2Part_Uruguay

2Part_Venezuela (soon)

3_Profiles

In preparation.

This dataset will provide information on individual ministers’ background.

4_Carreers

In preparation.

This dataset will provide information on the political trajectories of ministers.

5_Cabinet Design

In preparation.

This dataset will provide information on the organization and functioning of presidential cabinets.

6_Minister Turnover

In preparation.

This dataset will provide information on the cabinet instability during the government life-cycle.

Title photo: By Presidencia de la República [CC BY 2.0 ], via Wikimedia Commons