Why does the US still have DP?. Existing theories… Socio-cultural values? Vigilante tradition No history of rigid class distinction in punishment No obvious sense of outer limits/no history of exceptions for status Limited welfare state Liberalism/individualism? Racism?.
Political structures/mechanisms for nation-wide abolition of DP do not exist in US (outside Supreme Court)
3 candidates, A B and C. Voter preferences are as follows:
A > B B > C C > A
First round: A v. B = A (Merkel)
Second round: A v. C = C is winner (Hollande)
First round: B v. C = B (Cameron)
Second round: B v. A = A is winner (Merkel)