Executive institutions . Presidential vs. P arliamentarian Models of Government. INTRODUCTION TO THE EXECUTIVE ROLES. Clinton Rossiter lists 10 distinct roles that Presidents are expected to play 1- Chief of state 2- Chief of executive 3- Commander in chief 4- Chief diplomat
Presidential vs. Parliamentarian Models of Government
Note: if there is a strong party discipline tradition, it is nearly impossible for the majority governing party to fall. But, minority and coalition governments fall quickly.