Topics Campaign financing

Constitute topics are built from the variables in the Comparative Constitutions Project’s dataset, which captures the content of world constitutions. The particular variables relevant to this topic are listed below, in the form of survey questions.

More information about the CCP’s research design is available here, including background information on how the team designed the inventory of constitutional topics as well as the full coding survey


Rules that political parties and candidates must follow in financing electoral campaigns. Some constitutions establish government assistance for such purposes, or forbid receipt of funds from certain other sources.





Survey Questions

  • Are there any provisions for the public financing of campaigns?
  • Are there any provisions for limits on money used for campaigns?