In the referendum campaign, both sides are painting conflicting pictures of the future if Britain stayed in or left the European Union. Since no description of the future can be backed up by evidence, campaigners are in effect asking voters to take on trust what they forecast. Such appeals assume that voters are inclined to trust politicians and the arguments that they make. However, this is not the case.
|Place of Publication||London|
|Media of output||Online|
|Publication status||Published - 24 Mar 2016|
- political parties
- European Union