Italy on a knife edge…

Henry Farrell has a few useful first thoughts on the outcome of yesterday’s election result, which leaves Prodi on a one seat majority in the Italian Senate, and a potentially unwieldy coalition comprising two communist parties and a smattering of economic liberals.

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