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Why Are Populist Movements Bonding With Technocracy?

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The PD has historically been the party of institutional propriety and stability. It sided with the country's judicial system in its struggle against former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi and was one of the main supporters of Mario Monti's technocratic government after the 2011 economic crisis. Yet, it is now calling for a "radical turn" in the way the country is run and has proposed the new executive be labelled the "government of novelty".