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1.

Explaining Nationalist Political Views: The Case of Donald Trump

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
Gallup and Gallup
Downloads 19,017
2.

Social Mood, Stock Market Performance and U.S. Presidential Elections: A Socionomic Perspective on Voting Results

SAGE Open, 2012
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Socionomics Institute, Socionomics Institute, Emory University School of Medicine and Socionomics Institute
Downloads 16,104
3.

Trump, Brexit, and the Rise of Populism: Economic Have-Nots and Cultural Backlash

HKS Working Paper No. RWP16-026
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 06 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Institute for Social Research (ISR) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 9,799
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Advocacy 2.0: An Analysis of How Advocacy Groups in the United States Perceive and Use Social Media as Tools for Facilitating Civic Engagement and Collective Action

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
York University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Information
Downloads 4,204
5.

Voting Squared: Quadratic Voting in Democratic Politics

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 2, 2015, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 657
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 15 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
Downloads 3,365
6.

Unequal Incomes, Ideology and Gridlock: How Rising Inequality Increases Political Polarization

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Oregon - Department of Economics, Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
Downloads 2,841
7.

The Great Gun Control War of the 20th Century — And its Lessons for Gun Laws Today

Fordham Urban Law Journal, vol. 39, no. 5, pages 1527-1666 (October 2012)
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 30 May 2012 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Independence Institute
Downloads 2,625
8.

The Polarizing Impact of Science Literacy and Numeracy on Perceived Climate Change Risks

Nature Climate Change, Vol. 2, pp. 732-735, 2012, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-04, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 464, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 278
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, Ohio State University - Psychology Department, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - College of Law, Decision Research, Stanford Law School, George Washington University - Law School and Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Downloads 2,428
9.

Effects of the Internet on Participation: Study of a Public Policy Referendum in Brazil

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7204
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of British Columbia (UBC), University of Oxford - Nuffield College, World Bank - Governance Global Practice and Data-Pop Alliance
Downloads 2,189
10.

Partisan Polarization and the Rise of the Tea Party Movement

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
Emory University
Downloads 2,095
11.

The Food Crises and Political Instability in North Africa and the Middle East

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
New England Complex Systems Institute, New England Complex Systems Institute and New England Complex Systems Institute
Downloads 2,033
12.

Why do Red States Vote Republican While Blue States Pay the Bills? Federal Spending and Electoral Votes, 1984-2008

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2009
Working Paper Series
Dartmouth College
Downloads 1,921
13.

Battlefield Casualties and Ballot Box Defeat: Did the Bush-Obama Wars Cost Clinton the White House?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
Boston University - Department of Political Science and University of Minnesota Law School
Downloads 1,806
14.

How Much Should We Trust Estimates from Multiplicative Interaction Models? Simple Tools to Improve Empirical Practice

Number of pages: 146 Posted: 29 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Political Science, Stanford University, Department of Political Science, Students and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 1,794
15.

More Tweets, More Votes: Social Media as a Quantitative Indicator of Political Behavior

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 19 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana University Bloomington - School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University Bloomington - School of Informatics and Computing and Indiana University
Downloads 1,752
16.

Threats to Racial Status Promote Tea Party Support Among White Americans

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Stanford University, University of Toronto and University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 1,580
17.

Electoral and Policy Consequences of Voter Turnout: Evidence from Compulsory Voting in Australia

Fowler, Anthony. 2013. Electoral and Policy Consequences of Voter Turnout: Evidence from Compulsory Voting in Australia. Quarterly Journal of Political Science 8(2):159-182.
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
Downloads 1,523
18.

The Effect of Voter Identification Laws on Turnout

California Institute of Technology Social Science Working Paper No. 1267R
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
California Institute of Technology, Washington University in St. Louis - Center for Empirical Research in the Law and California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences
Downloads 1,510
19.

The Geography of Racial Stereotyping: Evidence and Implications for VRA Preclearance After Shelby County

102 CAL. L. REV. ___ (2014, Forthcoming), UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 339
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 11 May 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law and University of Connecticut, School of Law
Downloads 1,454
20.

Attitudes to Homelessness in Australia

Australian Social Policy Journal, No. 10, 2011
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,427
21.

Does Direct Democracy Hurt Immigrant Minorities? Evidence from Naturalization Decisions in Switzerland

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Political Science and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,396
22.

The Design of Field Experiments With Survey Outcomes: A Framework for Selecting More Efficient, Robust, and Ethical Designs

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 14 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, Students and UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,373
23.

The Great Danes: Cultural Values and Neoliberal Reforms

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,275
24.

The Hidden American Immigration Consensus: A Conjoint Analysis of Attitudes Toward Immigrants

American Journal of Political Science. 59(3): 529-548. 2015
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Political Science and University of Pennsylvania

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,200
25.

Political Polarization and Income Inequality

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, University of Georgia - School of Public and International Affairs and New York University
Downloads 1,172
26.

Missing Non-Voters and Misweighted Samples: Explaining the 2015 Great British Polling Miss

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Nuffield College and University of Manchester
Downloads 1,171
27.

Attitudes of Nigerians Towards Insurance Services: An Empirical Study

African Journal of Accounting, Economics, Finance and Banking Research, Vol. 4, No. 4, July 2009
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 14 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Lagos, University of East London and University of Lagos
Downloads 1,144
28.

The Personal Wealth Interests of Politicians and Government Intervention in the Economy

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
London Business School and Frankfurt School of Finance and Management
Downloads 1,104
29.

An Examination of Millennials’ Attitudes toward Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) Foods: Is It Franken-Food or Super-Food?

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
Murray State University - College of Business, Murray State University - College of Business, Texas A&M University (TAMU), College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Department of Agricultural Economics, Students and Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
Downloads 1,097
30.

Cost and Capital Punishment: A New Consideration Transforms an Old Debate

University of Chicago Legal Forum, Vol. 2010, No. 1, 2010, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 12-04, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 208
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 1,045
31.

Political Advertising in the 21st Century: The Rise of the YouTube Ad

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Washington State University, Wesleyan University - Government and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,016
32.

Documenting Unusual Declines in Republican Voting Rates in Florida's Western Panhandle Counties in 2000

Public Choice, Vol. 123, No. 3, 2005
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 09 Jul 2001 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center
Downloads 1,007
33.

'Ordinary Science Intelligence': A Science-Comprehension Measure for Study of Risk and Science Communication, with Notes on Evolution and Climate Change

Journal of Risk Research, Forthcoming, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 504, The Cultural Cognition Project Working Paper No. 112
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 987
34.

The Elusive Backfire Effect: Mass Attitudes' Steadfast Factual Adherence

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 06 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
Ohio State University (OSU) and George Washington University
Downloads 981
35.

Do Attitudes Towards Corruption Differ Across Cultures? Experimental Evidence from Australia, India, Indonesia and Singapore

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 23 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, University of Auckland - Department of Economics, University of Melbourne - Department of Economics and University of Melbourne - Department of Economics
Downloads 979
36.

Don't Get Duped: Fraud through Duplication in Public Opinion Surveys

Statistical Journal of the IAOS, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
SurveyMonkey and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Downloads 975
37.

A Political Theory of Populism

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 969
38.

Can Voter ID Laws Be Administered in a Race-Neutral Manner? Evidence from the City of Boston in 2008

Quarterly Journal of Political Science, Vol. 7, No 1, pp 1-33
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Suffolk University - Department of Government, Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession and UC Berkeley School of Law
Downloads 959
39.

The Political Consequences of Uninformed Voters

MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2011-12
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 05 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 954
40.

Setting the Rules of the Game: The Choice of Electoral Systems in Advanced Democracies

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Mar 2000
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Department of Politics and Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Downloads 946
41.

Ideological Polarization Over a China-as-Superpower Mindset: An Exploratory Charting of Belief Systems Among Chinese Internet Users, 2008-2011

International Journal of Communication, 8, 2243–2272.,
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)
Downloads 938
42.

Which Nudges Do People Like? A National Survey

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 908
43.

Policy Design and Domestic Support for International Bailouts

European Journal of Political Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis, Stanford University - Department of Political Science and Columbia University
Downloads 889
44.

Foot Voting, Federalism, and Political Freedom

NOMOS LV: Federalism and Subsidiarity, 110-154 (James Fleming and Jacob Levy eds., 2014), George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 12-68
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 864
45.

Canadian Advocacy 2.0: An Analysis of Social Media Adoption and Perceived Affordances by Advocacy Groups Looking to Advance Activism in Canada

Canadian Journal of Communication, 39(2), 211-233 (2014).
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
York University
Downloads 851
46.

Search and Politics: The Uses and Impacts of Search in Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Spain, and the United States

Quello Center Working Paper No. 5-1-17
Number of pages: 204 Posted: 01 May 2017 Last Revised: 18 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Michigan State University - Quello Center, Michigan State University - Quello Center, University of Ottawa and Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford
Downloads 837
47.

The Phenomenology of Gridlock

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 88, pp. 2065-2087, June 2013
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell Law School
Downloads 831
48.

Economic Experts vs. Average Americans

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 13-11
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 21 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management - Department of Finance and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 812
49.

A Primary Cause of Partisanship? Nomination Systems and Legislator Ideology

American Journal of Political Science, v58, n2, April 2014, pp. 337-351
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Public Policy Institute of California, University of Denver, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Princeton University - Department of Political Science and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Downloads 788
50.

Attributing Blame in Tragedy: Understanding Attitudes About the Causes of Three Mass Shootings

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Kansas and University of Kansas
Downloads 780