Matthew S. Winters

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Associate Professor

315 David Kinley Hall, MC-713

1407 W. Gregory

Urbana, IL 61801

United States

http://https://sites.google.com/site/mswinters1/home

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

Lacking Information or Condoning Corruption: When Will Voters Support Corrupt Politicians?

Journal of Comparative Politics, 2012
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2015
Matthew S. Winters and Rebecca Weitz-Shapiro
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Brown University - Department of Political Science
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Citation 3

Abstract:

corruption, government performance, Brazil, survey experiment

2.

The Obstacles to Foreign Aid Harmonization: Lessons from the Decentralization Sector in Indonesia

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Feb 2012
Matthew S. Winters
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 170 (124,734)
Citation 1

Abstract:

foreign aid, aid effectiveness, principal-agent relationships, bureaucratic politics, Indonesia, Paris Declaration

3.

Targeting, Accountability and Capture in Development Projects

Forthcoming in 2014 in International Studies Quarterly
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2013
Matthew S. Winters
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 130 (165,674)

Abstract:

corruption, development, World Bank, foreign aid, accountability

4.

Using Field Experiments to Understand Information as an Antidote to Corruption

Research in Experimental Economics, Volume 15 (New Advances in Experimental Research on Corruption). Danila Serra and Leonard Wantchekon, eds., Emerald Group Publishing, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Jul 2012
Matthew S. Winters, Paul Testa and Mark Fredrickson
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Political Science and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Abstract:

corruption, experiments, accountability, information

5.

The Link between Voting and Life Satisfaction in Latin America

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Nov 2010
Rebecca Weitz-Shapiro and Matthew S. Winters
Brown University - Department of Political Science and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 80 (225,780)

Abstract:

Life Satisfaction, Political Participation, Latin America

6.

The World Bank and the Global Financial Crisis: The Reemergence of Lending to Middle-Income Countries

Whitehead Journal of Diplomacy and International Relations 12.2 (Summer/Fall 2011): 57-72
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2012
Matthew S. Winters
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 79 (225,780)

Abstract:

World Bank, financial crisis, foreign aid, development

7.

Discerning Corruption: Credible Accusations and the Punishment of Politicians in Brazil

APSA 2014 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Sep 2014
Rebecca Weitz-Shapiro and Matthew S. Winters
Brown University - Department of Political Science and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 60 (213,450)

Abstract:

corruption; survey experiment; information credibility; Brazil

8.

Explaining Variation in the Structural Correlates of Protest Participation

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 13 Sep 2010
Matthew S. Winters
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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9.

Social Capital and Lobbying for Development Projects

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Feb 2012
Matthew S. Winters
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 34 (339,381)

Abstract:

social capital, lobbying, distribution, development, Indonesia

10.

Who's in Charge Here? Voter Punishment of Municipal Corruption

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Aug 2015
Matthew S. Winters and Rebecca Weitz-Shapiro
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Brown University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 6 (345,772)

Abstract:

11.

Can Citizens Discern? Information Credibility, Political Sophistication, and the Punishment of Corruption in Brazil

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Aug 2015
Rebecca Weitz-Shapiro and Matthew S. Winters
Brown University - Department of Political Science and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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12.

Political Participation and Quality of Life

IDB Working Paper No. 538
Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Rebecca Weitz-Shapiro and Matthew S. Winters
Brown University - Department of Political Science and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Abstract:

13.

The Politics of Effective Foreign Aid

Annual Review of Political Science, Vol. 13, pp. 61-80, 2010
Posted: 14 Oct 2010
Joseph Wright and Matthew S. Winters
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Political Science and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Abstract: