Bruce A. Desmarais

Pennsylvania State University

Associate Professor

University Park, State College, PA 16801

United States

http://sites.psu.edu/desmaraisgroup

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

11

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Scholarly Papers (11)

1.

Micro-Level Interpretation of Exponential Random Graph Models with Application to Estuary Networks

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Dec 2011
Bruce A. Desmarais and Skyler J. Cranmer
Pennsylvania State University and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Political Science
Downloads 116 (181,138)

Abstract:

ERGM, Interpretation, Policy Network, Dynamic Network

2.

Standing the Test of Time: The Breadth of Majority Coalitions and the Fate of U.S. Supreme Court Precedents

The Journal of Legal Analysis, Vol. 4, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Sep 2012
Stuart Minor Benjamin and Bruce A. Desmarais
Duke University School of Law and Pennsylvania State University
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3.

How Partisan Frames Affect Public Consideration of Policy Problems

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2009
Jennifer K. Benz, Thomas Carsey and Bruce A. Desmarais
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Political Science, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill and Pennsylvania State University
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4.

An Unbiased Model Comparison Test Using Cross-Validation

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Feb 2011
Bruce A. Desmarais and Jeffrey J. Harden
Pennsylvania State University and University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Political Science
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Abstract:

Model Selection, Cross-Validation, Kullback-Leibler Divergence, Vuong Test, Clarke Test, Linear Regression, Ordinary Least Squares, Robust Regression

5.

Discrete Measurement of Time and Interval Censoring in Event History Analysis

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 06 Jun 2015
Bruce A. Desmarais
Pennsylvania State University
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6.

Campaign Finance and Primary Elections

Prepared for the Campaign Finance Task Force Meeting at Stanford University, Palo Alto, February 4, 2016
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 02 Feb 2017
Zachary Albert, Bruce A. Desmarais and Raymond J. La Raja
University of Massachusetts Amherst, Pennsylvania State University and University of Massachusetts at Amherst - Department of Political Science
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7.

Text as Policy: Measuring Policy Similarity Through Bill Text Reuse

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2016
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Political Science, Pennsylvania State University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and University of California, Berkeley, Students
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Abstract:

Policy Similarity, Text Reuse, Text Alignment, Policy Diffusion

8.

Inference on the Effects of Observed Features in Latent Space Models for Networks

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Jul 2016
Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania State University and Microsoft Research New York City
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9.

Network Effects in Field Experiments on Interactive Groups: Cases from Legislative Studies

Political Networks Workshops & Conference 2016
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Jun 2016
Sayali Phadke and Bruce A. Desmarais
Pennsylvania State University and Pennsylvania State University
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Abstract:

Causal inference, Networks, Legislative networks, SUTVA, Inteference effect

10.

Stochastic Weighted Graphs: Flexible Model Specification and Simulation

Political Networks Workshops & Conference 2016
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Jun 2016
University of San Francisco, Pennsylvania State University, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Political Science and Pennsylvania State University
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Abstract:

Exponential Random Graph, Generalized Exponential Random Graph, Markov Chain Monte Carlo, Metropolis-Hastings

11.

Transparency by Conformity: A Field Experiment Evaluating Openness in Local Governments

Public Administration Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 May 2016
University of Massachusetts, Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania State University and Microsoft Research New York City
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Abstract:

Transparency, Public Records, Local Government, Field Experiment, Peer Effects