Bruce A. Desmarais

Pennsylvania State University

Associate Professor

University Park, State College, PA 16801

United States

http://sites.psu.edu/desmaraisgroup

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Text as Policy: Measuring Policy Similarity Through Bill Text Reuse

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2018
New York University (NYU) - Social Media and Political Participation (SMaPP) Lab, 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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Policy Similarity, Text Reuse, Text Alignment, Policy Diffusion

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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
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ERGM, Interpretation, Policy Network, Dynamic Network

3.

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

Public Administration Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 May 2016
Jim ben-Aaron, Matthew Denny, Bruce A. Desmarais and Hanna Wallach
University of Massachusetts, Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania State University and Microsoft Research New York City
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Transparency, Public Records, Local Government, Field Experiment, Peer Effects

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Complex Dependence in Foreign Direct Investment: Network Theory and Empirical Analysis

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2018
John Schoeneman, Boliang Zhu and Bruce A. Desmarais
Pennsylvania State University, College of the Liberal Arts, Department of Political Science, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Political Science and Pennsylvania State University
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Foreign Direct Investment, Network Analysis, Dyadic Data, Exponential Random Graph Model, International Political Economy

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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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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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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
Downloads 69 (313,407)

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

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

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Jul 2016
Zachary Jones, Matthew Denny, Bruce A. Desmarais and Hanna Wallach
Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania State University and Microsoft Research New York City
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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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Model Selection, Cross-Validation, Kullback-Leibler Divergence, Vuong Test, Clarke Test, Linear Regression, Ordinary Least Squares, Robust Regression

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

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Collapsing Corporate Confusion Leveraging Network Structures for Effective Entity Resolution in Relational Corporate Data

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 16 Oct 2017
Tim Marple, Bruce A. Desmarais and Kevin Young
University of California, Berkeley, Pennsylvania State University and University of Massachusetts Amherst
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entity resolution, network methods, corporate data, BoardEx

12.

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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A New Database for Inferring Public Policy Innovativeness and Diffusion Networks

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Jul 2018
University of Iowa - Department of Political Science, University of Notre Dame, College of Arts & Letters, Department of Political Science, Students, Pennsylvania State University, University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Political Science, University of Iowa, New York University (NYU) - Social Media and Political Participation (SMaPP) Lab and Microsoft Research New York City
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policy diffusion, policy innovation, latent networks

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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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