Ryan Kennedy

University of Houston - Department of Political Science

Assistant Professor of Political Science

TX 77204-3011

United States

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

Google Flu Trends Still Appears Sick: An Evaluation of the 2013-2014 Flu Season

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 14 Mar 2014
Northeastern University - Department of Political Science, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Harvard University and Northeastern University
Downloads 934 (29,707)
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Google Flu Trends, big data, transparency, replication, time series

2.

The Shape of and Solutions to the MTurk Quality Crisis

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Dec 2018
University of Houston - Department of Political Science, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Houston - Department of Political Science and University of Chicago
Downloads 664 (47,442)
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Mechanical Turk, MTurk, Fraud, Quality, Online Surveys, Survey Experiments

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A Simplified Protocol to Screen Out VPS and International Respondents Using Qualtrics

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 12 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2020
University of Virginia, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Houston - Department of Political Science and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
Downloads 641 (49,620)
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Qualtrics, MTurk, survey research, VPS

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How to Screen Out VPS and International Respondents Using Qualtrics: A Protocol

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 21 Nov 2018
Tyler Burleigh, Ryan Kennedy and Scott Clifford
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Houston - Department of Political Science and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
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Trust in Public Policy Algorithms

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Mar 2019
Ryan Kennedy, Philip Waggoner and Matthew Ward
University of Houston - Department of Political Science, University of Chicago and University of Houston
Downloads 203 (179,873)
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trust in automation, public policy, criminal justice, recidivism, automation, inter-national relations, hybrid decision-making, forecasting

6.

Fading Colours? A Synthetic Comparative Case Study of the Impact of 'Colour Revolutions'

APSA 2012 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2012
Ryan Kennedy
University of Houston - Department of Political Science
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democratization, color revolutions, post-Communist politics, synthetic comparison, comparative case studies

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Satellite Data for the Social Sciences: Measuring Rural Electrification with Nighttime Lights

International Journal of Remote Sensing (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 06 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2017
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Geography and Environment, University of Houston - Department of Political Science and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 142 (244,470)
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Night Lights, India, Electrification, Economic Development, Remote Sensing

8.

Who Wants to Deliberate - and Why?

HKS Working Paper No. RWP09-027
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Sep 2009
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Political Science, University of California, Riverside (UCR) - Department of Political Science, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Northeastern University - Department of Political Science and University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Political Science
Downloads 131 (260,444)
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Political Science, Electoral Politics

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The Need for Impact Evaluation in Electricity Access Research

Energy Policy, 2019
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Nov 2019
University of Strathclyde - Department of Government, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Sungkyunkwan University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 109 (297,533)
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impact evaluation, electricity access, observational and experimental methods, causal inference, sustainable development

10.

The Effects of Rural Electrification in India: An Instrumental Variable Approach at the Household Level

Journal of Development Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 08 Jul 2020
Columbia University, College of William & Mary, University of Houston - Department of Political Science and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Rural Electrification, India, Instrumental Variables, Economic Development

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Quality of Service Predicts Willingness to Pay for Household Electricity Connections in Rural India

Energy Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Feb 2019
University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Harvard University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 69 (393,515)
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Energy Access; Rural Electrification; India; Selection Models

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The Geography of Money and Politics: Population Density, Social Networks and Political Contributions

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Jul 2015
Yu-Ru Lin, David Lazer and Ryan Kennedy
University of Pittsburgh - School of Information Sciences, Northeastern University - Department of Political Science and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
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fundraising, Federal Election Commission, geography, social networks

13.

Environmental Degradation and Public Opinion: The Case of Air Pollution in Vietnam

Journal of Environment and Development, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 26 Nov 2019
Korea University, College of William & Mary, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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air pollution, public opinion, Southeast Asia, education, Vietnam

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Shades of Darkness or Light? A Systematic Review of Geographic Bias in Impact Evaluations of Electricity Access

Forthcoming, Energy Research & Social Science
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Jul 2019
Johns Hopkins University SAIS, Johns Hopkins University SAIS, University of Strathclyde - Department of Government, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Sungkyunkwan University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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electricity access; energy poverty; impact evaluation; electrification; development; geographical distribution; systematic review

15.

Identifying Coal-Fired Power Plants for Early Retirement

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 2020
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 28 Apr 2020
University of Hamburg, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 23 (595,109)
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Coal Energy, Plant Retirement, Air Pollution, Climate Change, HYSPLIT model

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Environmental Justice in India: Incidence of Air Pollution from Coal-Fired Power Plants

Ecological Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 08 Jun 2020
Columbia University, Columbia University, Columbia University, College of William & Mary, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, University of Virginia and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 22 (601,753)
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Environmental Justice, Environmental Discrimination, Coal, Air Pollution, India, Environmental Kuznets Curve

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Increasing Rural Electrification through Connection Campaigns

Energy Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 24 Feb 2020
University of Miami, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Harvard University, Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Energy, India, Electrification, Public services

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Multilevel Customer Segmentation for Off-Grid Solar in Developing Countries: Evidence from Solar Home Systems in Rwanda and Kenya

Forthcoming Energy
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Aug 2019
University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Aalto University - School of Science, Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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renewable energy, payment policies, economic development, solar home systems, Rwanda, Kenya

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Turkish Neocons? Attitudes Towards East and West in Turkish Public Opinion

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2012
Ryan Kennedy and Matthew Dickenson
University of Houston - Department of Political Science and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Reference Societies and Regime Change

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Posted: 22 Feb 2011
Ryan Kennedy
University of Houston - Department of Political Science

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