Scott A. MacKenzie

University of California, Davis

Assistant Professor

One Shields Avenue

Davis, CA 95616

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

7

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Scholarly Papers (7)

1.

Informing the Electorate? How Party Cues and Policy Information Affect Public Opinion about Initiatives

Boudreau, Cheryl and Scott A. MacKenzie. 2014. "Informing the Electorate? How Party Cues and Policy Information Affect Public Opinion about Initiatives." American Journal of Political Science 58(1): 48-62.
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2014
Cheryl Boudreau and Scott A. MacKenzie
University of California, Davis and University of California, Davis
Downloads 154 (193,118)

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party cues; public opinion; policy information; initiative; experiment; motivated reasoning; direct democracy

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Wanting What Is Fair: How Party Cues and Information About Income Inequality Affect Public Support for Taxes

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Mar 2014
Cheryl Boudreau and Scott A. MacKenzie
University of California, Davis and University of California, Davis
Downloads 125 (228,230)

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income inequality, party cues, experiment, redistribution, public opinion, tax policy

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Lost in Space? Shortcuts and Spatial Voting in Low-Information Elections

UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 328
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Mar 2013
Christopher S. Elmendorf, Cheryl Boudreau and Scott A. MacKenzie
University of California, Davis - School of Law, University of California, Davis and University of California, Davis
Downloads 123 (231,014)

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voting, voter decision-making, spatial voting, ideology, IRT, Bayesian, experiment, information, cues, heuristics, endorsements, political parties, party identification, newspapers, municipal elections, low-information elections, local government

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Paradise Insolvent? From Pension Scandal to Fiscal Crisis in San Diego

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2010
Steve Erie, Vladimir Kogan and Scott A. MacKenzie
University of California, San Diego (UCSD), Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Political Science and University of California, Davis
Downloads 114 (244,238)

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California, fiscal crisis, local government, pensions, San Diego, urban politics

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Public Entrepreneurs and Transportation Empires in New York and Los Angeles: How Governance Shapes Agency Performance and Regional Outcomes

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2011
Jameson Doig, Steve Erie and Scott A. MacKenzie
Princeton University, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and University of California, Davis
Downloads 75 (319,909)

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american political development, bureaucracy, governance, infrastructure investment, Los Angeles, New York, transportation, urban politics

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Life Before Congress: Using Pre-Congressional Experience to Assess Competing Explanations for the Modern House Career

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2011
Scott A. MacKenzie
University of California, Davis
Downloads 55 (375,666)

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American Political Development, Congress, electoral system reform, legislative studies, matching analysis, political careers

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L.A.'s Crown Jewels: Historical Governance and Finance Lessons

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 03 Dec 2009
Steve Erie and Scott A. MacKenzie
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and University of California, Davis
Downloads 36 (445,010)
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California politics, bureaucracy and public administration, economic