Andrew C. Eggers

University of Oxford

Associate Professor

Mansfield Road

Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 4AU

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

On the Validity of the Regression Discontinuity Design for Estimating Electoral Effects: New Evidence from over 40,000 Close Races

American Journal of Political Science 59(1):259-274, Formerly MIT Political Science Department Working Paper Series No 2013-26
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 May 2013 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2016
University of Oxford, University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies, Stanford University - Department of Political Science, Stanford University and Harvard University
Downloads 455 (43,965)
Citation 4

Abstract:

regression discontinuity, election, causal inference

2.

Electoral Accountability and the UK Parliamentary Expenses Scandal: Did Voters Punish Corrupt MPs?

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Sep 2011
Andrew C. Eggers and Alexander C. Fisher
University of Oxford and Yale University
Downloads 257 (56,477)

Abstract:

electoral accountability, corruption, scandals, parliament, British politics

3.

Capitol Losses: The Mediocre Performance of Congressional Stock Portfolios, 2004-2008

The Journal of Politics, Vol. 75, No. 2, April 2013, pp. 535-551
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2013
Andrew C. Eggers and Jens Hainmueller
University of Oxford and Stanford University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 249 (91,834)
Citation 3

Abstract:

corruption, Congress, legislators, insider trading, accountability, political agency

4.

Political Capital: Corporate Connections and Stock Investments in the U.S. Congress, 2004-2008

Quarterly Journal of Political Science (2014, Forthcoming) , Formerly: MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2012-26
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2014
Andrew C. Eggers and Jens Hainmueller
University of Oxford and Stanford University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 193 (98,528)

Abstract:

political exchange, Congress, legislatures, political economy

Regression Discontinuity Designs Based on Population Thresholds: Pitfalls and Solutions

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1503
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Sep 2015
University of Oxford, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Mediterranean University of Reggio Calabria and Bocconi University - Department of Economics
Downloads 96 (233,767)

Abstract:

regression discontinuity design, causal inference, sorting, population thresholds, institutional design

Regression Discontinuity Designs Based on Population Thresholds: Pitfalls and Solutions

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9553
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 26 Dec 2015
University of Oxford, Stockholm School of Economics, Mediterranean University of Reggio Calabria and Bocconi University - Department of Economics
Downloads 12 (513,642)

Abstract:

regression discontinuity design, difference-in-discontinuities, population thresholds

6.

Legal Ambiguity and Judicial Bias: Evidence from Electoral Corruption Trials in 19th-Century Britain

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Jul 2012
Andrew C. Eggers and Arthur Spirling
University of Oxford and Harvard University
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Open/Closed List and Party Choice: Experimental Evidence from the U.K.

APSA 2014 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Aug 2014
Jack Blumenau, Andrew C. Eggers, Dominik Hangartner and Simon Hix
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of Oxford, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Government
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On The Validity Of The Regression Discontinuity Design For Estimating Electoral Effects: New Evidence From Over 40000 Close Races

APSA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper, American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Aug 2013
University of Oxford, Columbia University, University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies, Stanford University - Department of Political Science, Stanford University and Harvard University
Downloads 40 (286,086)
Citation 4

Abstract:

elections, regression discontinuity, causal inference

9.

MPs for Sale? Returns to Office in Postwar British Politics

American Political Science Review, Vol. 103, No. 4, November 2009
Posted: 22 Mar 2011
Andrew C. Eggers and Jens Hainmueller
University of Oxford and Stanford University - Department of Political Science

Abstract:

legislatures, political connections, corruption