William R. Hobbs

Cornell University

Ithaca, NY 14853

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (6)

1.

Text Scaling for Open-Ended Survey Responses and Social Media Posts

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 30 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2019
William R. Hobbs
Cornell University
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How Sudden Censorship Can Increase Access to Information

21st Century China Center Research Paper No. 2017-02
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2018
William R. Hobbs and Margaret E. Roberts
Cornell University and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - 21st Century China Center
Downloads 195 (193,674)
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Censorship, Social Media, China, Internet, Communications, Protests, Political Activists

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Offsetting Policy Feedback Effects: Evidence from the Affordable Care Act

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 22 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2020
William R. Hobbs and Daniel J. Hopkins
Cornell University and University of Pennsylvania
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public opinion, policy feedback effects, Affordable Care Act, health insurance, causal inference

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Widowhood Effects in Voter Participation

American Journal of Political Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2019
William R. Hobbs, Nicholas A. Christakis and James H. Fowler
Cornell University, Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy and UC San Diego Division of Social Sciences
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turnout, political participation, social isolation, mobilization, spouse, death, loss, widowhood effect, causal inference

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Crisis is a Gateway to Censored Information: The Case of Coronavirus in China

21st Century China Center Research Paper Series, Paper No. 2021-01
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2021
University of California, San Diego (UCSD), Cornell University, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - 21st Century China Center and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
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China, Media, Censorship, Coronavirus

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Embedded Interests and the Managerial Local State: Methanol Fuel-Switching in China

Journal of Contemporary China, Volume 22, No. 80, 204-218.
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 27 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2014
Genia Kostka and William R. Hobbs
Freie Universit├Ąt, Berlin and Cornell University
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China, local state, policy implementation, energy policy, governance, alternative fuel