Konstantinos Matakos

King's College London, Dept. of Political Economy

Lecturer (Assistant professor)

Strand Campus

London, WC2R 2LS

United Kingdom

http://https://sites.google.com/site/kostasmatakos/

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Does Exposure to the Refugee Crisis Make Natives More Hostile?

Stanford-Zurich Immigration Policy Lab Working Paper No. 17-02
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2019
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Department of Politics and IR, University of Oxford, ETH Zurich - Department of Humanities, Social and Political Sciences, King's College London, Dept. of Political Economy and University of Cyprus
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Electoral Rule Disproportionality and Platform Polarization

EPSA 2013 Annual General Conference Paper 809
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 May 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2013
Konstantinos Matakos, Orestis Troumpounis and Dimitrios Xefteris
King's College London, Dept. of Political Economy, Università di Padova and University of Cyprus
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proportional representation, disproportional electoral systems, polarization, policy-motivated parties, number of parties, Duvergerian predictions

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Economic Insecurity and Political Stability: A Case for Growth-Targeting Systemic Vote

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2017
Konstantinos Matakos and Dimitrios Xefteris
King's College London, Dept. of Political Economy and University of Cyprus
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systemic parties, political stability, unemployment, economic voting, growth

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Citizens or Clients? Evidence on Opportunistic Voting from a Natural Experiment in Greece

APSA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper, American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Aug 2013
Konstantinos Matakos and Dimitrios Xefteris
King's College London, Dept. of Political Economy and University of Cyprus
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Greek elections, electoral fragmentation, government spending, machine parties, natural experiment, rent-seeking voters, clientelism, protest voting, trust.

Exploiting the 'Bare Necessities': Unemployment, Redistribution and Party-System Fragmentation

APSA 2012 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 08 Aug 2013
Konstantinos Matakos and Dimitrios Xefteris
King's College London, Dept. of Political Economy and University of Cyprus
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electoral fragmentation, unemployment, redistributive politics, taxation, public spending, economic voting, instrumental variables, institutional constraints

Exploiting the 'Bare Necessities': Unemployment, Redistribution and Party-System Fragmentation

APSA 2012 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 13 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2012
Konstantinos Matakos and Dimitrios Xefteris
King's College London, Dept. of Political Economy and University of Cyprus
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electoral fragmentation, unemployment, redistributive politics, taxation, public spending, economic voting, instrumental variables, institutional constraints

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Divide and Rule: Redistribution in a Model with Differentiated Candidates

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2016
Konstantinos Matakos and Dimitrios Xefteris
King's College London, Dept. of Political Economy and University of Cyprus
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redistributive politics, inequality, taxation, differentiated candidates, within-group homogeneity, identity.

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When Extremes Meet: Redistribution in a Multiparty Model with Differentiated Parties

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Aug 2015
Konstantinos Matakos and Dimitrios Xefteris
King's College London, Dept. of Political Economy and University of Cyprus
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redistributive politics, taxation, differentiated candidates, policy motives, social polarization, multi-party elections

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Electoral Rules, Strategic Entry and Polarization

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Jan 2019
King's College London - Department of Political Economy, King's College London, Dept. of Political Economy, Università di Padova and University of Cyprus
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electoral systems; proportional representation; disproportionality; strategic entry; polarization; laboratory experiment

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Electoral Institutions and Intraparty Cohesion

VATT Institute for Economic Research Working Papers 109
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Aug 2018
King's College London, Dept. of Political Economy, King's College London, Università di Padova, VATT Institute for Economic Research and University of Cyprus
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electoral systems, ideological heterogeneity, party cohesion, policymotivated parties, proportional representation, regression discontinuity design

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Strategic Electoral Rule Choice Under Uncertainty

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Dec 2014
Konstantinos Matakos and Dimitrios Xefteris
King's College London, Dept. of Political Economy and University of Cyprus
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electoral rules, disproportionality, seat premium, single-party government, uncertainty, strategic coordination

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Exploiting the Bare Necessities: Unemployment, Redistribution and Party-System Fragmentation

APSA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper, American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 08 Aug 2013
Konstantinos Matakos and Dimitrios Xefteris
King's College London, Dept. of Political Economy and University of Cyprus
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electoral fragmentation, unemployment, redistributive politics, taxation, public spending, economic voting, instrumental variables, institutional constraints

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Electoral Spillovers in an Intertwined World: Brexit Effects on the 2016 Spanish Vote

University of Cyprus Working Papers in Economics No. 03-2018
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 05 Mar 2018
Agelos Delis, Konstantinos Matakos and Dimitrios Xefteris
Aston University - Aston Business School, King's College London, Dept. of Political Economy and University of Cyprus
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Brexit, Spanish Elections, Electoral Spillovers, Natural Experiment, Uncertainty, Anti-Systemic Parties

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'Take Back Control?' The Effects of Supranational Integration on Party-System Polarization

Konstantinidis, Nikitas, Konstantinos Matakos, and Hande Mutlu-Eren. 'Take Back Control?' The Effects of Supranational Integration on Party-System Polarization. Review of International Organizations, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 30 Apr 2019
Nikitas Konstantinidis, Konstantinos Matakos and Hande Mutlu-Eren
IE University, School of International Relations, King's College London, Dept. of Political Economy and Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA)
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party-system polarization, extremism, output legitimacy, input legitimacy, European integration, economic globalization, supranational policy constraints, synthetic control method

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'Dragon Boating' Alone? Community Ties and Systemic Income Shocks

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Dec 2018
Konstantinos Matakos, Dimitrios Minos, Ari Perdana and Elizabeth Radin
King's College London, Dept. of Political Economy, King's College London, DPE, Asian Development Bank and Columbia University - Mailman School of Public Health
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Social Capital, Household Welfare, Economic Crisis, Participatory Development, Indonesia