Kenneth Benoit

London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)

Houghton Street

London, WC2A 2AE

United Kingdom

Trinity College Dublin

Professor Part-Time

3 College Green

Trinity College

Dublin, 2

Ireland

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

7

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Scholarly Papers (7)

1.

Measuring and Explaining Political Sophistication Through Textual Complexity

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 25 May 2018
Kenneth Benoit, Kevin Munger and Arthur Spirling
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), New York University (NYU) and New York University
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sophistication, text as data, political methodology, pairwise contests, crowdsourcing

2.

Party Groups and Policy Positions in the European Parliament

IIIS Discussion Paper No. 101
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Aug 2006
Gail McElroy and Kenneth Benoit
Trinity College - Department of Political Science and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Party Competition, Policy Positions, European Parliament, Expert Surveys

3.

The Most Unkindest Cuts: Government Cohesion and Economic Crisis

EPSA 2013 Annual General Conference Paper 705
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 May 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2013
Alexander Herzog and Kenneth Benoit
Clemson University, Social Analytics Institute & Big Data Systems and Analytics Lab and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Financial crisis, budgetary debates, party discipline, intra-party conflict, text analysis

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The Empirical Determinants of Manifesto Content

EPSA 2013 Annual General Conference Paper 205
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Jul 2013
Thomas Däubler and Kenneth Benoit
affiliation not provided to SSRN and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Party manifestos, Comparative Manifestos Project, policy positions, issue salience, saliency theory

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A Preview of EI and EzI: Programs for Ecological Inference

Social Science Computer Review, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 433-438, Winter, 1996
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 16 Jan 2008
Kenneth Benoit and Gary King
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Harvard University
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Mapping the Irish Policy Space: Voter and Party Spaces in Preferential

IIIS Discussion Paper No.82
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 07 Aug 2006
Kenneth Benoit and Michael Laver
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and New York University (NYU)
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Electoral Laws as Political Consequences: Explaining the Origins and Change of Electoral Institutions

Annual Review of Political Science, Vol. 10, June 2007
Posted: 21 Dec 2007
Kenneth Benoit
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)

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Duverger's law, institutional change, electoral laws, electoral systems