Donald P. Green

Columbia University

J.W. Burgess Professor of Political Science

7th Floor, International Affairs Bldg.

420 W. 118th Street

New York, NY 10027

United States

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Scholarly Papers (53)

Place Based Interventions at Scale: The Direct and Spillover Effects of Policing and City Services on Crime

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 12 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2019
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Columbia University, CAF Development Bank of Latin America and Universidad EAFIT
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Crime, Violence, Police, Public Services, State Building, Spillovers, Field Experiment

Place-Based Interventions at Scale: The Direct and Spillover Effects of Policing and City Services on Crime

NBER Working Paper No. w23941
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 16 Oct 2017
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Columbia University, CAF Development Bank of Latin America and Universidad EAFIT
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The Contact Hypothesis Re-evaluated

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 May 2017 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2018
Elizabeth Levy Paluck, Seth Green and Donald P. Green
Princeton University Department of Psychology, Code Ocean and Columbia University
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Computational Reproducibility, Contact Hypothesis, Economics, Intergroup Contact, Meta-Analysis, Psychology, Reproducibility, Political Science, Prejudice, Prejudice Reduction

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Enough Already About 'Black Box' Experiments: Studying Mediation is More Difficult than Most Scholars Suppose

Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, Vol. 628, pp. 200-08, March 2010
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 21 May 2010
Donald P. Green, Shang E. Ha and John G. Bullock
Columbia University, Brooklyn College - CUNY and Northwestern University - Department of Political Science
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Mediation, Experiments, Causal Inference, Indirect Effects

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Analyzing Experimental Data Using Regression: When is Bias a Practical Concern?

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 21 May 2011
Donald P. Green and Peter M. Aronow
Columbia University and Yale University - Department of Political Science
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regression analysis, David Freedman, experiments, statistical analysis

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Using Random Judge Assignments to Estimate the Effects of Incarceration and Probation on Recidivism Among Drug Offenders

Criminology, May 2010
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2010
Donald P. Green and Daniel Winik
Columbia University and Yale University - Law School
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Recidivism, sentencing, specific deterrence, drug crime, natural experiments

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Yes, But What's the Mechanism? (Don't Expect an Easy Answer)

Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, Vol. 98, pp. 550-58, April 2010
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2010
John G. Bullock, Donald P. Green and Shang E. Ha
Northwestern University - Department of Political Science, Columbia University and Brooklyn College - CUNY
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Mediation, Experiments, Causal Inference, Indirect Effects

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Do Community-Based Voter Mobilization Campaigns Work Even in Battleground States? Evaluating the Effectiveness of MoveOn's 2004 Outreach Campaign

Quarterly Journal of Political Science, Vol. 3, pp. 63-82, 2008
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2009
Joel A. Middleton and Donald P. Green
New York University (NYU) - The Steinhardt School and Columbia University
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GOTV, randomization, voter turnout, voter mobilization, US elections, MoveOn

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The Effects of Election Festivals on Voter Turnout: A Field Experiment Conducted During a Presidential Election

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 17 Jul 2017
Donald P. Green and Oliver A. McClellan
Columbia University and Columbia University - Department of Political Science, Students
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voter turnout

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A Digital Field Experiment Reveals Large Effects of Friend-to-Friend Texting on Voter Turnout

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Oct 2020
Columbia University, Columbia University, Columbia University, Columbia University, PredictWise, JDM Design, Columbia University and Columbia University
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get-out-the-vote, friend-to-friend, field experiments, non-compliance

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The Underprovision of Experiments in Political Science

Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, Vol. 589, pp. 94-112, 2003
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2009
Donald P. Green and Alan Gerber
Columbia University and Yale University - Department of Political Science
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Field experiments, randomization, research methods, political behavior

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Combining Double Sampling and Bounds to Address Non-Ignorable Missing Outcomes in Randomized Experiments

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2016
Independent, Yale University - Department of Political Science, Columbia University and Florida State University - Department of Political Science
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causal inference, experiments, missing data, bounds, ignorability

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Adaptive Experimental Design: Prospects and Applications in Political Science

Number of pages: 90 Posted: 05 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2020
Molly Offer-Westort, Alexander Coppock and Donald P. Green
Stanford University, Graduate School of Business, Independent and Columbia University
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Statistical Analysis of Results from Laboratory Studies in Experimental Economics: A Critique of Current Practice

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Nov 2012
Donald P. Green and Andrej Tusicisny
Columbia University and Columbia University - Department of Political Science
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Experimental Economics, Laboratory Experiments, Causal Inference, Average Treatment Effect

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Habit-Formation and Political Behaviour: Evidence of Consuetude in Voter Turnout

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 Nov 2003
Donald P. Green and Ron Shachar
Columbia University and Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah - Adelson School of Entrepreneuship
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On Evidence-Based Political Science

Daedalus, Vol. 134, No. 3, pp. 96-100, 2005
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2009
Donald P. Green
Columbia University
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Evidence-Based, Methodology, Field Experiments, Experiments, Randomization

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Election Festivals and Voter Turnout: An Overview of Recent Research

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 01 Apr 2020
Donald P. Green and Oliver A. McClellan
Columbia University and Columbia University - Department of Political Science, Students
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voter turnout

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The Effects of Election Day Festivals and Early Voting Center Festivals on Voter Turnout: A Field Experiment Conducted During the 2018 Midterm Election

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Mar 2020
Donald P. Green and Oliver A. McClellan
Columbia University and Columbia University - Department of Political Science, Students
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Voter Turnout

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The Effects of Election Festivals on Voter Turnout: A Field Experiment Conducted During the 2017 General Election

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 31 Mar 2020
Donald P. Green and Oliver A. McClellan
Columbia University and Columbia University - Department of Political Science, Students
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voter turnout

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Testing the Persuasive Effects of Digital Media: A Cluster Randomized Field Experiment

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 10 Mar 2020
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Columbia University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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field experiment, digital advertising, persuasion

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Can Video Advertisements Change Partisanship? Results from Panel Survey Experiments

Number of pages: 83 Posted: 07 May 2021
Alexander Coppock, Donald P. Green and Ethan Porter
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Columbia University and George Washington University
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partisanship, survey experiments

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Prejudice Reduction: Progress and Challenges

Annual Review of Psychology, Vol. 72, pp. 533-560, 2021, Vol. 72, pp. 533-560
Posted: 05 Feb 2021
Princeton University Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton University and Columbia University

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Field Experimentation and the Study of Law and Policy

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 10, pp. 53-72, 2014
Posted: 05 Nov 2014
Donald P. Green and Dane Thorley
Columbia University and Columbia University Political Science

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A Cautionary Note on the Use of Matching to Estimate Causal Effects: An Empirical Example Comparing Matching Estimates to an Experimental Benchmark

Sociological Methods & Research, Vol. 39, No. 2, pp. 256-282, 2010
Posted: 07 Jan 2011
Kevin Arceneaux, Alan Gerber and Donald P. Green
Temple University - Department of Political Science, Yale University - Department of Political Science and Columbia University

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Causal inference, Matching, Voter mobilization, Bias

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Baseline, Placebo, and Treatment: Efficient Estimation for Three-Group Experiments

Political Analysis, Vol. 18, No. 3, pp. 297-315, 2010
Posted: 05 Jan 2011
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Columbia University, Yale School of Management and Florida State University - Department of Political Science

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Field Experiment, Three-Group Design, Voter Turnout

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An Experiment Testing the Relative Effectiveness of Encouraging Voter Participation by Inducing Feelings of Pride or Shame

Political Behavior, Vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 409-422, 2010
Posted: 05 Jan 2011
Alan Gerber, Donald P. Green and Christopher W. Larimer
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Columbia University and University of Northern Iowa

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Field Experiment, Voter Turnout, Social Pressure

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The Enduring Effects of Social Pressure: Tracking Campaign Experiments Over a Series of Elections

Political Behavior, Vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 423-430, 2010
Posted: 05 Jan 2011
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Yale University - Department of Political Science, Columbia University, University of Northern Iowa, University of Miami and Fordham University

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Field Experiment, Social Pressure, Voter Turnout

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Using Experiments to Estimate the Effects of Education on Voter Turnout

American Journal of Political Science, Vol. 54, No. 1, pp. 174-189, January 2010
Posted: 27 Jan 2010
Rachel Sondheimer and Donald P. Green
United States Military Academy and Columbia University

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Voter turnout, education, randomized social experiment

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Deference, Dissent and Dispute Resolution: An Experimental Intervention Using Mass Media to Change Norms and Behavior in Rwanda

American Political Science Review, Vol. 103, pp. 622-644, 2009
Posted: 26 Jan 2010
Donald P. Green and Elizabeth Levy Paluck
Columbia University and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Field experiment, Conflict, Genocide, Social Norms, Dissent, Rwanda

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Testing the Accuracy of Regression Discontinuity Analysis Using Experimental Benchmarks

Political Analysis, Vol. 17, Issue 4, pp. 400-417, 2009
Posted: 09 Oct 2009
Columbia University, Analyst Institute, Florida State University - Department of Political Science, Yale University - Department of Political Science and University of Northern Iowa

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Field Experiments on Political Behavior and Collective Action

Annual Review of Political Science, Vol. 12, June 2009
Posted: 08 Aug 2009
Eline A. de Rooij, Donald P. Green and Alan Gerber
University of Oxford, Columbia University and Yale University - Department of Political Science

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collective action, randomized trials, voter mobilization

Field Experiments on Political Behavior and Collective Action

Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Eline A. de Rooij, Donald P. Green and Alan Gerber
University of Oxford, Columbia University and Yale University - Department of Political Science

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Voting May Be Habit-Forming: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment

American Journal of Political Science, Vol. 47, No. 3, pp. 540-550, 2003
Posted: 21 Jan 2009
Alan Gerber, Donald P. Green and Ron Shachar
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Columbia University and Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah - Adelson School of Entrepreneuship

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Field experiment, Randomization, Voting turnout, Voting mobilization, Elections

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Noncoercive Mobilization in State-Controlled Elections: An Experimental Study in Beijing

Comparative Political Studies, Vol. 39, No. 10, pp. 1175-1193, 2006
Posted: 16 Jan 2009
Mei Guan and Donald P. Green
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Columbia University

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Field Experiments, Randomization, GOTV, Chinese Politics, Voter Mobilization

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Mobilizing African-American Voters Using Direct Mail and Commercial Phone Banks: A Field Experiment

Political Research Quarterly, Vol. 57, No. 2, pp. 245-255, 2004
Posted: 14 Jan 2009
Donald P. Green
Columbia University

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Field Experiment, Randomization, Elections, GOTV, Voter Turnout, Voter Mobilization

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Does Publicizing a Tax Credit for Political Contributions Increase Its Use?: Results from a Randomized Field Experiment

American Politics Research, Vol. 34, No. 5, pp. 563-582, 2006
Posted: 14 Jan 2009
Robert G. Boatright, Donald P. Green and Michael J. Malbin
Clark University, Columbia University and University at Albany (SUNY)

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Field Experiment, Randomization, Campaign finance, Elections, Election reform, Contribution tax

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Personal Income and Attitudes Toward Redistribution: A Study of Lottery Winners

Political Psychology, Vol. 27, No. 3, pp. 441-458, 2006
Posted: 13 Jan 2009
Daniel Doherty, Alan Gerber and Donald P. Green
Independent, Yale University - Department of Political Science and Columbia University

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Income, Econommic Self-Interest, Political Attitudes, Randomization

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Putting the Party Back into Politics: An Experiment Testing Whether Election Day Festivals Increase Voter Turnout

PS: Political Science & Politics, Vol. 40, No. 4, pp. 721-727, 2007
Posted: 13 Jan 2009
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Columbia University and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Field Experiments, Randomization, GOTV, Voter Turnout, Voter Mobilization

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Comparing Experimental and Matching Methods Using a Large-Scale Voter Mobilization Experiment

Political Analysis, Vol. 14, pp. 37-62, 2006
Posted: 10 Jan 2009
Kevin Arceneaux, Alan Gerber and Donald P. Green
Temple University - Department of Political Science, Yale University - Department of Political Science and Columbia University

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Field Experiments, Randomization, Matching, Methodology, GOTV, Voter mobilization, Voter Turnout

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Recent Advances in the Science of Voter Mobilization

ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, Vol. 601, pp. 6-9, 2005
Posted: 08 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2009
Donald P. Green and Alan Gerber
Columbia University and Yale University - Department of Political Science

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Field Experiment, randomization, methodology, GOTV

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The Growth and Development of Experimental Research in Political Science

American Political Science Review, Vol. 100, No. 4, pp. 627-635, 2006
Posted: 08 Jan 2009
Northwestern University - Department of Political Science, Columbia University, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Political Science and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science

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Experiments, Field Experiments, Randomization, Methodology

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Correction to Gerber and Green (2000), Replication of Disputed Findings, and Reply to Imai (2005)

American Political Science Review, Vol. 99, No. 2, pp. 301-313, 2005
Posted: 04 Jan 2009
Alan Gerber and Donald P. Green
Yale University - Department of Political Science and Columbia University

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field experiments, randomization, GOTV, voter mobilization, voter turnout, methodology

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Do Phone Calls Increase Voter Turnout? An Update

Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, Vol. 601, pp. 142-154, 2005
Posted: 04 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2009
Alan Gerber and Donald P. Green
Yale University - Department of Political Science and Columbia University

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Field Experiment, Randomization, GOTV, Voter Mobilization, Voter Turnout

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Response to Franz, Freedman, Goldstein, and Ridout

Journal of Politics, Vol. 70, No. 1, pp. 269-271, 2008
Posted: 04 Jan 2009
Jonathan S. Krasno and Donald P. Green
Binghamton University and Columbia University

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Field Experiment, Natural Experiment, Randomization, GOTV, Voter Turnout, Television Ads

Analysis of Cluster-Randomized Experiments: A Comparison of Alternative Estimation Approaches

Political Analysis, Vol. 16, pp. 138-152, 2008
Posted: 22 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2009
Donald P. Green and Lynn Vavreck
Columbia University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Political Science

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GOTV, field experiment, randomization, voter turnout, voter mobilization, US elections, Rock the Vote, methodology, estimation techniques

Analysis of Cluster-Randomized Experiments: A Comparison of Alternative Estimation Approaches

Political Analysis, Vol. 16, Issue 2, pp. 138-152, 2008
Posted: 18 Aug 2009
Donald P. Green and Lynn Vavreck
Columbia University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Political Science

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Getting Out the Vote in Local Elections: Results from Six Door-to-Door Canvassing Experiments

The Journal of Politics, Vol. 65, No. 4, pp. 1083-1096, 2003
Posted: 22 Dec 2008
Donald P. Green, Alan Gerber and David Nickerson
Columbia University, Yale University - Department of Political Science and University of Notre Dame

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GOTV, field experiment, randomization, voter turnout, voter mobilization, local elections

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Partisan Mail and Voter Turnout: Results From Randomized Field Experiments

Electoral Studies, Vol. 22, pp. 563-579, 2003
Posted: 19 Dec 2008
Alan Gerber, Donald P. Green and Matthew Green
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Columbia University and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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GOTV, field experiment, randomization, voter mobilization, voter turnout, direct mail, US elections

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Testing for Publication Bias in Political Science

Political Analysis, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 385-392, 2001
Posted: 19 Dec 2008
Alan Gerber, Donald P. Green and David Nickerson
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Columbia University and University of Notre Dame

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Publication bias, methodology, statistical significance, effect size, voter mobilization, field experiment

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The Downstream Benefits of Experimentation

Political Analysis, Vol. 10, No. 4, pp. 394-402, 2002
Posted: 18 Dec 2008
Donald P. Green and Alan Gerber
Columbia University and Yale University - Department of Political Science

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field experiments, randomization, downstream analysis, indirect effects, methodology

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Do Phone Calls Increase Voter Turnout? A Field Experiment

Public Opinion Quarterly, Vol. 65, pp. 75-85, 2001
Posted: 18 Dec 2008
Alan Gerber and Donald P. Green
Yale University - Department of Political Science and Columbia University

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GOTV, field experiment, randomization, voter turnout, voter mobilization, phone calls

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Do Televised Presidential Ads Increase Voter Turnout? Evidence from a Natural Experiment

The Journal of Politics, Vol. 70, No. 1, pp. 245-261, 2008
Posted: 18 Dec 2008
Jonathan S. Krasno and Donald P. Green
Binghamton University and Columbia University

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GOTV, natural experiment, randomization, US elections, television ads

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Field Experiments Testing the Impact of Radio Advertisements on Electoral Competition

American Journal of Political Science, Vol. 52, No. 1, pp. 156-168, 2008
Posted: 11 Dec 2008
Costas Panagopoulos and Donald P. Green
Fordham University and Columbia University

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field experiment, randomization, election campaigns, radio advertising, campaign spending

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The Effects of Canvassing, Telephone Calls, and Direct Mail on Voter Turnout: A Field Experiment

American Political Science Review, Vol. 94, No. 3, pp.653-663, 2000
Posted: 11 Dec 2008
Alan Gerber and Donald P. Green
Yale University - Department of Political Science and Columbia University

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GOTV, field experiment, randomization, voter mobilization, voter turnout

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The Effect of a Nonpartisan Get-Out-the-Vote Drive: An Experimental Study of Leafletting

Journal of Politics, Vol. 62, No. 3, pp.846-857, 2000
Posted: 11 Dec 2008
Alan Gerber and Donald P. Green
Yale University - Department of Political Science and Columbia University

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GOTV, field experiment, randomization, voter mobilization, voter turnout

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Social Pressure and Voter Turnout: Evidence from a Large-Scale Field Experiment

American Political Science Review, Vol. 102, No. 1, pp. 33-48, 2008
Posted: 11 Dec 2008
Alan Gerber, Donald P. Green and Christopher W. Larimer
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Columbia University and University of Northern Iowa

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GOTV, field experiment, randomization, voter turnout, voter mobilization, social pressure