Elliott Ash

ETH Zürich

Assistant Professor of Law, Economics, and Data Science

Rämistrasse 101

ZUE F7

Zürich, 8092

Switzerland

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Scholarly Papers (29)

1.

The Effect of Fox News on Health Behavior During COVID-19

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 28 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2020
ETH Zürich, ETH Zürich, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Tel Aviv University and ETH Zürich
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A Research-Based Ranking of Public Policy Schools

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2020
Elliott Ash and Miguel S. Urquiola
ETH Zürich and Columbia University
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Public policy, University rankings

A Machine Learning Approach to Analyze and Support Anti-Corruption Policy

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 28 May 2020 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2021
ETH Zürich, ETH Zürich and ETH Zürich
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algorithmic decision-making, corruption policy, local public finance

A Machine Learning Approach to Analyze and Support Anti-Corruption Policy

CESifo Working Paper No. 9015
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Apr 2021
ETH Zürich, ETH Zürich and ETH Zürich
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The Effect of Fox News Channel on U.S. Elections: 2000-2020

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 May 2021 Last Revised: 16 May 2022
ETH Zürich, ETH Zürich, ETH Zürich and George Washington University - Department of Political Science
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The Making of International Tax Law: Empirical Evidence from Natural Language Processing

UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2019-02
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Feb 2020
Elliott Ash and Omri Y. Marian
ETH Zürich and University of California, Irvine School of Law
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Intergovernmental Organizations, OECD, International Tax, International Law Tax Treaties, Harmonization, Natural Language Processing

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Conservative News Media and Criminal Justice: Evidence from Exposure to Fox News Channel

Columbia Business School Research Paper
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2021
Elliott Ash and Michael Poyker
ETH Zürich and University of Nottingham, School of Economics
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Partisan Media, Judge Elections, Incarceration, Racial Bias

Visual Representation and Stereotypes in News Media

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Oct 2021 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2021
ETH Zürich, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Center for Digital Technology and Management and Bocconi University - Department of Economics
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Stereotypes, Gender, Race, Media, Computer Vision, Text Analysis

Visual Representation and Stereotypes in News Media

CESifo Working Paper No. 9686
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Apr 2022
ETH Zürich, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Center for Digital Technology and Management and Bocconi University - Department of Economics
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stereotypes, gender, race, media, computer vision, text analysis

Visual Representation and Stereotypes in News Media

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP16624
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 09 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 27 May 2022
ETH Zürich, Catalan Institution of Research and Advanced Studies (ICREA), Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Center for Digital Technology and Management and Bocconi University
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Computer Vision, gender, media, race, Stereotypes, Text Analysis

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How Cable News Reshaped Local Government

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 May 2019 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2022
Sergio Galletta and Elliott Ash
ETH Zürich and ETH Zürich
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public budget, partisan media, local governments

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Media Slant is Contagious

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 02 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2022
Philine Widmer, Sergio Galletta and Elliott Ash
University of St.Gallen, ETH Zürich and ETH Zürich
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media slant, text as data, local news markets

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Measuring Judicial Sentiment:Methods and Application to U.S. Circuit Courts

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2021
Sergio Galletta, Elliott Ash and Daniel L. Chen
ETH Zürich, ETH Zürich and Directeur de Recherche, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Toulouse School of Economics, Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse, University of Toulouse Capitole, Toulouse, France
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Case Vectors: Spatial Representations of the Law Using Document Embeddings

Law as Data, Santa Fe Institute Press, ed. M. Livermore and D. Rockmore, 2019(11)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2020
Elliott Ash and Daniel L. Chen
ETH Zürich and Directeur de Recherche, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Toulouse School of Economics, Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse, University of Toulouse Capitole, Toulouse, France
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text data, judge rankings

12.

Dimensions of Mind in Semantic Space

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2021
Elliott Ash, Dominik Stammbach and Kevin Tobia
ETH Zürich, ETH Zürich and Georgetown University Law Center
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dimensions of mind, personhood, person, mind, NLP, agency, patiency, gender

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If We Build It, Will They Legislate? Empirically Testing the Potential of the Nondelegation Doctrine to Curb Congressional “Abdication”

Cornell Law Review, Forthcoming, Penn State Law Research Paper No. 5-2022
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 01 Mar 2022 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2022
Daniel Walters and Elliott Ash
Texas A&M University School of Law and ETH Zürich
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delegation, nondelegation, administrative law, empirical legal studies, legislation

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Fiscal Pressures and Discriminatory Policing: Evidence from Traffic Stops in Missouri

Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-591, Harris, A., Ash, E., & Fagan, J. (2020). Fiscal Pressures and Discriminatory Policing: Evidence from Traffic Stops in Missouri. The Journal of Race, Ethnicity, and Politics, 1-31. doi:10.1017/rep.2020.10
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2020
Allison P. Harris, Elliott Ash and Jeffrey Fagan
Pennsylvania State University - University Park, ETH Zürich and Columbia Law School
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policing, traffic stops, discrimination, budgets, local budgets, budgetary, shortfalls, racial discrimination

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New Policing, New Segregation: From Ferguson to New York

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 106, No. 1, 25-102, 2017, Columbia Public Law Research Paper, No. 14-569
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 16 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2017
Jeffrey Fagan and Elliott Ash
Columbia Law School and ETH Zürich
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Policing, Race, Fines, Segregation

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Automated Classification of Modes of Moral Reasoning in Judicial Decisions

Computational Legal Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 29 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2018
New York University (NYU) - New York University Abu Dhabi, New York University (NYU) - New York University Abu Dhabi, ETH Zürich and Directeur de Recherche, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Toulouse School of Economics, Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse, University of Toulouse Capitole, Toulouse, France
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More Laws, More Growth? Evidence from U.S. States

BAFFI CAREFIN Centre Research Paper No. 2022-178
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 27 Apr 2022
Elliott Ash, Massimo Morelli and Matia Vannoni
ETH Zürich, Bocconi University and King's College London
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Legislative production, growth, regulatory complexity, economic uncertainty

More Laws, More Growth? Evidence from U.S. States

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP15629
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 27 May 2022
Elliott Ash, Massimo Morelli and Matia Vannoni
ETH Zürich, Bocconi University and King's College London
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Elections and Divisiveness: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 01 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2015
ETH Zürich, Bocconi University and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Posturing, Reputation, Transparency, Effort Allocation, Multi-task

Elections and Divisiveness: Theory and Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w21422
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 03 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2022
ETH Zürich, Bocconi University and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Economic Interests, Worldviews, and Identities: Theory and Evidence on Ideational Politics

HKS Working Paper No. RWP21-032, 2021
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 03 Dec 2021
Elliott Ash, Sharun Mukand and Dani Rodrik
ETH Zürich, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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Economic Interests, Worldviews and Identities: Theory and Evidence on Ideational Politics

CESifo Working Paper No. 9501
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 14 Jan 2022
Elliott Ash, Sharun Mukand and Dani Rodrik
ETH Zürich, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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economic interests, identity, narratives, ideational politics

Economic Interests, Worldviews, and Identities: Theory and Evidence on Ideational Politics

NBER Working Paper No. w29474
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 15 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2022
Elliott Ash, Sharun Mukand and Dani Rodrik
ETH Zürich, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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Economic Interests, Worldviews, and Identities: Theory and Evidence on Ideational Politics

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP16699
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 15 Nov 2021
Elliott Ash, Sharun Mukand and Dani Rodrik
ETH Zürich, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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China shock, Ideas, interests, political economy

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What Kind of Judge Is Brett Kavanaugh? A Quantitative Analysis

Cardozo Law Review de novo, 2018
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2020
Daniel L. Chen and Elliott Ash
Directeur de Recherche, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Toulouse School of Economics, Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse, University of Toulouse Capitole, Toulouse, France and ETH Zürich
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Stereotypes in High Stakes Decisions: Evidence from U.S. Circuit Courts

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 18 Feb 2021
Daniel L. Chen, Elliott Ash and Arianna Ornaghi
Directeur de Recherche, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Toulouse School of Economics, Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse, University of Toulouse Capitole, Toulouse, France, ETH Zürich and University of Warwick
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social psychology; decision making; gender

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Analysis of Vocal Implicit Bias in Scotus Decisions Through Predictive Modelling

Proceedings of Experimental Linguistics, 2018
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 09 Jan 2019
New York University (NYU), New York University (NYU), New York University (NYU), New York University (NYU), Directeur de Recherche, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Toulouse School of Economics, Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse, University of Toulouse Capitole, Toulouse, France and ETH Zürich
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Reducing Partisanship in Judicial Elections Can Improve Judge Quality: Evidence from U.S. State Supreme Courts

NBER Working Paper No. w22071
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 14 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 27 May 2022
Elliott Ash and W. Bentley MacLeod
ETH Zürich and Columbia University - Department of Economics
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Mandatory Retirement for Judges Improved Performance on U.S. State Supreme Courts

NBER Working Paper No. w28025
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 02 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2022
Elliott Ash and W. Bentley MacLeod
ETH Zürich and Columbia University
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Intrinsic Motivation in Public Service: Theory and Evidence from State Supreme Courts

NBER Working Paper No. w20664
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 10 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2022
Elliott Ash and W. Bentley MacLeod
ETH Zürich and Columbia University - Department of Economics
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Ideas Have Consequences: The Impact of Law and Economics on American Justice

NBER Working Paper No. w29788
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 28 Feb 2022 Last Revised: 23 May 2022
Elliott Ash, Daniel L. Chen and Suresh Naidu
ETH Zürich, Directeur de Recherche, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Toulouse School of Economics, Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse, University of Toulouse Capitole, Toulouse, France and Columbia University
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Divided Government, Delegation, and Civil Service Reform

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13878
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Aug 2019
Massimo Morelli, Elliott Ash and Matia Vannoni
Bocconi University, ETH Zürich and King's College London
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RELATIO: Text Semantics Capture Political and Economic Narratives

Posted: 17 Dec 2021 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2022
Elliott Ash, Germain Gauthier and Philine Widmer
ETH Zürich, Institut Polytechnique de Paris and University of St.Gallen
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narratives, memes, natural language processing

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Race-Related Research in Economics and Other Social Sciences

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP16115
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 May 2021
Arun Advani, Elliott Ash, David Cai and Imran Rasul
University of Warwick, ETH Zürich, ETH Zürich and University College London - Department of Economics
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