Michael M. Bechtel

Washington University in St. Louis

Campus Box 1063

One Brookings Drive

Saint Louis, MO 63130-4899

United States

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

Policy Design and Domestic Support for International Bailouts

European Journal of Political Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2017
Michael M. Bechtel, Jens Hainmueller and Yotam Margalit
Washington University in St. Louis, Stanford University - Department of Political Science and Tel Aviv University - Department of Political Science
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bailouts, Eurozone, public opinion, conjoint analysis

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Preferences for International Redistribution: The Divide Over the Eurozone Bailouts

American Journal of Political Science (Forthcoming), MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2012-5
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2013
Michael M. Bechtel, Jens Hainmueller and Yotam Margalit
Washington University in St. Louis, Stanford University - Department of Political Science and Tel Aviv University - Department of Political Science
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EU, bailouts, public opinion, political behaviour, redistribution

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The Ideological Basis of the Grexit Debate

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 16-9
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 16 Jan 2016
Kirk Bansak, Michael M. Bechtel, Jens Hainmueller and Yotam Margalit
Stanford University, Department of Political Science, Students, Washington University in St. Louis, Stanford University - Department of Political Science and Tel Aviv University - Department of Political Science
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Grexit, bailouts, financial crisis, European Union, redistribution, public opinion

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Compulsory Voting, Habit Formation, and Political Participation

Review of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2017
Michael M. Bechtel, Dominik Hangartner and Lukas Schmid
Washington University in St. Louis, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and University of Lucerne
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Habit Formation, Compulsory Voting, Turnout, Political Participation, Social Norms

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Reality Bites: The Limits of Framing Effects for Salient and Contested Policy Issues

Political Science Research and Methods (2014, Forthcoming), Formerly: MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2012-3
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2014
Washington University in St. Louis, Stanford University - Department of Political Science, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and University of Bamberg
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democracy, referenda, framing, campains, elections, direct democracy, immigration

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What Is Litigation in the World Trade Organization Worth?

International Organization, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2015
Michael M. Bechtel and Thomas Sattler
Washington University in St. Louis and University of Geneva - Department of Political Science and International Relations
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International institutions, trade disputes, trade barriers, WTO, positive externalities

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Does Compulsory Voting Increase Support for Leftist Policy?

American Journal of Political Science (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2015
Michael M. Bechtel, Dominik Hangartner and Lukas Schmid
Washington University in St. Louis, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and University of Lucerne
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Voting, Turnout, Public Policy, Mobilization, Elections, Referendums, Direct Democracy, Social Policy

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The Green Side of Protectionism: Environmental Concerns and Three Facets of Trade Policy Preferences

Review of International Political Economy (2012), Vol. 19 (5), 837-866
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2014
Michael M. Bechtel, Thomas Bernauer and Reto Meyer
Washington University in St. Louis, ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich
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International trade, trade policy preferences, environment, protectionism, environmental attitudes, individual data

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All Policies are Glocal: International Enviromental Policymaking with Strategic Subnational Governments

British Journal of Political Science (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2013
Michael M. Bechtel and Johannes Urpelainen
Washington University in St. Louis and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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International agreements, international negotiations, environmental policy, climate policy, subnational policymaking,

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How Lasting is Voter Gratitude? An Analysis of the Short- and Long-Term Electoral Returns to Beneficial Policy

American Journal of Political Science, Vol. 55, pp. 852–868
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2011
Michael M. Bechtel and Jens Hainmueller
Washington University in St. Louis and Stanford University - Department of Political Science
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Partisan Politics and Stock Market Performance: The Effect of Expected Government Partisanship on Stock Returns in the 2002 German Federal Election

Public Choice, Vol. 135, No. 3-4, pp. 131-150
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 28 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 29 May 2013
Roland Füss and Michael M. Bechtel
University of St. Gallen - School of Finance and Washington University in St. Louis
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Government partisanship, stock market performance, elections, GARCH modeling, political information, price formation

12.

Who Cooperates? Reciprocity and the Causal Effect of Expected Cooperation in Representative Samples

Journal of Experimental Political Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2017
Michael M. Bechtel and Kenneth Scheve
Washington University in St. Louis and Stanford University
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public goods, cooperation, reciprocity, social dilemmas, respresentative samples, survey experiments, causal effects

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Interests, Norms and Support for the Provision of Global Public Goods: The Case of Climate Cooperation

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 20 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2017
Michael M. Bechtel, Federica Genovese and Kenneth Scheve
Washington University in St. Louis, University of Essex and Stanford University
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climate cooperation, public opinion, environmental politics, international relations, norms, interests, experiments

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Capitalizing on Partisan Politics? The Political Economy of Sector-Specific Redistribution in Germany

Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Vol. 42, No. 2-3, pp. 203-235, 2010
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 29 May 2013
Michael M. Bechtel and Roland Füss
Washington University in St. Louis and University of St. Gallen - School of Finance
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Government partisanship, stock market performance, industrial sectors, German federal elections, GARCH modeling, redistribution

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Reforms and Redistribution: Disentangling the Egoistic and Sociotropic Origins of Voter Preferences

Public Opinion Quarterly
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 04 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2019
Michael M. Bechtel and Roman Liesch
Washington University in St. Louis and University of St. Gallen
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Redistribution, Economic Policy, Individual Preferences, Self-Interest, Sociotropic Concerns, Altruism, Reforms, Survey Experiment, Conjoint Design

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Changing Economic Openness for Environmental Policy Convergence: When Can Bilateral Trade Agreements Induce Convergence of Environmental Regulation?

International Studies Quarterly, Vol. 53, No. 4, pp. 931-953, 2009
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2011
Michael M. Bechtel and Jale Tosun
Washington University in St. Louis and University of Konstanz - Department of Politics and Management
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Trade agreements, policy convergence, regulation

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How Do Voters Judge Policy Responses to Natural Disasters?

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2019
Michael M. Bechtel and Massimo Mannino
Washington University in St. Louis and University of St. Gallen
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Retrospective Voting, Voter Competence, Fairness, Distributive Politics, Public Opinion, Conjoint Analysis, Disaster Relief

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Not Always Second Order: Subnational Elections, National-Level Vote Intentions, and Volatility Spillovers in a Multilevel Electoral System

Electoral Studies, Vol. 31, No. 1, pp. 170-183
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2012
Michael M. Bechtel
Washington University in St. Louis
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elections, multilevel systems, vote intentions, volatility spillovers

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The Political Sources of Systematic Investment Risk: Lessons from a Consensus Democracy

Journal of Politics, Vol. 71, No. 2, pp. 661-677
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 May 2011 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2012
Michael M. Bechtel
Washington University in St. Louis
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Political economy, stock market, politics, financial risk

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When Investors Enjoy Less Policy Risk: Divided Government, Economic Policy Change, and Stock Market Volatility in Germany, 1970-2005

Swiss Political Science Review, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 287-314
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 29 May 2013
Michael M. Bechtel and Roland Füss
Washington University in St. Louis and University of St. Gallen - School of Finance
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Divided Government, Economic Policy, Financial Risk, Volatility, Stock Markets

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Eliciting Substance from 'Hot Air': Financial Market Responses to EU Summit Decisions on European Defense

International Organization, Vol. 64, No. 2, pp. 199-223, 2010
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2012
Michael M. Bechtel and Gerald Schneider
Washington University in St. Louis and University of Konstanz
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European Union, International Institutions, Stock Markets, Defense Sector, European Security and Defense Policy

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Forecasting European Union Politics: Out-of-Sample Forecasts in Political Time Series Analysis

European Union Politics, Vol. 11, No. 2, pp. 309-327, 2010
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 01 May 2011
Michael M. Bechtel and Dirk Leuffen
Washington University in St. Louis and University of Konstanz
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Measuring Time Preferences in Large Surveys

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 02 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2019
Michael M. Bechtel, Amalie Sofie Jensen and Kenneth Scheve
Washington University in St. Louis, University of Copenhagen, Department of Economics, Students and Stanford University
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Mass Surveys, Time Preferences, Discounting, Patience, Public Opinion, Long-term Policy, Climate Action, Convex Time Budgets, Experiments, Representative Samples

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What Determines Climate Policy Preferences If Reducing Greenhouse-Gas Emissions Is A Global Public Good?

Number of pages: 47
Michael M. Bechtel, Kenneth Scheve and Elisabeth van Lieshout
Washington University in St. Louis, Stanford University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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climate policy, global public goods, international cooperation, public opinion, climate action, surveys, experiments, multi-country study, long-term policy, dynamic public goods

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Electoral Reforms and the Representativeness of Turnout

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
Michael M. Bechtel and Lukas Schmid
Washington University in St. Louis and University of Lucerne
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Turnout, Political Participation, Referendums, Elections, Postal Voting, Democracy, Public Policy

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Mass Support for Climate Cooperation Depends on Institutional Design

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS) August 20, 2013 110 (34) 13763-13768; DOI/10.1073/pnas.1306374110
Posted: 02 Oct 2019
Michael M. Bechtel and Kenneth Scheve
Washington University in St. Louis and Stanford University

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international institutions, environmental cooperation, global warming, international relations, public opinion

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Foreign Policy Interests and International Disaster Assistance

Number of pages: 29
Michael M. Bechtel and Jeffrey Ziegler
Washington University in St. Louis and Washington University in Saint Louis, College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Political Science, Students
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