Political Judgment Under Uncertainty: Dampening Heuristics and Biases (Appendix)

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Marc J. Hetherington

University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Political Science

Michael MacKuen

University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill

Isaac Mehlhaff

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Timothy J. Ryan

University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill

Date Written: August 13, 2020

Abstract

This document provides information on the data used for the corresponding article by Hetherington and Mehlhaff in The Monkey Cage blog, published by The Washington Post. Section 1 gives an overview of the sampling technique used to generate the panel data. Section 2 details key descriptive statistics for the cross-sectional samples as well as the panel sample. Section 3 provides wordings of relevant survey items.

Keywords: party, heuristic, polarization, COVID-19

Suggested Citation

Hetherington, Marc J. and MacKuen, Michael and Mehlhaff, Isaac and Ryan, Timothy J., Political Judgment Under Uncertainty: Dampening Heuristics and Biases (Appendix) (August 13, 2020). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3673492 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3673492

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Michael MacKuen

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Isaac Mehlhaff

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Timothy J. Ryan

University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill ( email )

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