Research


Publications

Primary Divisions: How Voters Evaluate Policy and Group Differences in Intra-Party Contests (with Geoffrey Sheagley, Stephen Goggin, Logan Dancey, and Alex Theodoridis). Journal of Politics, Forthcoming. (Replication data; Online Appendix).

What Goes with Red and Blue? Mapping Partisan and Ideological Associations in the Minds of Voters (with Stephen Goggin and Alex Theodoridis). Political Behavior 42:4, December 2020. (Replication data; Online Appendix).

Seeing Spots: Partisanship, Negativity and the Conditional Receipt of Campaign Advertisements (with Alex Theodoridis). Political Behavior 40:4, December 2018. (Replication data; Online Appendix).

Gerrymandering Incumbency: Does Non-Partisan Redistricting Increase Electoral Competition? (with Brian T. Hamel and Aaron Goldzimer). Journal of Politics 80:3, July 2018. (Replication data; Online Appendix).

Hookworm Eradication as a Natural Experiment for Schooling and Voting in the American South Political Behavior 40:2, June 2018. (Replication data; Online Appendix).

Cause or Effect? Turnout in Hispanic Majority-Minority Districts (with Jasjeet Sekhon and Rocio Titiunik). Political Analysis 24:3, Summer 2016. (Replication data; Online Appendix).

Mediating the Electoral Connection: The Information Effects of Voter Signals on Legislative Behavior (with John Brooks). Journal of Politics 78:3, July 2016. (Replication data; Online Appendix).

Who Matches? Propensity Scores and Bias in the Causal Effects of Education on Participation (with Sara Chatfield), Journal of Politics 73:3, July 2011. (Replication data).

Contributed Chapters

Untangling the Education Effect: Moving Educational Interventions into the Experimental Frontiers (with Sara Chatfield), in Resources, Engagement, and Recruitment: New Advances in the Study of Civic Voluntarism, , Casey A. Klofstad (Ed.), Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2016.

Working Papers

Blind Guessing? Voter Competence About Partisan Messaging (under review).

A Good Partisan? Ideology, Loyalty, and Public Evaluations of Members of Congress (with Geoffrey Sheagley and Logan Dancey, under review).

The Personal Vote in a Partisan Era (with Logan Dancey and Geoffrey Sheagley, under review).

Mobilizing a Generation? The Many Behavioral Effects of the Vietnam Draft Lottery? (under review).

Inference Experiments to Measure Partisanship in Campaign Advertising (under review).

Extending the Majority: How Parties and Organized Interests Tailor Contributions to Candidates? (with Brian Hamel, Shawn Patterson, and Aaron Goldzimer).