Agency Problems in Political Campaigns

Agency Problems in Political Campaigns: Media Buying and Consulting by Gregory J. Martin, Emory University and Zachary Peskowitz, Emory University Political consultants play a major role in U.S. elections. Consultants make important choices on how to allocate […]

Annual Conference

Participate in the APSA Diversity and Inclusion Hackathon

Want to promote diversity and inclusion in political science? Sign up for the APSA 2018 Hackathon! Co-chaired by Mala Htun (UNM) and Alvin Tillery (Northwestern), hackathon participants will build partnerships to address key challenges facing […]

Minority Fellowship Program

Meet the Spring 2018 APSA Minority Fellowship Program Cohort

The Minority Fellows Program (MFP) is a fellowship competition for individuals from underrepresented backgrounds applying to or in the early stages of doctoral programs in political science. The MFP was established in 1969 to increase […]


The Deliberative Sublime

The Deliberative Sublime: Edmund Burke on Disruptive Speech and Imaginative Judgment by Rob Goodman, Columbia University Is there a case to be made for the value, amidst relatively settled institutions, of unsettling speech—speech characterized by excess, […]


Reading Between the Lines

Reading Between the Lines: Prediction of Political Violence Using Newspaper Text by Hannes Mueller, Institut d’Analisi Economica and Christopher Rauh, University of Montreal This article provides a new methodology to predict armed conflict by using newspaper text. […]