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Trickle-Up Political Socialization

Trickle-Up Political Socialization: The Causal Effect on Turnout of Parenting a Newly Enfranchised Voter by Jens Olav Dahlgaard, Copenhagen Business School New evidence from Danish administrative data shows that children affect their parents’ political behavior. The […]

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The Politics of International Oversight

The Politics of International Oversight: Strategic Monitoring and Legal Compliance in the European Union by Joshua C. Fjelstul, Emory University and Clifford J. Carrubba, Emory University States often violate international agreements, both accidentally and intentionally. To process […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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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. […]

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Can Social Contact Reduce Prejudice and Discrimination?

Can Social Contact Reduce Prejudice and Discrimination? Evidence from a Field Experiment in Nigeria by Alexandra Scacco, WZB Berlin Social Science Center and Shana S. Warren, New York University Can positive social contact between members of antagonistic […]

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Policy Preferences and Policy Change

Policy Preferences and Policy Change: Dynamic Responsiveness in the American States, 1936–2014 by Devin Caughey, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Christopher Warshaw, George Washington University What drives policy change in the American states? The full answer is […]