Publications

2019. "How Face-to-face Interviews and Cognitive Skill Affect Non-response: A Randomized Experiment Assigning Mode of Interview." Political Science Research Methods, Vol. 7 (1): 143-162. (with Lynn Vavreck). [DOI]

2018 first view. "How Issue Positions Affect Candidate Performance: Experiments Comparing Campaign Donors and the Mass Public" (with Gregory A. Huber). Political Behavior[DOI]


2018. "Ripping Yarn: Experiments on Storytelling by Partisan Elites". Political Communication, Vol. 35 (2): 220-238. [DOI]


2018. "Exploiting Donald Trump: Using Candidates' Positions to Assess Ideological Voting in the 2016 and 2008 Presidential Elections". Presidential Studies Quarterly, Vol. 48 (2): 342-356. (with Gregory A. Huber). [DOI]


2018. "Non-Governmental Campaign Communication Providing Ballot Secrecy Assurance Increases Turnout: Results from Two Large Scale Experiments". Political Science Research and Methods, Vol. 6 (3): 613-624. (with Alan S. Gerber, Gregory A. Huber, and Albert H. Fang). [DOI]


2017. "The Generalizability of Social Pressure Effects on Turnout Across High-Salience Electoral Contexts: Field Experimental Evidence from 1.96 Million Citizens in 17 States". American Politics Research, Vol. 45 (4): 533-559. (with Alan S. Gerber, Gregory A. Huber, and Albert H. Fang). [DOI]


2015. "Measurements of Cognitive Skill by Survey Mode: Marginal Differences and Scaling Similarities ". Research & Politics, Vol. 2 (2): 1-11. [DOI]


2010. "The Economy and the Dynamics of the 2008 Presidential Campaign: Evidence from the National Annenberg Study", Journal of Elections, Public Opinion, and Parties, Vol. 20 (2): 271-289. (with Richard Johnston and Emily Thorson). [DOI]


Working Papers Available Upon Request

"Local Politics or National Swing?". Currently revise and resubmit.


"Evaluations of Candidates' Non-policy Characteristics from Issue Positions: Evidence about Valence Spillover" (with Alan Gerber and Greg Huber).


2018. "Generating Support for a Hypothetical War: Presidential Cues and Justifications". [SSRN] [Replication Archive]