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Projects

About Our Projects

On this page you will find a list of projects ISPS faculty are working on. We update the status of each project prediodically.

When possible, completed Projects are linked to Publications and Data via the ISPS KnowledgeBase.

Title Author(s) Discipline Datesort descending

Legislators' Response to Info Request About Immigration/Signaling Ethnicity

Dan Butler, Chris Karpowitz, Jeremy Pope Political Science Wednesday, October 1, 2008

Poll Results and Public Responsiveness

Dan Butler, David Nickerson Political Science Wednesday, October 1, 2008

Candidate Support in Newspaper Letters to Editor

Dan Butler Political Science Wednesday, October 1, 2008

Right Question Project

Don Green, Shang Ha Political Science Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Asian American Campaigns

David Nickerson, Shang Ha Political Science Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Follow-Up Calls

Don Green, Alan Gerber Political Science Sunday, October 26, 2008

Effect of Battleground Status on Turnout

Alan Gerber, Greg Huber, David Doherty, Conor Dowling Political Science Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Publication Bias in the Literatures on Negative Ads and Economic Voting

Alan Gerber, David Doherty, Conor Dowling Political Science Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Envy, Altruism, and the International Distribution of Trade Protection

Xiaobo Lu, Ken Scheve, Matthew Slaughter Political Science Monday, June 1, 2009

City Mayors/Selectman Responsiveness to Inquiries Depending on the SES Level of the Requestor

Dan Butler, Shang Ha Political Science Monday, June 1, 2009

Affiliation and Partisan Attitudes

Greg Huber, Alan Gerber, Ebonya Washington Political Science Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Testing Causal Mechanisms

John Bullock, Don Green, Shang Ha Psychology Friday, January 1, 2010

Reducing Poverty and Violence on the Streets of Monrovia: An Experimental Evaluation of Anti-Poverty Programs for Street Youth in Liberia

Chris Blattman Political Science Saturday, May 1, 2010

Estimating Spatial Voting Models with Endogeneous Candidate Positions

Ken Scheve, Allison Sovey Political Science Monday, June 28, 2010

Democracy, War, and Wealth: Evidence from Two Centuries of Inheritance Taxation

Ken Scheve, David Stasavage Political Science Monday, June 28, 2010

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