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Publications

About Our Publications

On this page you will find a list of publications by ISPS Affiliates, including peer-reviewed journal articles, policy briefs, and working papers.

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

Title Author(s) Discipline Publicationsort descending Year
Learning from Ferguson Welfare, Criminal Justice, and the Political Science of Race and Class

Joe Soss and Vesla Weaver

Political Science 2016
The Meaning of the 2012 Elections

David Mayhew

Political Science 2013
Electoral Realignments: A Critique of an American Genre

David R. Mayhew

Political Science 2004
The Yale Guide to Careers in Medicine and the Health Professions: Pathways to Medicine in the 21st Century

Robert Donaldson, Kathleen Lundgren, and Howard Spiro (eds.)

Medicine 2003
Standing on Shaky Ground: Americans' Experiences with Economic Insecurity

Hacker, Jacob S., Philipp Rehm & Mark Schlesinger

Interdisciplinary 2010
The Price Ain’t Right? Hospital Prices and Health Spending on the Privately Insured

Zack Cooper, Stuart Craig, Martin Gaynor, and John Van Reenen

Interdisciplinary 2015
The Moral Foundations of Politics

Ian Shapiro

Political Science 2003
The Market System: What It Is, How It Works, and What To Make of It

Charles E. Lindblom

Political Science 2002
Sham Surgery: The Problem of Inadequate Medical Evidence

Alan S. Gerber and Eric M. Patashnik

Interdisciplinary 2006
The Patient as Person: Explorations in Medical Ethics (2nd edition)

Paul Ramsey (ed.)

Medicine 2002
Patterns in American Elections

David R. Mayhew

Political Science 2014
Quantitative Evaluation of HIV Prevention Programs

Edward H. Kaplan and Ron Brookmeyer (eds.)

Interdisciplinary 2001
The Loss of Happiness in Market Democracies

Robert E. Lane

Interdisciplinary 2001
The Impact of Electoral Debate on Public Opinions: An Experimental Investigation of the 2005 New York City Mayoral Election

Sendhil Mullainathan, Ebonya Washington and Julia R. Azari

Political Science 2010
Democratic Justice

Ian Shapiro

Political Science 2001
How International Election Observers Detect and Deter Fraud

Susan D. Hyde

Political Science 2008
Mediation Analysis Is Harder than It Looks

John G. Bullock, Shang E. Ha

Political Science 2010
How to Enhance Police Legitimacy and Reduce Gun Violence in Poor, Minority Communities

Michael Sierra-Arévalo

Interdisciplinary 2014
Child Combatants in Northern Uganda: Reintegration Myths and Realities

Christopher Blattman, Jeannie Annan

Political Science 2009
Prosperity Economics: Building an Economy for All

Jacob S. Hacker and Nathaniel Loewentheil

Interdisciplinary 2012

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ISPS Working Paper Series

ISPS advances interdisciplinary research in the social sciences that aims to shape public policy and inform democratic deliberation. The ISPS network includes scholars and students from many departments in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and from Yale’s graduate and professional schools as well as select experts from other institutions. The ISPS Working Paper Series provides a platform for ISPS affiliates to make their work available for public consumption and discussion.

ISPS Working Paper Series

Featured Books by ISPS Faculty

ISPS Sponsored Publications

ISPS Politics & Policy Book Series: A series striving to place policy- and law-making in historical and comparative perspective, reflecting the broad, multidisciplinary character of ISPS.

ISPS journals

ISPS Journal: A biannual publication that serves to highlight ISPS scholars’ publications and as a development piece for foundations and interested donors.

GOTV website: A website compiling results from a wide array of voter mobilization field experiments. Findings from these scientifically measured studies of various Get-Out-the-Vote methods offer valuable insight into which methods are most effective in mobilizing voter turnout (Note: the website indexes GOTV experiments published before 2006).

The Bulletin of Yale University includes several issues devoted to ISPS (PDF): 2000-2002, 2002-2004, 2004-2006, and 2006-2008.