Do Congressional Candidates Have Reverse Coattails? Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity Design

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ISPS ID: 
D018
Suggested citation: 

Broockman, David E. (2009) Replication Materials for ‘Do Congressional Candidates Have Reverse Coattails? Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity Design.’ http://hdl.handle.net/10079/w0vt4qh. ISPS Data Archive.

Author(s): 

David Broockman

Research design: 
Data type: 
Administrative
Data source(s): 

Author

Data source information: 

isps(at)yale(dot)edu

Field date: 
July 23, 2009
Field Date: 
2009-07-23
Location: 
Location details: 
United States
Unit of observation: 
Geo: district
Sample size: 
4,563 district-year pairings covering every presidential election from 1952 until 2004.
Inclusion/exclusion: 
Congressional district-level data from 1950 to 2006 that includes Democratic two party vote share for Congress and President… Inclusion/exclusion: (1) a third party won at Time 1, (2) an incumbent switched political parties between Time 1 and Time 2, (3) a state has multiple at-large Congressional seats, (4) a special election occurred between Time 1 and Time 2, rendering Democratic Congressional Vote Share (DCVS) Time 1 moot, or (5) congressional redistricting occurred between Time 1 and Time 2.
Randomization procedure: 
N/A
Treatment: 
Just lost or won Democratic congressional elections
Treatment administration: 
N/A
Outcome measures: 
Democratic presidential performance
Archive date: 
2010
Owner: 
Broockman, David E.
Owner contact: 

isps(at)yale(dot)edu

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