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
The Political Effects of Policy Drift: Policy Stalemate and American Political Development

Daniel J. Galvin and Jacob S. Hacker

Political Science Studies in American Political Development 2020
Congress as a Handler of Challenges: The Historical Record

David R. Mayhew

Political Science Studies in American Political Development 2015
Varieties of Capitalist Interest and Capitalist Power: A Response to Swenson

Jacob S. Hacker, Paul Pierson

Political Science Studies in American Political Development 2004
Dismantling the Health Care State? Political Institutions, Public Policies, and the Comparative Politics of Health Reform

Jacob S. Hacker

Political Science British Journal of Political Science 2004
Social Identity, Electoral Institutions and the Number of Candidates

Eric S. Dickson, Kenneth Scheve

Political Science British Journal of Political Science 2010
Does Counter-Attitudinal Information Cause Backlash? Results from Three Large Survey Experiments

Andrew Guess and Alexander Coppock
 

Political Science British Journal of Political Science 2018
When Do Governments Resort to Election Violence?

Emilie M. Hafner-Burton, Susan D. Hyde and Ryan S. Jablonski

Political Science British Journal of Political Science 2013
Why People Vote: Estimating the Social Returns to Voting

Alan S. Gerber, Gregory A. Huber, David Doherty and Conor M. Dowling

Political Science British Journal of Political Science 2016
Campaign Perceptions of Electoral Closeness: Uncertainty, Fear and Over-Confidence

Ryan D. Enos and Eitan D. Hersh

Political Science British Journal of Political Science 2015
Revisiting Electoral Volatility in Post Communist Countries: New Data, New Results and New Approaches

Eleanor Neff Powell and Joshua A. Tucker

Political Science British Journal of Political Science 2013
Does Church Attendance Cause People to Vote? Using Blue Laws’ Repeal to Estimate the Effect of Religiosity on Voter Turnout

Alan S. Gerber, Jonathan Gruber and Daniel M. Hungerman

Political Science British Journal of Political Science 2016
Is There a Secret Ballot? Ballot Secrecy Perceptions and Their Implications for Voting Behaviour

Alan S. Gerber, Gregory A. Huber, David Doherty and Conor M. Dowling

Political Science British Journal of Political Science 2012
Ideas, Private Institutions, and American Welfare State ‘Exceptionalism'

Daniel Béland , Jacob S. Hacker

Political Science International Journal of Social Welfare 2004
Yes We Can? The New Push for American Health Security

Jacob S. Hacker

Political Science Politics & Society 2009
Winner-Take-All Politics: Public Policy, Political Organization, and the Precipitous Rise of Top Incomes in the United States

Hacker, Jacob S. and Paul Pierson

Political Science Politics & Society 2010
Winner-Take-All Politics and Political Science: A Response

Hacker, Jacob S. and Paul Pierson

Political Science Politics & Society 2010
The First of the Month Effect: Consumer Behavior and Store Responses

Justine Hastings and Ebonya Washington

Economics American Economic Journal: Economic Policy 2010
Does Less Income Mean Less Representation?

Brunner, Eric, Stephen L. Ross, and Ebonya Washington

Interdisciplinary American Economic Journal: Economic Policy 2013
The Impact of Banking and Fringe Banking Regulation on the Number of Unbanked Americans

Ebonya Washington

Economics Journal of Human Resources 2006
Subsidies to Employee Health Insurance Premiums and the Health Insurance Market

Jonathan Gruber, Ebonya Washington

Economics Journal of Health Economics 2005

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.

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