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) Disciplinesort descending Publication Year
Sharp Bounds on the Variance in Randomized Experiments

Peter M. Aronow, Donald P. Green, Donald K. K. Lee

Interdisciplinary Annals of Statistics 2014
Focused Deterrence Strategy Reduces Group Member Involved Shootings in New Haven, CT

Michael Sierra-Arévalo and Andrew V. Papachristos

Interdisciplinary 2015
Trajectories of General Health Status and Depressive Symptoms Among Persons With Cognitive Impairment in the United States

Emma Zang,  Anna Guo, Christina Pao, Nancy Lu, Bei Wu and Terri R. Fried

Interdisciplinary Journal of Aging and Health 2022
The Effect of Randomized School Admissions on Voter Participation.

Justine S. Hastings, Thomas Kane, Douglas Staiger, Jeffrey Weinstein

Interdisciplinary Journal of Public Economics 2007
Big Ideas for Small Business

Peter Bassine, Della Clark, Gary Cunningham, Benjamin Della Rocca, Bulbul Gupta, Marie C. Johns, Bruce Katz, Nate Loewentheil, Jamie Rubin, Mary Jean Ryan, Luz Urrutia

Interdisciplinary ISPS working paper 2020
Valuing the Vote: The Redistribution of Voting Rights and State Funds following the Voting Rights Act of 1965

Elizabeth U. Cascio and Ebonya Washington

Interdisciplinary Quarterly Journal of Economics 2014
Broad Cross-National Public Support for Accelerated COVID-19 Vaccine Trial Designs

David Broockman, Joshua Kalla, Alexander Guerrero, Mark Budolfson, Nir Eyal, Nicholas P. Jewell, Monica Magalhaes, and Jasjeet S. Sekhon

Interdisciplinary Vaccine 2021
A Field Experiment on Community Policing and Police Legitimacy

Kyle Peyton, Michael Sierra-Arévalo, and David G. Rand

Interdisciplinary Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 2019
Evaluating the Effect of Project Longevity on Group-Involved Shootings and Homicides in New Haven, CT

Michael Sierra-Arévalo, Yanick Charette and Andrew V. Papachristos

Interdisciplinary ISPS working paper 2015
Testing the Efficacy of Three Informational Interventions for Reducing Misperceptions of the Black–White Wealth Gap

Bennett, Callaghan, Leilah Harouni, Cydney H. Dupree, Michael W. Kraus, and Jennifer A. Richeson

Interdisciplinary Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 2021
Mass Support for Proposals to Reshape Policing Depends on the Implications for Crime and Safety

Paige E. Vaughn, Kyle Peyton, and Gregory A. Huber

Interdisciplinary Criminology & Public Policy 2022
Change of Air Quality Knowledge, Perceptions, Attitudes, and Practices During and Post-Wildfires in the United States

Alessandro Del Ponte, Lina Ang, Lianjun Li, Noah Lim, Wilson Wai San Tam, Wei Jie Seow

Interdisciplinary Science of The Total Environment 2022
Active Maintenance: A Proposal for the Long-Term Computational Reproducibility of Scientific Results

Limor Peer, Lilla V. Orr, and Alexander Coppock

Interdisciplinary PS: Political Science & Politics 2021
Experimental Evidence That Changing Beliefs About Mask Efficacy and Social Norms Increase Mask Wearing for COVID-19 Risk Reduction: Results From the United States and Italy

Scott E. Bokemper, Maria Cucciniello, Tiziano Rotesi, Paolo Pin, Amyn A. Malik, Kathryn Willebrand, Elliott E. Paintsil, Saad B. Omer, Gregory A. Huber and Alessia Melegaro

 

Interdisciplinary PLOS ONE 2021
Segregation and Black Political Efficacy

Elizabeth Oltmans Ananat, Ebonya Washington

Interdisciplinary Journal of Public Economics 2009
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 Quarterly Journal of Economics 2018
Measuring Voluntary and Policy-Induced Social Distancing Behavior During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Youpei Yan, Amyn A. Malik, Jude Bayham, Eli P. Fenichel, Chandra Couzens, Saad B. Omer

Interdisciplinary Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 2021
Sticking with Your Vote: Cognitive Dissonance and Political Attitudes.

Sendhil Mullainathan, Ebonya Washington

Interdisciplinary American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 2009
Sham Surgery: The Problem of Inadequate Medical Evidence

Alan S. Gerber and Eric M. Patashnik

Interdisciplinary 2006
Democratic and Republican Physicians Provide Different Care on Politicized Health Issues

Eitan D.  Hersh and Matthew N. Goldenberg

Interdisciplinary Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 2016

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.