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
Standing on Shaky Ground: Americans' Experiences with Economic Insecurity

Hacker, Jacob S., Philipp Rehm & Mark Schlesinger

Interdisciplinary 2010
Does the Media Matter? A Field Experiment Measuring the Effect of Newspapers on Voting Behavior and Political Opinions

Alan S. Gerber, Dean Karlan, Daniel Bergan

Interdisciplinary American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 2009
Labor Markets and Cultural Values: Evidence from Japanese and American Views About Caregiving Immigrants

Margaret E. Peters, Rieko Kage, Frances Rosenbluth, and Seiki Tanaka

Interdisciplinary Economics and Politics 2019
The (Identification) Cards You Are Dealt: Biased Treatment of Anglos and Latinos Using Municipal-Issued versus Unofficial ID Cards

Ruth K. Ditlmann and Paul Lagunes

Interdisciplinary Political Psychology 2014
Persuasive Messaging to Increase COVID-19 Vaccine Uptake Intentions

Erin K. James, Scott E. Bokemper, Alan S. Gerber, Saad B. Omer, Gregory A. Huber

Interdisciplinary Vaccine 2021
Occupations and Sickness-Related Absences during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Thomas Lyttelton and Emma Zang

Interdisciplinary Journal of Health and Social Behavior 2022
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
Compounding Racialized Vulnerability: COVID-19 in Prisons, Jails, and Migrant Detention Centers

Matthew G.T. Denney  and Ramon Garibaldo Valdez

Interdisciplinary Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 2021
Quantitative Evaluation of HIV Prevention Programs

Edward H. Kaplan and Ron Brookmeyer (eds.)

Interdisciplinary 2001
Publication Bias in Empirical Sociological Research: Do Arbitrary Significance Levels Distort Published Results?

Alan S. Gerber and Neil Malhotra

Interdisciplinary Sociological Methods & Research 2008
A Note on Dropping Experimental Subjects who Fail a Manipulation Check

Peter Aronow, Jonathon Baron, and Lauren Pinson

Interdisciplinary Political Analysis 2019
Chocolate Scents and Product Sales: A Randomized Controlled Trial in a Canadian Bookstore and Café

Mary C. McGrath, Peter M. Aronow, Vivien Shotwell

Interdisciplinary Springer Plus 2016
Experimental Justice: Random Judicial Assignment and the Partisan Process of Supreme Court Review

Matthew Hall

Interdisciplinary American Politics Research 2009
Surprise! Out-of-Network Billing for Emergency Care in the United States

Zack Cooper, Fiona Scott Morton, and Nathan Shekita

Interdisciplinary Journal of Political Economy 2020
Assessing the Stability of Psychological and Political Survey Measures

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

Interdisciplinary American Politics Research 2012
Death by Robots? Automation and Working-Age Mortality in the United States

Rourke O’Brien, Elizabeth F. Bair, Atheendar S. Venkataramani

Interdisciplinary Demography 2022
Female Socialization: How Daughters Affect Their Legislator Fathers’ Voting on Women’s Issues

Ebonya Washington

Interdisciplinary American Economic Review 2008
The Effect of Images of Michelle Obama’s Face on Trick-or-Treaters’ Dietary Choices: A Randomized Control Trial

Peter M. Aronow, Dean Karlan, and Lauren E. Pinson

Interdisciplinary PLOS ONE 2018
The Loss of Happiness in Market Democracies

Robert E. Lane

Interdisciplinary 2001

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.