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
From Violence to Voting: War and Political Participation in Uganda

Christopher Blattman

Political Science American Journal of Political Science 2009
Party Activists as Campaign Advertisers: The Ground Campaign as a Principal-Agent Problem

Ryan D. Enos and Eitan D. Hersh

Political Science American Political Science Review 2015
On the Meaning of Survey Reports of Roll‐Call “Votes”

Seth J. Hill and Gregory A. Huber

Political Science American Journal of Political Science 2019
Black Politicians Are More Intrinsically Motivated to Advance Blacks' Interests: A Field Experiment Manipulating Political Incentives

David E. Broockman

Political Science American Journal of Political Science 2013
Is the Significance of Race Declining in the Political Arena? Yes, and No

Jennifer Hochschild & Vesla Weaver

Political Science Ethnic and Racial Studies 2015
Identifying the Effect of All-Mail Elections on Turnout: Staggered Reform in the Evergreen State

Alan S. Gerber, Gregory A. Huber and Seth J. Hill

Political Science Political Science Research and Methods 2013
The Conscription of Wealth: Mass Warfare and the Demand for Progressive Taxation

Kenneth Scheve, David Stasavage

Political Science International Organization 2010
How Issue Positions Affect Candidate Performance: Experiments Comparing Campaign Donors and the Mass Public

Andrew Gooch and Gregory A. Huber

Political Science Political Behavior 2020
Long-term Effect of September 11 on the Political Behavior of Victims’ Families and Neighbors

Eitan D. Hersh

Political Science Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 2013
Nongovernmental Campaign Communication Providing Ballot Secrecy Assurances Increases Turnout: Results From Two Large-Scale Experiments

Alan S. Gerber, Gregory A. Huber, Albert H. Fang and Andrew Gooch

Political Science Political Science Research and Methods 2017
Thank You for Voting: Gratitude Expression and Voter Mobilization

Costas Panagopoulos

Political Science Journal of Politics 2011
American Democracy in an Age of Rising Inequality: Report of the American Political Science Association Task Force on Inequality and American Democracy

American Political Science Association Task Force

Political Science Perspectives on Politics 2004
Do Phone Calls Increase Voter Turnout? A Field Experiment

Alan S. Gerber, Donald P. Green

Political Science Public Opinion Quarterly 2001
No Justice, No Peace: Political Science Perspectives on the American Carceral State

Allison P. Harris, Hannah L. Walker and Laurel Eckhouse

Political Science Journal of Race, Ethnicity, and Politics 2020
When Politicians Cede Control of Resources: Land, Chiefs, and Coalition-Building in Africa

Kate Baldwin

Political Science Comparative Politics 2014
Who Gets the Credit? Legislative Responsiveness and Evaluations of Members, Parties, and the US Congress

Daniel M. Butler, Christopher F. Karpowitz, Jeremy C. Pope

Political Science Political Science Research and Methods 2018
Children and War: How “Soft” Research Can Answer the Hard Questions in Political Science

Christopher Blattman

Political Science Perspectives on Politics 2012
Child Combatants in Northern Uganda: Reintegration Myths and Realities

Christopher Blattman, Jeannie Annan

Political Science 2009
Does Publicizing a Tax Credit for Political Contributions Increase Its Use?: Results From a Randomized Field Experiment.

Robert G. Boatright, Donald P. Green, Michael J. Malbin

Political Science American Politics Research 2006
Not by Turnout Alone: Measuring the Sources of Electoral Change, 2012 to 2016

Seth J. Hill, Daniel J. Hopkins, and Gregory A. Huber

Political Science Science Advances 2021

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.