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 ascending Publication Year
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
The Loss of Happiness in Market Democracies

Robert E. Lane

Interdisciplinary 2001
Changing Climates of Conflict: A Social Network Experiment in 56 Schools

Elizabeth Levy Paluck, Hana Shepherd and Peter M. Aronow

Interdisciplinary Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 2016
Female Socialization: How Daughters Affect Their Legislator Fathers’ Voting on Women’s Issues

Ebonya Washington

Interdisciplinary American Economic Review 2008
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
Experimental Justice: Random Judicial Assignment and the Partisan Process of Supreme Court Review

Matthew Hall

Interdisciplinary American Politics Research 2009
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
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
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
Detaining Democracy? Criminal Justice and American Civic Life

Vesla M. Weaver, Jacob S. Hacker and Christopher Wildeman

Interdisciplinary Annals of the American Academy for Political and Social Science 2014
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
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
On Evidence-Based Political Science

Donald P. Green

Interdisciplinary Daedalus 2005
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
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
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
Do Statistical Reporting Standards Affect What Is Published? Publication Bias in Two Leading Political Science Journals

Alan Gerber and Neil Malhotra

Interdisciplinary Quarterly Journal of Political Science 2008
Promoting Transparency in Social Science Research

Miguel E, Camerer C, Casey K, Cohen J, Esterling KM, Gerber A, Glennerster R, Green DP, Humphreys M, Imbens G, Laitin D, Madon T, Nelson L, Nosek BA, Petersen M, Sedlmayr R, Simmons JP, Simonsohn U, Van der Laan M.

Interdisciplinary Science 2014
Adaptive Experimental Design using the Propensity Score

Dean Karlan, Jinyong Hahn, Keisuke Hirano

Interdisciplinary Journal of Business and Economic Statistics 2010

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.