Publications & Papers Presented

Publications

  • Arnon, Daniel.  “Coups and Human Rights” under review at International Interactions (coauthored with Travis Curtice).
  • Arrington, Nancy.  “Gender and Judicial Replacement: the Case of U.S. State Supreme Courts” in Journal of Law and Courts (Spring 2018).
  • Arrington, Nancy.  “Women, Minority, and Minority Women State Supreme Court Justices” in The Politics of Race, Gender, and the Judiciary (Forthcoming).
  • Curtice, Travis.  “Autocrat's Dilemma: the Politics of Ethnic Policing,” editor solicited essay in CP: Newsletter of the Comparative Politics Organized Section of the American Political Science Association (Forthcoming Spring 2018).
  • Curtice, Travis.  “Rebels and the Regime: The Politics of Civilian Victimization” under R&R at Terrorism and Political Violence.       
  • Curtice, Travis.  “Coups and Human Rights” under review at International Interactions (coauthored with Daniel Arnon).
  • Curtice, Travis.   “The Limits of Linkage: The Political Economy of Human Rights Trade Sanctions” under review at the Review of International Political Economy (coauthored with Eric Reinhardt).
  • Fjelstul, Joshua.  “The Politics of International Oversight: Strategic Monitoring and Legal Compliance in the European Union” in American Political Science Review (Forthcoming) (coauthored with Cliff Carrubba).
  • Heller, Abigail.  “Electoral Systems in Authoritarian States” in Erik S. Herron, Robert J. Pekkanen, and Mathew Soberg Shugart, Eds., The Oxford Handbook of Electoral Systems (Oxford University Press: March 2018) (coauthored with Jennifer Gandhi).
  • Huber, Laura.  “The Internationalization of Security Sector Gender Reform in Post-Conflict Countries” in Conflict Management and Peace Science (May 2018) (coauthored with Sabrina Karim).
  • Huber, Laura.  “Deepening the Conversation: The Successes and Dangers of Gendered Police Reform in Liberia” under R&R at International Peacekeeping (coauthored with Natalie Hudson).
  • Huber, Laura.  “The Contradictions and Ongoing Challenges of Gender Practices in International Security Organizations” book chapter in Routledge Handbook on Gender and Security (Forthcoming) (coauthored with Natalie Hudson).
  • Huber, Laura.  "When Civilians are Attacked: State Gender Equality and Terrorist Targeting" under review at British Journal of Political Science.
  • McCrain, Joshua.  “Revolving Door Lobbyists and the Value of Congressional Staff Connections” in the Journal of Politics (Forthcoming 2018).
  • Nash, Jonathan.  “Sovereign Preemption State Standing” in Northwestern University Law Review (November 2017).
  • Nash, Jonathan.  “Judicial Laterals” in Vanderbilt Law Review (November 2017).
  • Nash, Jonathan.  “The Production Function of the Regulatory State: How Much Do Agency Budgets Matter?” in Minnesota Law Review (December 2017) (coauthored with J.B. Ruhl and James Salzman).
  • Nash, Jonathan.  “The Case for Tipping and Unrestricted Tip-Pooling: Promoting Intrafirm Cooperation” in Boston College Law Review (January 2018) (coauthored with Samuel Estreicher).
  • Ong, Elvin.  “Language Politics, Education, and Ethnic Intergration: The Pluralist Dilemma in Singapore” in Politics, Groups and Identities (Forthcoming) (coauthored with Kai Ostwald and Dimitar Gueorguiev).
  • Ong, Elvin.  “Electoral Manipulation, Opposition Power and Institutional Change: Contesting for Electoral Reform in Singapore, Malaysia, and Cambodia” under R&R in Electoral Studies.
  • Webster, Steven.  “Does Residential Sorting Explain Geographic Polarization?” in Political Science Research & Methods (coauthored with Greg Martin).

Presentations

  • Arnon, Daniel.  “Nothing has Changed – Measuring Respect for Human Rights Over Time,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, San Francisco, CA, September 2017 (coauthored with Peter Hascke and Mark Gibney).
  • Arnon, Daniel.  “Are Standards of Accountability Really Changing,” paper presented at the Georgia Human Rights Network Conference, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, April 2018 (coauthored with Baekkwan Park). 
  • Arrington, Nancy.  “Perceiving and Rectifying Gender Diversity in the Judiciary,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, San Francisco, CA, September 2017.
  • Arrington, Nancy.  “Slate Selection and Opportunities for Gender Diversity in the Judiciary,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2018.
  • Bass, Leeann.  “The Supreme Court’s Politicized News Coverage,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Association, New Orleans, LA, January 2018, and at the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2018.
  • Cheruvu, Sivaram.  “Bureaucratic Responsiveness in the European Union: Using The FIFA World Cup and the UEFA European Championship to Uncover Resource Constraints and Strategic Delay Tactics,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2018 and at the Graduate Student Workshop on the European Union, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, May 2018 (coauthored with Josh Felstul).
  • Curtice, Travis.  “Under Threat: The Ethnic Politics of Policing Election Violence," paper presented at the Mini-Conference on Policing held at the Annual Meeting of the Western Political Science Association, San Francisco, CA, March 2018.
  • Cuttner, Allison.  ”Who to Target? Strategic Elite Elimination in the Contest for Power,” paper presented at the Authoritarian Power Sharing Workshop, EUI, Florence, Italy, May 2018.
  • Edwards, Pearce.  “The Strategic Environment of Dissent,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwest International Studies Association, St. Louis, MO, November 2017).
  • Edwards, Pearce.  “The Logic of Authoritarian Eliminations,” paper presented at the Atlanta Symposium on Political Science, March 2018, and the Georgia Human Rights Network Conference, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, April 2018.
  • Fjelstul, Joshua.  “International Courts: The CJEU and the ECtHR,” paper presented at the Conference on Facilitating Empirical Studies of Judicial Behavior on Constitutional Courts from a Comparative Perspective, Texas A&M Law School), Fort Worth, TX, May 2018 (coauthored with Cliff Carrubba).
  • Fjelstul, Joshua.  “Bureaucratic Responsiveness in the European Union: Using The FIFA World Cup and the UEFA European Championship to Uncover Resource Constraints and Strategic Delay Tactics,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2018 and at the Graduate Student Workshop on the European Union, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, May 2018 (coauthored with Sivaram Cheruvu).
  • Fjelstul, Joshua.  “The Political Economy of Using Roll-Call Vote Data,” paper presented at the Political Institutions and Economy Workshop, Duke University, Durham, NC, April 2018 (coauthored with Cliff Carrubba).
  • Fjelstul, Joshua.  “The Politics of Noncompliance in Single Markets,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Association, New Orleans, LA, January 2018.
  • Gunderson, Anna.  “Unintended Consequences: Prisoners’ Lawsuits and the Rise of Prison Privatization,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Association, New Orleans, LA, January 2018; the Emory Conference on Institutions and Lawmaking, Atlanta, GA, February 2018; and the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2018.
  • Harmon, Rachel.  “Intersecting Issues,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, San Francisco, CA, September 2017 (coauthored with Beth Reingold and Kirsten Widner).
  • Harmon, Rachel.  “Previewing the CCAHT Data Set,” presented at the GAHRNet Meeting, Atlanta, GA, April 2018.
  • Heller, Abigail.  “Expanding the Pie: Compensating Losers in Authoritarian Regimes,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, San Francisco, CA, September 2017 (coauthored with Jennifer Gandhi and Ora John Reuter).
  • Huber, Laura.  “Opening the Door: The Role of Conflict in Gender Mainstreaming Policy Adoption,” paper presented at the Naval War College Women, Peace, and Security Conference, Newport, RI, August 2017.
  • Huber, Laura.  “Buying Women’s Rights: The Role of International Actors and Conflict in Gender Reform,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Peace Science Society, Tempe, AZ, November 2017; the Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Association, New Orleans, LA, January 2018; and at the Annual Meeting of the International Studies Association, San Francisco, CA, March 2018.
  • Huber, Laura.  “Sister in Security: Female Peacekeepers and Gendered Security Sector Reform,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Association, New Orleans, LA, January 2018 (coauthored with Sabrina Karim).
  • Huber, Laura.  “From Policy to Practice: The Implementation of Women’s Rights Policies,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Studies Association, San Francisco, CA, March 2018.
  • Maxwell, Laura.  “European Mass Ideology: A Graded Response Approach,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2018.
  • Maxwell, Laura.  “Democracy and Migration,” paper presented at the V-Dem Annual Academic Conference, Gothenburg, Sweden, May 2018 (coauthored with Constanza Sanhueza).
  • Maxwell, Laura.  “Failing and Successful Sequences of Democratization: A New Way To Study Regime Change,” paper presented at the V-Dem Annual Academic Conference, Gothenburg, Sweden, May 2018 (coauthored with Staffan Lindberg, Matthew Wilson, Rick Morgan, Patrik Lindenfors, and Juraj Medhirovsky).
  • McCrain, Joshua.  “Local News and National Politics,” paper presented at the the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2018, and at the Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Association, New Orleans, LA, January 2018 (coauthored with Greg Martin).
  • McCrain, Joshua.  “Congressional Staff and Legislative Productivity,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2018, and at the Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Association, New Orleans, LA, January 2018.
  • McCrain, Joshua.  “The Determinants of Revolving Door Lobbying,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Association, New Orleans, LA, January 2018 (coauthored with Jeff Lazarus and Amy McKay).
  • Nash, Jonathan.  “Judicial Laterals,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Institutional and Organizational Economics, Columbia University, New York, NY, June 2017.
  • Nash, Jonathan.  “Certification of Division Under Marshall and Taney: An Examination,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Law and Economics, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, September, 2017 (coauthored with Michael G. Collins).
  • Nash, Jonathan.  “Rules, Standards, and General Jurisdiction,” paper presented at the Annual Civil Procedure Workshop, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, October 2017.
  • Nash, Jonathan.  “Discovery Cost Allocation, Incentives, and Signaling,” paper presented at the Vanderbilt Law Review Symposium on The Future of Discovery, Nashville, TN, October 2017; the Midwestern Law and Economics Association Annual Meeting, Milwaukee, WI, October 2017; and at the American Law and Economics Association Annual Meeting, Boston University, Boston MA, May 2018 (coauthored with Joanna Shepherd).
  • Nash, Jonathan.  “Examining Federal District Judges’ Referrals to Magistrate Judges,” paper presented at the Annual Law and Economics Theory Conference, Rice University, Houston, TX, December 2017.
  • Nash, Jonathan.  “The Collegiality of Dissent,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2018.
  • Nash, Jonathan.  “Public Perception of Climate Change Information Provided by the Government Versus the Market,” paper presented at the Sustainability Conference of American Legal Educators, Phoenix, AZ, May 2018 (coauthored with Cherie Metcalf).
  • Ong, Elvin.  “Why Opposition Common Policy Platforms? A Survey Experiment in Malaysia,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, San Francisco, CA, September 2017.
  • Ong, Elvin.  “Committed or Conditional Democrats? Opposition Dynamics in Electoral Authoritarian Regimes,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2018 (coauthored with Jennifer Gandhi).
  • Park, Yeon Kyung Grace.  “To Back Down or Not: Exploring the Significance of Audience Costs,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Peace Science Society, Tempe, AZ, November 2017; the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2018; and at the Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Association, New Orleans, LA, January 2018.
  • Szewczyk, Jimmy.  “Voting Restrictions and Representation in Congress,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2018; and at the Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Association, New Orleans, LA, January 2018.
  • Szewczyk, Jimmy.  “How Electoral Institutions Affect Political Accountability: Evidence from All-Mail Elections,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Association, New Orleans, LA, January 2018.
  • Szewczyk, Jimmy.  “The Polarization Dynamics of Electoral Reforms,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2018 (coauthored with Zachary Peskowitz).
  • Villa, Danielle.  Title: “Humanitarian Externalities of Consent: Variation in The Deterrent Threat of UN Peacekeepers,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2018; and at the Georgia Human Rights Network Conference, Atlanta, GA, April 2008.
  • Webster, Steven.  “Trait-Based Anger and American Political Behavior,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2018.
  • Widner, Kirsten.  “Intersecting Issues? Race, Gender, and Race*Gender in State Policymaking,” paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, San Francisco, CA, September 2017 (coauthored with Beth Reingold and Rachel Harmon).