- Cognitive Ability, Union Membership, and Turnout [with Michael Becher]. Latest version: June 2017. [PDF]
- The Political Geography of the Eurocrisis [with Pablo Beramendi]. Latest version: January 2017. [PDF]
- Cognitive Ability, Labor Markets, and Social Policy Preferences [with Matthew Dimick]. Latest version: April 2016. [PDF]
- Progressivity and Redistribution [with Matthew Dimick and Pablo Beramendi].
- The Political Economy of Risk and Ideology [with Matthew Dimick]. Latest version: October 2015 [PDF] See also: CAGE working paper [PDF]
- Rational mobilization of ideological group members in elections. Theory and Evidence [with Michael Becher]. Latest version: May 2015 [PDF]
- Explaining social policy preferences: The effects of cognitive and noncognitive skills. [PDF]
- Individual heterogeneity in survey response behavior. A Bayesian random coefficient IRT model. Latest version: April 2017 [PDF]
- Local Union Organization and Lawmaking in the U.S. Congress [with Michael Becher]. Journal of Politics, forthcoming.
- The Altruistic Rich? Inequality and Other-Regarding Preferences for Redistribution in the US [with Matthew Dimick and David Rueda]. Quarterly Journal of Political Science, 11(4), 2016. [PDF]
- The Externalities of Inequality: Fear of Crime and Preferences for Redistribution in Western Europe [with David Rueda]. American Journal of Political Science, 60(2), 2016. [PDF] [publisher link] [Code/replication material]
- Religion and Redistributive Voting in Western Europe. Journal of Politics 75(4), 2014 [PDF][publisher link]
- Bayesian hierarchical age-period-cohort models with time-structured effects. An application to religious voting in the US, 1972--2008. Electoral Studies 33, 2014 [PDF] [publisher link]
- Modeling changing preferences. A Bayesian robust dynamic latent ordered probit model. Political Analysis 21 (3), 2013 [PDF] [publisher link] Winner of the 2014 Jon Rasbash prize.
- How many countries for multilevel modeling? A Monte Carlo study comparing Bayesian and frequentist approaches. American Journal of Political Science 57 (3), 2013. [PDF] [publisher link]
- Apples and Oranges? The Problem of Equivalence in Comparative
Political Analysis 19 (4), 2011 [publisher link] [PDF]
- The Individual Level Dynamics of Bounded Partisanship [with A. Neundorf and T. Scotto]. Public Opinion Quarterly 75 (3), 2011. [publisher link] [pdf].
- Religion and Preferences for Redistribution in Western Europe. Assessing the role of religion. [with S. Rossteutscher, Peer Scheeprs, Eelke de Jong] European Sociological Review 28 (4), 2012 [publisher link] [pdf].
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