PUBLICATIONS

PUBLISHED

(- – – -) “Eliciting Beliefs as Distributions in Online Surveys” forthcoming in Political Analysis (with Lukas F. Stoetzer and Richard Traunmüller)
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(- – – -) “Improved Multilevel Regression with Post-Stratification Through Machine Learning (autoMrP)” forthcoming Journal of Politics (with Philipp Broniecki and Reto Wüest).
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(- – – -) “Coalition Size, Direct Democracy, and Public Spending” forthcoming Journal of Public Policy  (Patrick Emmenegger and André Walter).
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(- – – -) “No Direct Taxation Without New Elite Representation Industrialization and the Domestic Politics of Taxation” forthcoming European Journal of Political Research (with Patrick Emmenegger and André Walter).
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(2020) “Do Natural Disasters Help the Environment? How Voters Respond and What That Means” Political Science Research and Methods (with Leonardo Baccini).
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(2017) “Extending the Use and Prediction Precision of Subnational Public Opinion Estimation” American Journal of Political Science 61(4): 1003-1022. (with Fabio Wasserfallen).
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(2016) ”The Democratic Effect of Direct Democracy” American Political Science Review 110(4): 750-762. (with Fabio Wasserfallen)
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(2015) ”Political Conflict and Direct Democracy – Explaining Initiative Use 1920-2011” Swiss Political Science Review 21(4): 596-616.
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(2014) ”Strategy and Sample Selection – A Strategic Selection Estimator” Political Analysis 22: 374-397.
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(2014) ”A Systematic Approach to Study Electoral Fraud” Electoral Studies 35: 33-47. (with Daniel Bochsler)
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(2014) ”The Adoption of Proportional Representation” Journal of Politics 76(2): 461-478. (with Isabela Mares)
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Lawrence Longley Award for the best article on representation and electoral systems published in 2014 from the APSA section for Representation and Electoral Systems.

(2010) ”Comparing Candidates and Citizens in Ideological Space” Swiss Political Science Review 16(3): 499-532. (with Philipp Leimgruber and Dominik Hangartner)
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BOOK CHAPTERS

(2020) ”Measuring Attitudes – Multilevel Modeling with Post-Stratification (MrP)” in Sage Handbook of Research Methods in Political Science and International Relations (editors: Luigi Curini and Robert J. Franzese Jr.)(with Fabio Wasserfallen)
[Chapter][Github]

(2011) ”Weighted Least Squares” in IPSA International Encyclopedia of Political Science (editors: Badie, Berg-Schlosser, and Morlino)(with Jeff Gill)
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WORKING PAPERS

Satisfaction with Democracy: When Government by the People brings Electoral Losers and Winners Together (with Isabelle Stadelmann-Steffen) R&R 

Direct Democracy and Political Conflict — Institutional Evolution in the 19th Century under review

Learning From Polls (with Lukas F. Stoetzer and Richard Traunmüller)

Democracy Challenged: How Different Party Families Politicize Different Democratic Principles (with Sarah Engler, Theresa Gessler, and Tarik Abou-Chadi)

Modeling the Strategic Interactions in Representative Democracies with Referendums (with Simon Hug)

autoMrP: Multilevel Models and Post-Stratification(MrP) Combined with Machine Learning in R (with Philipp Broniecki and Reto Wüest)

Political Campaigns and Values (with Garret Binding and Thomas Willi)

Voter Turnout and Prepaid Postage (with Thomas Willi)