(- – – -) “Satisfaction with Democracy: When Government by the People brings Electoral Losers and Winners Together” conditionally accepted at Comparative Political Studies (with Isabelle Stadelmann-Steffen).
-> Best Paper Prize 2020 awarded by the ECPR Standing Group on Democratic Innovations
(- – – -) “Improved Multilevel Regression with Post-Stratification Through Machine Learning (autoMrP)” forthcoming Journal of Politics (with Philipp Broniecki and Reto Wüest).
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(2021) “Democracy in Times of the Pandemic: Explaining the Variation of COVID-19 Policies Across European Democracies” forthcoming West European Politics (with S. Engler, P. Brunner, R. Loviat, T. Abou-Chadi, A. Glaser, and D. Kübler).
(2020) “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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(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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(2014) ”Strategy and Sample Selection – A Strategic Selection Estimator” Political Analysis 22: 374-397.
-> Winner of the 2012 Giancarlo Doria Prize at Columbia University
(2014) ”The Adoption of Proportional Representation” Journal of Politics 76(2): 461-478. (with Isabela Mares)
-> 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)
(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)
(2011) ”Weighted Least Squares” in IPSA International Encyclopedia of Political Science (editors: Badie, Berg-Schlosser, and Morlino). (with Jeff Gill)
WORKING PAPERS (under review)
Direct Democracy and Political Conflict — Institutional Evolution in the 19th Century
Democracy Challenged: How Different Party Families Politicize Different Democratic Principles (with Sarah Engler, Theresa Gessler, and Tarik Abou-Chadi)
autoMrP: Multilevel Models and Post-Stratification(MrP) Combined with Machine Learning in R (with Philipp Broniecki and Reto Wüest)
Building Research Infrastructures to Study DigitalTechnology and Politics: Lessons from Switzerland (with Fabrizio Gilardi, Lucien Baumgartner, Clau Dermont, Karsten Donnay, Theresa Gessler, Maël Kubli, and Stefan Müller)
Political Campaigns and Values (with Garret Binding and Thomas Willi)