Research

Publications

“How do Sanctions Affect Incumbent Electoral Performance?”,  Political Research Quarterly. 2019, 72(3): 744-759. [pdf] [Replication] [supplemental material]

“Should We Talk about the Weather? How Party Competition and Coalition Participation Influence Parties’ Attention to Economic Issues”,  Party Politics. forthcoming. (with Ed Goldring and Laron K. Williams) [pdf] [Replication]

“Who is Responsible?  The Effect of Clarity of Responsibility on the Voter Turnout?” West European Politics. 2019, 42(3): 464-494. (with Nikolaos Frantzeskakis and Jungsub Shin) [pdf[Replication]

“Do the Welfare Benefits Weaken the Economic Vote? A Cross-National Analysis of the Welfare State and Economic Voting”, International Political Science Review. 2019, 40(1): 108-125. (with Jungsub Shin) [pdf]

“The ‘Most Important Problem’ Dataset (MIPD): A New Dataset on American Issue Importance”, Conflict  Management and Peace Science. 2019, 36(3): 312-335. (with Colton Heffington and Laron K. Williams) [pdf] Access to data here.

“The VP-Function: A Review”, The SAGE Handbook of Electoral Behaviour, 2v. Eds. Kai Arzheimer, Jocelyn Evans and Michael S. Lewis-Beck. Sage Publications. 2017.  (with Michael S. Lewis-Beck and Mary Stegmaier) [pdf]

R & R

“Compared to What? Media-guided Reference Points & Relative Economic Voting” [pdf]  revised and resubmitted to the Electoral Studies

Under Review

“Does the Economy have a Null Effect on Electoral Participation? A Voter Turnout Model Based on Spatially Benchmarked Economy” [pdf]

“Does Globalization Weaken the Economic Voting? It Depends! ” [pdf]

“The Well-Oiled Machine: Multiparty Autocracies and the Effect of Oil on Electoral Competition” (with Michael Wahman and Matthias Basedau) [pdf]

“Electoral Competitiveness and Perceived Election Quality: Unraveling the Mediational Role of District-level Turnout in the 2016 Korean Legislative Election” (with Youngho Cho)

Working Papers

“When do Agents Deliver the Vote?  Vote-Popularity Function in Electoral Manipulations”[pdf]

“Bilateral Investment Treaties (BITs) and Human Rights: Changes in Bargaining Relationships between Investors and Host States” 

 “The Economy as the Most Important Problem: How does Economic Issue Salience Affect the Economic Voting?” (with Jaehyun Song)

“Issue Diversity in Public Opinion” (with Tevfi Murat Yildirim)