Dissertation

Tell Me What You Think: Leveraging Open-Ended Measures in Political Psychology
Committee: Jennifer Jerit (chair), Stanley Feldman, Yanna Krupnikov, Michael Peress, Arthur Spirling (external member) )

Publications

Measuring Morality in Political Attitude Expression
2018, Journal of Politics 8(3): 1028—1033 , link , pdf , appendix)

Personality and Prosocial Behavior: A Multilevel Meta-Analysis
with Reuben Kline, Alexa Bankert, and Lindsey Levitan. Forthcoming at Political Science Research & Methods. , pdf , appendix , link)

The General Error Correction Model in Practice
with Matthew Lebo. 2017. Research and Politics. 4(2): 2053168017713059. , pdf , dataverse)

Why People ‘Don’t Trust the Evidence’: Motivated Reasoning and Scientific Beliefs
with Milton Lodge and Charles S. Taber. 2015. Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 658(1): 121—133. , link)

Political Information Flows and Consistent Voting:
Personal Conversations, Mass Media, Party Campaigns and the Quality of Voting Decisions at the 2009 German Federal Election
with Rüdiger Schmitt-Beck. 2014. In: Voters on the Move or on the Run? Information-processing and Vote Choice in a Complex World.
ed. Bernhard Weßels / Hans Rattinger / Sigrid Roßteutscher / Rüdiger Schmitt-Beck. Oxford: Oxford University Press: 193—216.

Helfen politische Gespräche, ‘korrekt’ zu wählen? Eine Analyse zur Bundestagswahl 2009
[Do Political Conversations Facilitate ‘Correct’ Voting? An Analysis of the 2009 German Federal Election]
with Rüdiger Schmitt-Beck. 2013. In: Zivile Bürgergesellschaft und Demokratie.
ed. Silke I. Keil / S. Isabell Thaidigsmann. Wiesbaden: Springer VS: 117—138.

Correct Voting in Deutschland: Eine Analyse der Qualität individueller Wahlentscheidungen bei der Bundestagswahl 2009
[Correct Voting in Germany: An Analysis of the Quality of Individual Voting Decisions in the 2009 German Federal Election.] 2012.
Working Paper of the Mannheim Center for European Social Research: 148. (pdf)

Software

ArfimaMLM: Arfima-MLM Estimation For Repeated Cross-Sectional Data
R package version 1.3. (CRAN, Github, Documentation).

Selected Work in Progress

The Perils of Protest: Race, Civilian Complaint, and Police Retaliation
with Benjamin J. Newman. Under review.

Cointegration Testing with the General Error Correction Model
with Matthew J. Lebo. Under review.

Let’s Talk Politics: A Naive Approach for Measuring Political Sophistication
Under Review.

When do Voters Take into Account Post-Election Bargaining Processes?
with Lukas Stötzer. Under review.

The Moralization of Politics: Evidence from Denmark, Germany and the UK
with Robert Klemmensen and Erik Gahner Larsen. Draft preparation.

The Modern Gatekeepers in Mass Media
with John B. Ryan, Yanna Krupnikov, and Kerri Milita. Data collection and analyses.

Change My View: Do Moral Appeals Facilitate Compromise?
Draft preparation.