Department of Political Science

University of Mississippi

Papers and Publications

DiGiuseppe, Matthew “Arms and Democratic Allies”. (with Paul Poast) Forthcoming at The British Journal of Political  Science

DiGiuseppe, Matthew “Guns, Butter and Debt: Sovereign Creditworthiness and Military Spending” 2015. the Journal of Peace Research 52(2).

DiGiuseppe, Matthew “The Physical Consequences of Fiscal Flexibility: Sovereign Credit and Physical Integrity Rights”  (with K. Chad Clay)  at the British Journal of Political  Science

DiGiuseppe, Matthew “Borrowed Time: Sovereign Finance, Regime Type & Leader Survival”  (with  Patrick Shea) 2017. Economics & Politics 28(3).

DiGiuseppe, Matthew “Guns, Butter and Debt: Sovereign Creditworthiness and Military  Spending”  2015. the Journal ofPeace Research 52(2).

DiGiuseppe, Matthew  “Sovereign Credit and the Fate of Leaders: Reassessing the Democratic Advantage” 2015.  (with Patrick Shea)  International Studies Quarterly 59(3): 557-570.

DiGiuseppe, Matthew “The Fiscal Autonomy of Deciders: Creditworthiness and Conflict Initiation” 2015.   Foreign Policy Analysis 11(3): 317-338.

DiGiuseppe, Matthew  “Tightening the Belt: Austerity and Alliance Formation” 2013.   (with Michael A. Allen)  International Studies Quarterly 57(4): 647-659:

Patashnik, Eric M., Alan S. Gerber, and Conor M. Dowling. 2017 (September). Unhealthy Politics: The Battle over Evidence-Based Medicine. Princeton University Press.

Dowling, Conor, and Michael G. Miller. 2014. Super PAC! Money, Elections, and Voters After Citizens United. Routledge.

Doherty, David, Conor M. Dowling, Alan S. Gerber, and Gregory A. Huber. 2017. “Are Voting Norms Conditional? How Electoral Context and Peer Behavior Shape the Social Returns to Voting.” Journal of Politics 79: 1095-1100.

Jonathan Winburn, Michael Henderson, and Conor M. Dowling. 2017. “From the Constituent’s Eye: Experimental Evidence on the District Selection Preferences of Individuals.” Political Research Quarterly 70: 32-41

Dowling, Conor M., and Michael G. Miller. 2017. “Experimental Evidence on the Relationship between Candidate Funding Sources and Voter Evaluations.” Journal of Experimental Political Science 3: 152-163.

Doherty, David, Conor M. Dowling, and Michael G. Miller. 2016. “When Is Changing Policy Positions Costly for Politicians? Experimental Evidence.” Political Behavior. DOI: 10.1007/s11109-015-9321-9

Gerber, Alan S., Gregory A. Huber, David Doherty, and Conor M. Dowling.  “Why People Vote: Estimating the Social Returns to Voting.” British Journal of Political Science. DOI: 10.1017/S0007123414000271

Dowling, Conor M., and Michael G. Miller. 2015. “Can Information Alter Perceptions about Women’s Chances of Winning Office? Evidence from a Panel Study.” Politics & Gender 11: 55-88.

Dowling, Conor M., and Amber Wichowsky. 2015. “Attacks without Consequence? Anonymity, Disclosure, and the Effectiveness of Negative Advertising.” American Journal of Political Science 59: 19-36.

Gerber, Alan S., Eric M. Patashnik, David Doherty, and Conor M. Dowling. 2014. “Doctor Knows Best: Physician Endorsements, Public Opinion, and the Politics of CER.” Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 39: 171-209.

Dowling, Conor M., and Amber Wichowsky. 2013. “Does it Matter Who’s Behind the Curtain? Anonymity in Political Advertising and the Effects of Campaign Finance Disclosure.” American Politics Research 41: 965-996.

Gerber, Alan S., Gregory A. Huber, David Doherty, Conor M. Dowling, and Seth J. Hill. 2013. “Do Perceptions of Ballot Secrecy Influence Turnout? Results from a Field Experiment.” American Journal of Political Science 57: 537-551.

Gerber, Alan S., Gregory A. Huber, David Doherty, Conor M. Dowling, and Seth J. Hill. 2013. “Who Wants to Discuss Vote Choices with Others? Polarization in Preferences for Deliberation.” Public Opinion Quarterly77: 474-496.

Gerber, Alan S., Gregory A. Huber, David Doherty, Conor M. Dowling, and Costas Panagopoulos. 2013. “Big Five Personality Traits and Responses to Persuasive Appeals: Evidence from Voter Turnout Experiments.” Political Behavior 35: 687-728.

Gerber, Alan S., Gregory A. Huber, David Doherty, and Conor M. Dowling. 2013. “Assessing the Stability of Psychological and Political Survey Measures.” American Politics Research 41: 54-75.

Gerber, Alan S., Gregory A. Huber, David Doherty, and Conor M. Dowling. 2013. “Is There a Secret Ballot? Ballot Secrecy Perceptions and Their Implications for Voting Behaviour.” British Journal of Political Science 43: 77-102.

Krupnikov, Yanna, and Conor M. Dowling. 2016. “The Effects of Negative Advertising.” In Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics. Ed.

Dowling, Conor M. 2016. “Idiocracy: Do You Need To Be Informed To Vote in a Democracy?” In Poli Sci Fi: An Introduction to Political Science through Science Fiction. Michael A. Allen and Justin S. Vaughn (eds.). Routledge.

Gerber, Alan S., Kevin Arceneaux, Cheryl Boudreau, Conor M. Dowling, and D. Sunshine Hillygus. 2015. “Reporting Balance Tables, Response Rates and Manipulation Checks in Experimental Research: A Reply from the Committee that Prepared the Reporting Guidelines.” Journal of Experimental Political Science 2: 216-229.

Gerber, Alan S., Kevin Arceneaux, Cheryl Boudreau, Conor M. Dowling, D. Sunshine Hillygus, Thomas R. Palfrey, Daniel R. Biggers, and David J. Hendry. 2014. “Reporting Guidelines for Experimental Research: A Report from the Experimental Research Section Standards Committee.” Journal of Experimental Political Science 1: 81-98.

Doherty, David, Conor M. Dowling, and Michael G. Miller. 2014. “Does Time Heal All Wounds? Scandals and the Passage of Time.” PS: Political Science & Politics, Symposium 47: 357-366.

Carter, Jeff, Michael Bernhard, and Timothy Nordstrom.  “Communist  Legacies and Democratic Survival in a Comparative  Perspective:  Liability or Advantage?”  Accepted at East European Politics & Societies and Cultures.

Carter, Jeff. “The Political Cost of War Mobilization in Democracies and Dictatorships.”  at the Journal of Conflict Resolution. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0022002715620469

Carter, Jeff and Glenn Palmer. “Regime Type and Interstate War Finance.” Forthcoming at Foreign Policy Analysis. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/fpa/orw021

Lemke, Douglas and Jeff Carter.   2016.  “Birth Legacies, State Making, and War.”   Journal of Politics. 78(2): 497-511. http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/684631

Carter, Jeff and Glenn Palmer.  2015. “Keeping the Schools Open while the Troops are Away: Regime Type, Interstate War,  and Government  Spending.”  International  Studies Quarterly. 59(1): 145-157. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/isqu.12160

Love, Greg “Trust Measurement Validity and Reliability in a Cross-National Context.” (with Ryan E. Carlin and Conal Smith). Forthcoming, OECD Statistics Working Papers Series.

Love, Greg “Trust and Cooperation in Representative Democracies: Partisanship, Stereotypes and Polarization.” (with Ryan E. Carlin).  2016, British Journal of Political Science.

Ryan E. Carlin and Gregory J. Love “Political Competition, Partisanship and Interpersonal Trust in Electoral Democracies”,  British Journal of Political Science / FirstView Article / January 2016, pp 1 – 25 DOI: 10.1017/S0007123415000526, Published online: http://journals.cambridge.org/abstract_S0007123415000526

Love, Greg “Who is the Latin American Voter?” (with Ryan E. Carlin) 2015, in The Latin American Voter eds. Ryan E. Carlin, Matthew Singer, and Elizabeth Zechmeister. University of Michigan Press.

Love, Greg “Security, Clarity of Responsibility, and Presidential Approval.” (with Ryan E. Carlin and Cecilia Martínez- Gallardo). 2015. Comparative Political Studies. 48:4.

Love, Greg “Cushioning the Fall: Political Scandals, Presidential Approval and the Economic Performance of the Government.” (with Ryan E. Carlin and Cecilia Martínez-Gallardo). 2015. Political Behavior. 37:1.

Love, Greg “Cushioning the Fall: Political Scandals, Presidential Approval and the Economic Performance of the Government.” (with Ryan E. Carlin and Cecilia Martínez-Gallardo). 2015. Political Behavior. 37:1.

Love Greg “When Natural Disasters Strengthen Democracy: The Case of Chile’s February 2010 Earthquake.” (with Ryan E. Carlin and Elizabeth J. Zechmeister). 2014. Political Research Quarterly. 67:3-15

Love, Greg  “Trust Shaken: Earthquake Damage & Interpersonal Trust in Comparative Perspective.” (with Ryan E. Carlin and Elizabeth J. Zechmeister). 2014. Comparative Politics. 46:4.

Love, Greg “When Natural Disasters Strengthen Democracy: The Case of Chile’s February 2010 Earthquake.” (with Ryan E. Carlin and Elizabeth J. Zechmeister). 2014. Political Research Quarterly. 67:3-15

Love, Greg  “What’s at Stake? A Veto-Player Theory of Voter Turnout.” (with Ryan E. Carlin) 2013. Electoral Studies. 32: 807-818.

Love, Greg  “The Politics of Interpersonal Trust: An Experimental Approach.” (with Ryan E. Carlin) 2013, Political Behavior v.35(1) 43-63.

Guo, Gang. Forthcoming 2016. “Domestic Migration, Benefit Spillovers, and Local Education Spending: Evidence from China 1993-2009.” Asia Pacific Journal of Education.

Guo, Gang. 2015. “Changes in Political Values in Mainland China since the 1990s: Evidence from Surveys.” Chapter 9 in Confucian Culture and Democracy, edited by John Fuh-sheng Hsieh, Pages 197-224. Singapore: World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd.

Wang, Qinghua and Gang Guo. 2015. “Yu Keping and the Chinese Intellectual Discourse on Good Governance.” The China Quarterly, Volume 224, December, Pages 985-1005.

Guo, Gang. 2015. Book review: “Lynette H. Ong. Prosper or Perish: Credit and Fiscal Systems in Rural China. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 2012, 232p.” Journal of Chinese Political Science, Volume 20, Issue 1, March, Pages 91-92.

Jones, Benjamin “Altering Capabilities or Imposing Costs? Intervention Strategy and Civil War Outcomes.” 2017. International Studies Quarterly, 61(1): 52-63.

Jones, Benjamin“Food Scarcity and State Vulnerability: Unpacking the Link Between Climate Change and Violent Social Unrest.” 2017. Journal of Peace Research, 54(3): 335-350, with Eleonora Mattiacci, and Bear F. Braumoeller.

Jones, Benjamin “Evaluating Conflict Dynamics: A Novel Empirical Approach to Stage Conceptions.” Forthcoming at the Journal of Conflict Resolution, with Shawna K. Metzger.

Jones, Benjamin “Surviving Phases: Introducing Multi-State Survival Models.” 2016.  Political Analysis, 24(4): 457-244, with Shawna K. Metzger.

Jones, Benjamin“Conflict Dynamics.” 2016Global Encyclopedia of Public Administration, Public Policy and Governance. Springer International Publishing, with Shawna K. Metzger.

Jones, Benjamin“(Nuclear) Change of Plans: What Explains Nuclear Reversals?” 2016. International Interactions, 42(3): 530-558, with Eleonora Mattiacci.

Jones, Benjamin “Altering Capabilities or Imposing Costs? Intervention Strategy and Civil War Outcomes.”  International Studies Quarterly.

Jones, Benjamin  “Conflict Dynamics.”  Global Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, Springer, with Shawna K. Metzger.Allen,

Allen, Susan Hannah and Carla Martinez Machain. Forthcoming. “Understanding the Impact of Air Power” Conflict Management and Peace Science.

Allen, Susan Hannah and Michael Flynn. Forthcoming. “Donor Government Ideology and Aid Bypass.” Foreign Policy Analysis

Allen, Susan Hannah and Amy T. Yuen. 2014. “The Politics of Peacekeeping: UN Security Council Oversight Across Peacekeeping Missions.” International Studies Quarterly 58 (3): 621-632.

Allen, Susan Hannah and Maryann Gallagher. 2013. “Presidential Personality: Not Just a Nuisance.” Foreign Policy Analysis 10 (1): 1-21.

Allen, Susan Hannah and David J. Lektzian. 2013. “Economic Sanctions: A Blunt Instrument?” Journal of Peace Research. 50(1): 121-135.

Cooper, Alice “The Dog that didn’t Bark:  Explaining Change in Germany’s Tobacco Control Policy at Home and in the EU” (with Paulette Kurzer), German Politics 25:4, 2016, pp. 541-560.

Cooper, Alice “Difficult Decisions:  The GAL and “Schwarz-Gruen” in Hamburg,  German Politics and Society, 32:4, 2014, pp. 1-20.

Cooper, Alice “Biased or not?  Organized Interests and the Case of EU Food Information Labeling” (with Paulette Kurzer),  Journal of European Public Policy, 20:5, 2013, pp. 722-740.

Cooper, Alice  “Hold the Croissant!  The European Union Declares War on Obesity,” (with Paulette Kurzer), Journal of European Social Policy 21:2, 2011, pp. 1-13.

Jonathan Winburn, Michael Henderson, and Conor M. Dowling. 2017. “From the Constituent’s Eye: Experimental Evidence on the District Selection Preferences of Individuals.” Political Research Quarterly 70: 32-41.

Sullivan, Jas M., Jonathan Winburn, and William E. Cross, Jr. Forthcoming. Dimensions of Blackness: Racial Identity and Political Beliefs. Albany, NY: SUNY Press. Under Contract.

Sullivan, Jas M. and Jonathan Winburn. 2011. The Louisiana Legislative Black Caucus: Race and Representation in the Pelican State. Baton Rouge: LSU Press.

Winburn, Jonathan. 2008. The Realities of Redistricting: Following the Rules and Limiting Gerrymandering in State Legislative Redistricting. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.

Carsey, Thomas, William Berry, and Jonathan Winburn. Forthcoming. “Rethinking the Normal Vote, the Personal Vote, and the Impact of Legislative Professionalism in U.S. State Legislative Elections.” State Politics and Policy Quarterly.

Sullivan, Jas M., Michael Henderson, Wayne Parent, and Jonathan Winburn. Forthcoming. “African Americans and American Values: Does South Matter?” Social Science Quarterly. doi:10.1111/ssqu.12394.

Winburn, Jonathan, Michael Henderson, and Conor Dowling. 2017. “From the Constituent’s Eye: Experimental Evidence on the District Selection Preferences of Individuals.” Political Research Quarterly. Vol 70, No. 1: 32-41.

Winburn, Jonathan, Amanda Winburn, and Ryan Niemeyer. 2014. “Media Coverage and Issue Visibility: State Legislative Responses to School Bullying.” Social Science Journal Vol. 51, No. 4: 514-522.

Sullivan, Jas M. and Jonathan Winburn. “The Role of Discrimination in Shaping the Presence and Strength of Linked Fate.” in Meaning-Making, Internalized Racism, and African American Identity, eds. Jas M. Sullivan and William Cross, Jr. Albany, NY: SUNY Press.

Winburn, Jonathan. 2015. “Effects of Redistricting on Legislative Elections.” in Jigsaw Politics in the Sunshine State, ed. Seth C. McKee. Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida: 225-241.

Winburn, Jonathan. 2016. “Promises and Pitfalls of State Legislative Data.” The Legislative Scholar (The Newsletter of the Legislative Studies Section of the American Political Science Association) Vol. 1, No. 2: 22-24.

Carter, Jeff, Michael Bernhard, and Timothy  Nordstrom.  “Communist  Legacies and Democratic Survival in a Comparative  Perspective:  Liability or Advantage?”  Accepted at East European Politics & Societies and Cultures.

Carter, Jeff. “The Political Cost of War Mobilization in Democracies and Dictatorships.” the Journal of Conflict Resolution http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0022002715620469

Carter, Jeff and Glenn Palmer. “Regime Type and Interstate War Finance.” Forthcoming at Foreign Policy Analysis. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/fpa/orw021

Lemke, Douglas and Jeff Carter.   2016.  “Birth Legacies, State Making, and War.”   Journal of Politics. 78(2): 497-511. http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/684631

Carter, Jeff and Glenn Palmer.  2015. “Keeping the Schools Open while the Troops are Away: Regime Type, Interstate War,  and Government  Spending.”  International  Studies Quarterly. 59(1): 145-157. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/isqu.12160

Zeira, Yael, 2017,“Recognition Matters! UN State Status and Attitudes Towards Territorial Compromise” (with Nadav Shelef). The Journal of Conflict Resolution 61(3): 537-563.

Zeira, Yael, 2016, “The Effects of Authoritarian Iconography: An Experimental Test” (with Sarah Bush, Aaron Erlich, and Lauren Prather). Comparative Political Studies 49(13): 1704-1738.

Zeira, Yael, The Revolution Within: State Institutions and Unarmed Resistance in Palestine

Zeira, Yael, “From the Schools to the Streets: Education and Anti-Regime  Resistance in the West Bank” Forthcoming 2018

Zeira, Yael, “International  recognition and support for violence among nonpartisans” (with Nadav G. Shelef, under review) Forthcoming 2018

Zeira, Yael, “Exploring the Determinants of Early Marriage in the Muslim World” (with Lisa Blaydes and Jeremy Weinstein) Forthcoming 2018

Marvin King, Neoliberalism and Higher Education Funding: Politics or Economics? Submitted to Journal of Education Finance Forthcoming 2018

King, Marvin P. Jr. 2011. The Continued Relevance of the Congressional Black Caucus: A Study of Bill Preference.” Politics & Policy 39: 421-439

Allen, Marcus and Marvin P. King, Jr. Winter 2010-2011. “The Electoral Geography of Black Electoral Success.” American Review of Politics 31: 333-356

McLean, Stephanie and Marvin P. King, Jr. 2011. “The American Path to Democracy,” in Democratization in Theory and Practice, ed. Mary Fran T. Malone. Continuum Books: New York

Ryan C. Black, Ryan J. Owens, and Miles T. Armaly.  2016. “A Well-Traveled Lot: A Research Note on Judicial Travel by U.S. Supreme Court Justices.” Justice System Journal.

Fudge, Daniel and Sue Ann Skipworth. 2017. “Kids in the Capitol: Improving Civic Literacy Through Experiential Learning.” Learning: Research and Practice 3(2): 163-167.