Working Papers

"The Changing Relative Power of Party Leaders in Congress"

Pamela Ban, Daniel Moskowitz and James M. Snyder

February 2016

Article

"Party Polarization in Legislatures with Officce-Motivated Candidates"

Mattias Polborn and James M. Snyder

February 2016

Article

"Political Advertising in Consolidating Democracies: Radio Ads, Clientelism, and Political Development in Mexico"

Horacio Larreguy, John Marshall and James M. Snyder

May 2014

Article

"Challenger Quality and the Incumbency Advantage"

Pamela Ban, Elena Llaudet and James M. Snyder

February 2014

Article

"Elections and the Quality of Public Officials: Evidence from U.S. State Courts"

Claire S.H. Lim and James M. Snyder

February 2014

Article

"Candidate Ideology and Electoral Success"

Andrew B. Hall and James M. Snyder

June 2013

Article

"The Direct Primary and Candidate-Centered Voting in U.S. Elections"

Shigeo Hirano and James M. Snyder

July, 2011

directprimariescandidatectr.votinguselect..pdf

"A Simple Explanation for Bias at the 50-50 Threshold in RDD Studies Based on Close Elections"

Olle Folke, Shiego Hirano, and James M. Snyder

May, 2011

asimplerdd.5.31.pdf

"Optimal Market Restrictions in Professional Sports"

William R. Dougan and James M. Snyder, Jr. 

1st version, March,1994; this version, April, 2004

5.opt_.mkt_.restrictions.pdf

 "Campaign Finance Regulations and the Return on Investment From Campaign Contributions" 

 Stephen Ansolabehere, James M. Snyder, Jr., and Michiko Ueda 

August, 2004 

8._cf.return.regs_.pdf

 "Does TV Advertising Explain the Rise of Campaign Spending? A Study of Campaign Spending and Broadcast Advertising Prices in US House Elections the 1990s and the 1970s"

Stephen Ansolabehere, Alan S. Gerber, and James M. Snyder, Jr.

9.tv_spending12.pdf