Working Papers

"Parsing Party Polarization in Congress" (with Dan Moskowitz and Jon Rogowski) 2019

 

"Leadership Power in Congress, 1890-2014: Evidence from PAC Contributions and Newspaper Coverage" (with Pamela Ban and Daniel Moskowitz) 2019

 

"Who Runs for Congress? A Study of State Legislators and Congressional Polarization" (with Andrew Hall and Connor Phillips) 2019

 

"The Effects of Citizens United on U.S. State and Federal Elections" (with Maria Petrova and Andrei Simonov) 2019

 

"The Changing Relative Power of Party Leaders in Congress"

Pamela Ban, Daniel Moskowitz 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

"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

"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