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Wong, Cara, Jake Bowers, Daniel Rubenson, Mark Fredrickson and Ashlea Rundlett. "Maps in People's Heads as a New Measure for Context," conditionally accepted at Political Science Research and Methods.

Blais, André, Peter Loewen, Daniel Rubenson, Laura Stephenson and Elisabeth Gidengil. Forthcoming. "Information on Party Strength and Strategic Voting: Evidence of Non-Effects From a Randomized Experiment," in John Aldrich, André Blais and Laura Stephenson (Eds) The Many Faces of Strategic Voting, University of Michigan Press.

Soroka, Stuart, Peter Loewen, Patrick Fournier and Daniel Rubenson. 2016. "The Impact of News Photos on Support for Military Action," Political Communication, 33(4), 563-84.
[Replication archive]

Dewan, Torun, Macartan Humphreys and Daniel Rubenson. 2014. "Elements of Political Persuasion: Content, Contact or Cue," The Economic Journal, 124(574), F257-92.
[Background information and material; Replication archive]

Blais, André and Daniel Rubenson. 2013. "The Source of Turnout Decline: New Values or New Contexts?" Comparative Political Studies, 46(1), 95-117.

Dowding, Keith, Peter John and Daniel Rubenson. 2012. "Geographic Mobility, Social Connections and Turnout," Journal of Elections, Public Opinion and Parties, 22(2), 109-22.

Loewen, Peter, Daniel Rubenson and Arthur Spirling. 2012. "Testing the Power of Arguments in Referendums: A Bradley-Terry Approach," Electoral Studies, 31(1), 212-21.

"Experiments," in Keith Archer And Loleen Berdahl, Explorations: Conducting Empirical Research in Canadian Political Science (2nd edition), Toronto: Oxford University Press, 200-11.

Loewen, Peter and Daniel Rubenson. 2011. "For Want of a Nail: Direct Mail and Negative Persuasion in a Leadership Campaign," Party Politics, 17(1), 45-65.

De La O, Ana and Daniel Rubenson. 2010. "Strategies for Dealing with Nonoverlapping Units of Assignment and Outcome Measurement in Field Experiments," The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 628(1), 189-99.

Loewen, Peter, Daniel Rubenson and Leonard Wantchekon. 2010. "Help Me Help You: Conducting Field Experiments with Political Elites," The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 628(1), 165-75.

Rubenson, Daniel, Andre Blais, Elisabeth Gidengil, Neil Nevitte and Patrick Fournier. 2007. "Does Low Turnout Matter? Evidence from the 2000 Canadian General Election," Electoral Studies, 26(3), 589-97.

Rubenson, Daniel, Andre Blais, Patrick Fournier, Elisabeth Gidengil and Neil Nevitte. 2004. "Accounting for the Age Gap in Turnout," Acta Politica, 39(4), 407-21.

Bergh, Andreas and Daniel Rubenson. 2001. "Tennis och Politik: Är Deltagadande en Dygd?"[Tennis and Politics: Is Political Participation a Virtue?], in Jesper Strömbäck (ed.), En Uthållig Demokrati? Sju Repliker till Demokratiutredningen [Reflections on the Future of Swedish Democracy], Uppsala: Uppsala Publishing House, 12-41 [Swedish].

Work under review

Wantchekon, Leonard, Gabriel López-Moctezuma, Thomas Fujiwara, Cecilia Pe Lero and Daniel Rubenson. "Policy Deliberation and Voting Behavior: A Campaign Experiment in the Philippines," revise and resubmit at the American Journal of Political Science

Loewen, Peter and Daniel Rubenson (Eds). Duty and Choice: Voter Turnout and Choice in the World's Electoral Systems, revised and resubmitted at University of Toronto Press.

Book project

Loewen, Peter, Daniel Rubenson and Royce Koop. Leadership and Expectations: Local and National Conditions in the 2015 Canadian Election, under contract with University of Toronto Press.

Working papers

Rubenson, Daniel and Peter Loewen. "Property Rights and Trust"

Rubenson, Daniel and Peter Loewen. "Exogenous Institutional Variation and Sudden Changes in Social Preferences: Evidence From a Property Rights Field Experiment"

Wong, Cara, Jake Bowers, Daniel Rubenson, Mark Fredrickson and Ashlea Rundlett. "Do You See What I See? Pseudoenvironments, Ethnic Diversity, and Social Capital"

Dawes, Christopher, Daniel Rubenson and Nick Obradovich. "Marathon Performance and Political Participation"

Rubenson, Daniel and Richard Walker. "Interaction and Malefaction"