Friday, November 10
9.00am-9.10am Introductory remarks
9.10am-9.55am Ruth Dassonneville Université de Montréal and Ian McAllister, Australian National University, "Gender, Political Knowledge and Descriptive Representation: The Impact of Long-Term Socialization"; Supplementary materials
9.55am-10.40am Gemma Dipoppa, University of Pennsylvania and Gianmarco Daniele, University of Barcelona, "Mafia, Elections and Violence Against Politicians"
11.00am-11.45am Konstantinos Matakos, King's College London, Dominik Hangartner, London School of Economics, Elias Dinas, University of Oxford, Moritz Marbach, University of Zurich and Dimitrios Xefteris, University of Cyprus, "The Impact of the Refugee Crisis on Attitudes, Policy Preferences, and Political Engagement of Natives"
11.45am-12.30pm Alexander Coppock, Yale University and Don Green, Columbia University, "Do Belief Systems Exhibit Dynamic Constraint?"
12.30pm-2.00pm Lunch and poster session.
2.00pm-2.45pm Getting published—notes from the editor.
David Peterson, editor Political Behavior and Peter Loewen, former editor Canadian Journal of Political Science
2.45pm-3.30pm Volha Charnysh, Princeton University, "Diversity, Institutions, and Economic Development: Post-WWII Displacement in Poland"
3.45pm-4.30pm Ricardo Pique, Ryerson University, Fernando Aragon, Simon Fraser University and Alexey Makarin, Northwestern University, "The Effect of Party Geographic Scope on Government Outcomes: Evidence from Peruvian Municipalities"
6.00pm— Dinner for registered participants
Saturday, November 11
10.00am-10.45am Laura Stephenson, University of Western Ontario, Sona Golder, Penn State, Karine Van Der Straeten, Toulouse School of Economics and Kostanca Dhima, Texas A&M, "Affinity Voting Across Electoral Systems"
10.45am-11.30am Jonathan Woon, University of Pittsburgh, "Political Lie Detection"
11.45am-12.30pm David Broockman, Stanford University and Evan J. Soltas, University of Oxford, "A Natural Experiment on Taste-Based Racial and Ethnic Discrimination in Elections"
2.00pm-2.45pm Noam Gidron, Princeton University and Ryan Enos, Harvard University, "Exclusion and Cooperation in Diverse Societies: Experimental Evidence from Israel"
2.45pm-3.30pm Ryan Moore, American University and Brian Hamel, UCLA, "Information Seeking and Voter Turnout: Evidence from Search Data"
3.45pm-4.30pm Vincent Pons, Harvard Business School and Clémence Tricaud, Ecole Polytechnique Paris, "Expressive Voting and Its Cost: Evidence from Runoffs with Two or Three Candidates"
Airo Hino, Waseda University, "The Spiral of Silence and the Crescendo of Voices: Opinion Expression after Fukushima Nuclear Crisis"
Charles Crabtree, University of Michigan (with D. Alex Hughes, Micah Gell-Redman, Natarajan Krishnaswami, Diana Rodenberger and Guillermo Monge), "Who gets to vote? New evidence of discrimination among local election officials"
David Peterson, Iowa State University (with Max Allamong), "Screw those guys: Empathy, polarization, and attitudes about health care reform in the US"
Eric Guntermann, University of Gothenburg, "Heterogeneous Priming in the 2016 Election: Did Linguistic Proximity Influence Candidate Evaluations?"
Felix Hartmann, University of Gothenburg, "Programmatic Redistribution and Incumbent Voting: Experimental Evidence"
Jordi Muñoz, University of Barcelona (with Albert Falcó-Gimeno and Roberto Pannico), "Bullets & Ballots: Exposure to Terrorist Attacks and Support for the Incumbent"
Justin Reeves, Harvard University (with Daniel Smith), "Getting to Know Her: Information and Gender Bias in Preferential Voting Systems"
Liran Harsgor, University of Toronto, "(In)Security during formative years: Long-term cohort effects on political attitudes"
Love Christensen, University of Gothenburg, "Attitude Formation under Endogenous Uncertainty: Risk Preferences, Cheap Talk, and Credibility"
Mark Pickup, Simon Fraser University (with Erik Kimbrough, Eline de Rooij), "The Self-Reinforcing Effects of Political Identity Based Norms"
Mateo Vasquez, New York University (with Jorge Gallego, Kevin Munger and Juan Martinez), "Tweeting for Peace: Experimental Evidence from the 2016 Colombian Plebiscite"
Megan Metzger, University of Wisconsin-Madison (with Jennifer Larson), "Social Media Networks, Non-Local Actors and Information Environments During Protest: Evidence from Ukraine's EuroMaidan"
Nicholas Haas, New York University, "Deceptive Self-Signals in an Age of Polarization: Activating Political Identity to Distinguish Oneself and Affirm a Positive Self-Image"
Scott Tyson, University of Michigan (with Kai Ou), "Informed and Engaged: A Strategic Tension in the Democratic Ideal"
Vincent Hopkins, Simon Fraser University, "Information Polarization in Parliament: How Lobbying Networks Respond to Changes in the Policy Agenda"