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Elections, Public Opinion, and Voting Behavior Section Award Recipients


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Best Paper Award
The Best Paper Award is given for the best paper delivered at the previous year's APSA Annual Meeting.

2016

David A.M. Peterson, Iowa State University
"Macrointerest: The Public as Attentive Gods of Vengeance but Lazy Gods of Reward (with Apologies to V.O. Key.)"
Kyle Saunders, Colorado State University
"Macrointerest: The Public as Attentive Gods of Vengeance but Lazy Gods of Reward (with Apologies to V.O. Key.)"
Scott McClurg, Southern Illinois University
"Macrointerest: The Public as Attentive Gods of Vengeance but Lazy Gods of Reward (with Apologies to V.O. Key.)"
Joanne Miller, University of Minnesota
"Macrointerest: The Public as Attentive Gods of Vengeance but Lazy Gods of Reward (with Apologies to V.O. Key.)"

2015

Samara Klar, University of Arizona
“When Common Identities Fuel Affective Polarization: An Experimental Study of Democratic and Republican Women.”

2014

Thomas Wood, University of Chicago
"County Line and Prime Time: A Presidential Campaign as a Lab for Advertising Effects."


2013

Jens Hainmueller, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"The Hidden American Immigration Consensus: A Conjoint Analysis of Attitudes toward Immigrants"
Daniel Hopkins, Georgetown University
"The Hidden American Immigration Consensus: A Conjoint Analysis of Attitudes toward Immigrants"

2012

James Druckman, Northwestern University
"Framing and Biased Information Search"
Jordan Fein, Northwestern University
"Framing and Biased Information Search"
Thomas Leeper, Northwestern University
"Framing and Biased Information Search"

2011

Michael Tomz, Stanford University
Candidate Repositioning

2010

Deborah Brooks, Dartmouth College
A War of One's Own: Understanding the Gender Gap in Support for War
Benjamin Valentino, Dartmouth College
A War of One's Own: Understanding the Gender Gap in Support for War

2009

Deborah Schildkraut, Tufts University
"Immigrant Resentment: When The Work Ethnic Backfires"

2007

Dennis Chong, Northwestern University
"Democratic Competition and Public Opinion"
James Druckman, Northwestern University
"Democratic Competition and Public Opinion"

2006

Larry Bartels, Princeton University
"What's the Matter with What's the Matter with Kansas?: Class, Culture, and Presidential Voting, 1952-2004"

2005

David Campbell, University of Notre Dame
"Community Heterogeneity and Participation"

2004

Larry Bartels, Princeton University
"Homer Gets a Tax Cut: Inequality and Public Policy in the American Mind"

2003

George Bizer, Ohio State University
"Impact of Personality on Political Beliefs Attitutes, and Behavior: Need for Cognition and Need to Evaluate"
Allyson Holbrook, Ohio State University
"Impact of Personality on Political Beliefs Attitutes, and Behavior: Need for Cognition and Need to Evaluate"
Derek Rucker, Ohio State University
"Impact of Personality on Political Beliefs Attitutes, and Behavior: Need for Cognition and Need to Evaluate"
Jon Krosnick, Ohio State University
"Impact of Personality on Political Beliefs Attitutes, and Behavior: Need for Cognition and Need to Evaluate"
Richard Petty, Ohio State University
"Impact of Personality on Political Beliefs Attitutes, and Behavior: Need for Cognition and Need to Evaluate"
S. Christian Wheeler, Ohio State University
"Impact of Personality on Political Beliefs Attitutes, and Behavior: Need for Cognition and Need to Evaluate"

2002

Martin Cohen, University of California at Los Angeles
"Beating Reform: The Resurgence of Parties in Presidential Nomination, 1980 to 2000."
David Karol, University of California at Los Angeles
"Beating Reform: The Resurgence of Parties in Presidential Nomination, 1980 to 2000."
 Hans Noel, University of California at Los Angeles
"Beating Reform: The Resurgence of Parties in Presidential Nomination, 1980 to 2000."
John Zaller, University of California at Los Angeles
"Beating Reform: The Resurgence of Parties in Presidential Nomination, 1980 to 2000."

2001

James Glaser, Tufts University
"Of White Voters and Black Schools"

2000

Robert Huckfeldt, Indiania University
"Political Environments, Micro-environments, and the Dynamics of Political Preference"
 John Sprague, Washington University
"Political Environments, Micro-environments, and the Dynamics of Political Preference"

1999

Stan Humphries, University of Virginia
"The Impact of Economic Structure on Social Capital and Civic Engagement"

1997

Richard Johnston, University of British Colombia
"The 1993 Canadian Election: Realignment, Dealignment or Something Else?"
André Blais, University of Montreal
"The 1993 Canadian Election: Realignment, Dealignment or Something Else?"
Henry Brady, University of California, Berkeley
"The 1993 Canadian Election: Realignment, Dealignment or Something Else?"
Elisabeth Gidengil, McGill University
"The 1993 Canadian Election: Realignment, Dealignment or Something Else?"
Neil Nevitte, University of Toronto
"The 1993 Canadian Election: Realignment, Dealignment or Something Else?"

1996

Henry Brady, University of California, Berkeley
"Prospecting for Participants: Rational Expectations and the Recruitment of Political Activists"
 Kay Schlozman, Boston College
"Prospecting for Participants: Rational Expectations and the Recruitment of Political Activists"
Sidney Verba, Harvard University
"Prospecting for Participants: Rational Expectations and the Recruitment of Political Activists"

1995

Stanley Feldman, SUNY- Stony Brook
Karen Stenner, SUNY-Stony Brook
"Order, Threat, and Political Intolerance"


Emerging Scholar Award
The Emerging Scholar Award is awarded to the top scholar in the field who is within 10 years of her or his Ph.D.

2016

Yanna Krupnikov, Stony Brook University
Neil Malhotra, Stanford University

2015

Chris Karpowitz, Brigham Young University
Mona Lena Krook, Rutgers University

2014

Catherine De Vries, University of Oxford
Daniel Hopkins, Georgetown University

2013

Gabriel Lenz, University of California, Berkeley
Betsy Sinclair, University of Chicago

2012

Thomas Rudolph, University of Illinois
Kevin Arceneaux, Temple University

2011

Cindy Kam, Vanderbilt University
Sara Hobolt, University of Oxford

2010

James Fowler, University of California, San Diego

2009

Ted Brader, University of Michigan

2007

Adam Berinsky, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Thomas Rudolph, University of Illinois

2006

Stephen Nicholson, University of California, Merced
Joshua Tucker, Princeton University

2005

James Druckman, University of Minnesota

2004

Marc Hetherington, Bowdoin College
Emerging Scholar Award

2003

Darren Davis, University of Michigan

2001

Janet Box-Steffensmeier, Ohio State University
R. Alvarez, California Institute of Technology

2000

Christopher Anderson, Binghamton University- SUNY

1999

Wendy Rahn, University of Minnesota

1996

Jeffery Mondak, University of Pittsburgh
Arthur Lupia, University of California, San Diego


John Sullivan Award
The John Sullivan Award for the best paper by a graduate student on a panel sponsored by the APSA Organized Section on Elections, Public Opinion, and Voting Behavior at the previous APSA Annual Meeting.

2015

Stephen Utych, Vanderbilt University
"Human or Not? Political Rhetoric and Foreign Policy Attitudes"

2013

Alexander Theodoridis, University of California, Merced
"It’s My Party: Partisan Intensity through the Lens of Implicit Identity"

2010

Elias Dinas, European University Institute
The More You Try the Less It Sticks: Parental Politicization and the Endurance of Partisan Transmission Through the Family

2009

Christopher Stout, University of California, Irvine
"Ashamed Not to Vote for an African American; Ashamed to Vote for a Woman: An Analysis of the Bradley Effect from 1982-2006"
Reuben Kline, University of California, Irvine
"Ashamed Not to Vote for an African American; Ashamed to Vote for a Woman: An Analysis of the Bradley Effect from 1982-2006"


Philip E. Converse Book Award
The Philip E. Converse Book Award is given for an outstanding book in the field published at least five years before.

2016

Marc Hetherington, Vanderbilt University
Authoritarianism and Polarization in American Politics. Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Jonathan Weiler, University of North Carolina
Authoritarianism and Polarization in American Politics. Cambridge University Press, 2009.

2015

Robert Huckfeldt, University of California, Davis
Citizens, Politics and Social Communication: Information and Influence in an Election Campaign
John Sprague, Washington University in St. Louis
Citizens, Politics and Social Communication: Information and Influence in an Election Campaign

2014

Martin Gilens, Princeton University
Why Americans Hate Welfare: Race, Media, and the Politics of Antipoverty Policy. University of Chicago Press, 2009

2013

John Mueller, Ohio State University
War, Presidents and Public Opinion (New York: Wiley, 1973)

2012

Edward Carmines, Indiana University, Bloomington
Issue Evolution: Race and the Transformation of American Politics (Princeton University Press, 1989)
James Stimson, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Issue Evolution: Race and the Transformation of American Politics (Princeton University Press, 1989)

2011

Paul Sniderman, Stanford University
Reasoning and Choice: Explorations in Political Psychology
Richard Brody, Stanford University
Reasoning and Choice: Explorations in Political Psychology
Philip Tetlock, University of Pennylvania
Reasoning and Choice: Explorations in Political Psychology

2010

Robert Erikson, Columbia University
Statehouse Democracy: Public Opinion and Policy in the American States
Gerald Wright, Indiana University, Bloomington
Statehouse Democracy: Public Opinion and Policy in the American States
John McIver, University of Colorado, Boulder
Statehouse Democracy: Public Opinion and Policy in the American States

2009

Steven Rosenstone, University of Minnesota
Mobilization, Participation, and Democracy in American (New York: MacMillan)
John Hansen, University of Chicago
Mobilization, Participation, and Democracy in American (New York: MacMillan)

2007

Sidney Verba, Harvard University
Voice and Equality: Civic Voluntarism and American Politics
Kay Schlozman, Boston College
Voice and Equality: Civic Voluntarism and American Politics
Henry Brady, University of California, Berkeley
Voice and Equality: Civic Voluntarism and American Politics

2006

James Piereson, Manhattan Institute
Political Tolerance and American Democracy (University of Chicago Press, 1982)
George Marcus, Williams College
Political Tolerance and American Democracy (University of Chicago Press, 1982)
John Sullivan, University of Minnesota-Minneapolis
Political Tolerance and American Democracy (University of Chicago Press, 1982)

2005

Stanley Presser, University of Maryland
Questions and Answers in Attitude Surveys: Experiments on Question Form, Wording, and Context. NY: Academic Press, 1981.
Howard Schumann, University of Michigan
Questions and Answers in Attitude Surveys: Experiments on Question Form, Wording, and Context. NY: Academic Press, 1981

2004

Shanto Iyengar, Stanford University
Co-Authored with Donald Kinder: News that Matters: Television and American Public Opinion (University of Chicago Press, 1987)
Donald Kinder, University of Michigan
Co-Authored with Shanto Iyengar: News that Matters: Television and American Public Opinion (University of Chicago Press, 1987)
John Hansen, University of Chicago
Mobilization, Participation, and Democracy in American (New York: MacMillan)

2003

Benjamin Page, Northwestern University
The Rational Public
Robert Shapiro, Columbia University
The Rational Public

2002

Morris Fiorina, Stanford University
Retrospective Voting in American National Elections

2001

James Stimson, University of North Carolina
Public Opinion in America: Moods, Cycles, and Swings

2000

John Zaller, University of California, Los Angeles
The Nature and Origins of Mass Opinions (Cambridge University Press, 1992)

1999

Anthony Downs, The Brookings Institution
An Economic Theory of Democracy (Harper and Row, 1957)


Warren E. Miller Award
The Warren E. Miller Prize is awarded every two or three years for an outstanding career of intellectual accomplishment and service to the profession in the Elections, Public Opinion, and Voting Behavior field.

2016

John Aldrich, Duke University

2014

Larry Bartels, Vanderbilt University

2012

Donald Kinder, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

2010

James Stimson, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

2006

Morris Fiorina, Stanford University

2004

M. Jennings, University of California-Santa Barbara
Warren Miller Prize

2000

Sidney Verba, Harvard University

1995

Warren Miller, Arizona State University

 


Best Article in Political Behavior Award
This award is for the best article published in Political Behavior in the previous calendar year.

2016

Cecilia Mo, Vanderbilt University
"The Consequences of Explicit and Implicit Gender Attitudes and Candidate Quality in the Calculation of Voters."

2015

Yanna Krupnikov, Stony Brook University
"The Relationship Between Campaign Negativity, Gender and Campaign Context"
Cecilia Mo, Vanderbilt University
"The Relationship Between Campaign Negativity, Gender and Campaign Context"


Graduate Student Travel Awards
Multiple grants awarded to graduate students who are authors or co-authors of papers on a panel or poster session sponsored by the section at the Annual Meeting.

2015

Katherine Haenschen, University of Texas at Austin

2015

Ju Yeon Park, New York University

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