Canes-Wrone on Not Another Politics Podcast: Do Americans Want Moderates or Extremists?

July 2, 2021

Brandice Canes-Wrone was the featured guest on Not Another Politics Podcast (University of Chicago) discussing her research, co-authored with Michael Kistner, that shows that moderates may have better chances of getting elected than extremists: Out of Step and Still in Office? Incumbent and Challenger Accountability in Congressional Elections across Time.

Brandice Canes-Wrone is the Donald E. Stokes Professor of Public and International Affairs and Professor of Politics at Princeton University and Director of the Center for the Study of Democratic Politics (CSDP).

Michael Kistner is a PhD candidate in Politics and Social Policy and a CSDP-affiliated graduate student at Princeton University. Beginning in fall of 2021, he will be starting as Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Houston.