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Tali Mendelberg's Research Highlighted in New York Times Opinionator
Oct. 14, 2015

Tali Mendelberg's work on the "norm of racial equality" was highlighted in an opinion piece in the New York Times' The Stone opinion series titled Democracy and the Demagogue. The…

Heinz Eulau Award to Carles Boix for Best APSR Paper
Sept. 22, 2015

Professor Carles Boix, Robert Garrett Professor in Politics, Professor of Politics and Public Affairs, and CSDP Faculty Associate received the 2015 Heinz Eulau Award for his paper "Bones of Contention: The Political Economy of Height Inequality (with…

Achen Talks Voters and Democracy with Princeton Alumni Weekly
Sept. 17, 2015

Christopher Achen, Roger Williams Straus Professor of Social Sciences, Professor of Politics, and CSDP Faculty Associate, discussed voters' party loyalties, identity, and decision-making with Princeton Alumni Weekly in its "Life of fhe Mind" series. Swaying Voters: Hazy…

Canes-Wrone Featured in WSJ
Sept. 11, 2015
Brandice Canes-Wrone's work on the impact of impending elections on the housing market was featured in the Wall Street Journal.
Meredith Sadin's Dissertation Named Best in Experimental Research about Politics
July 17, 2015
Meredith Sadin, former CSDP-affiliated graduate student and Politics PhD '14, has won the Best Dissertation Award from the Experimental Research Section of the American Politicial Science Association.
Rogers wins APSA's Wm. Anderson Award and Christopher Mooney Award
July 13, 2015
Steve Rogers, Politics Ph.D.. former CSDP-affiliated graduate student, and a new assistant professor at Saint Louis University, has won two APSA awards for his dissertation, "Accountability in a Federal System."
McCarty and Rogers Paper Named Best in State Politics and Policy
July 13, 2015
Nolan McCarty and Steve Rogers' AJPS article "A Primary Cause of Partisanship:Nomination Systems and Legislator Ideology," (coauthored with Seth Masket, Eric McGhee, and Boris Shor), has won the APSA State Politics and Policy Best Journal Article Award for 2015
Megan Francis (PhD '08) Wins 2015 APSA Bunche Award
June 16, 2015
Former Princeton Politics and CSDP graduate student, Megan Francis, was awarded the American Political Science Association's 2015 Ralph J. Bunche Award. Awarded annually for the best scholarly work in political science that explores the phenomenon of ethnic and cultural pluralism, the award recognizes Megan's book, Civil Rights and the Making of the Modern American State (Cambridge University Press, 2014).
Wasow Work on Protests Featured in Washington Post
May 12, 2015
Omar Wasow's research, examining how nonviolent vs. violent black protests affect white voting behavior, is the topic of an article in the Washington Post, Have black protests helped or hurt the Democratic Party?
PhD Candidate Matthew Incantalupo wins APSA Law and Courts Section award for best conference paper
April 22, 2015
CSDP-affiliated graduate student Matthew Incantalupo (and co-authors Ben Bishin, Tom Hayes, and Tony Smith) have won the APSA Law and Courts Section award for Best Conference Paper.