News - 2021

Friday, Apr 2, 2021

CSDP's web panel on Black Women and American Democracy, organized by Corrine McConnaughy, was held on March 31, 2021. To view the video recording of this event, visit here....

Tuesday, Mar 30, 2021

A new paper by Andrew Guess, assistant professor of politics and CSDP faculty associate, uses a combination of experimentation and computational social science techniques to study the long-term consequences of exposure to partisan news. The consequences of online partisan media (...

Wednesday, Mar 24, 2021
We are delighted to introduce the 2021-2022 fellows in the Center for the Study of Democratic Politics
Wednesday, Mar 24, 2021

Paul Frymer, Professor of Politics and a CSDP faculty associate, talked with Diane Rehm on her WAMU/NPR show. Is The US Ready For 51 States? Or Even 52? Frymer discusses the arguments for and against expanding the Union, and how these efforts compare to how the country added states in the past.

Friday, Feb 12, 2021

The Washington Post features a new ground-breaking study by Jonathan Mummolo and co-authors that finds that diversity in law enforcement can lead to improvements in how police...

Monday, Jan 25, 2021

Omar Wasow, assistant professor of politics and CSDP faculty associate, is featured on Irish Times' World View podcast.

Monday, Jan 25, 2021

FiveThirtyEight features John Kastellec in an examination of how the lack of diversity among judges affects how the judiciary is viewed and judicial outcomes: It Will Be Tough For Biden To...

Thursday, Jan 14, 2021

The first annual Shepsle Prize has been awarded to Patricia Kirkland for the best article in the Journal of Political Institutions and Political Economy. Her award-winning paper, Mayoral Candidates, Social Class, and Representation in American Cities, was published in March,...

Tuesday, Jan 12, 2021

Lauren Wright, Associate Research Scholar and Lecturer in Politics and Public Affairs at Princeton University, appeared on CNBC to discuss impending impeachment.

Monday, Jan 11, 2021

Paul Frymer, professor of politics and CSDP faculty associate, is quoted in The Washington Post's analysis of how the capitol breach and Democratic control of the Senate will affect likelihood of D.C. and...