News - 2021

Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021

Frances Lee, with her co-author James Curry, penned an op-ed in The New York Times on the Democrats' difficulties moving their legislative agenda forward, There's a Curse in Washington, and the Party in Control Can't Seem to Shake It.

Thursday, Sep 23, 2021

CSDP is pleased to introduce our second cohort (first in person on campus) of Undergraduate Research Fellows. These selected Princeton seniors will join CSDP at weekly research seminars in the 2021-2022 academic year and will be paired with a CSDP faculty mentor who...

Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021

Princeton University's Center for the Study of Democratic Politics (CSDP) hosts post-doctoral or more senior research associates each academic year, whose work focuses on empirical research on democratic political processes and institutions. CSDP fellows pursue research and contribute to the intellectual life of the Center, the Princeton School...

Friday, Aug 27, 2021

Lauren Wright brought her political science expertise to KPIX5's conversation about the role of women voters in the recall election of California Governor Gavin Newsom, and...

Wednesday, Aug 25, 2021

LaFleur Stephens-Dougan was the featured guest on New Books Network's podcast. The discussion with Ursula Hackett centered around Stephens-Dougan's book, Race to the Bottom: How Racial Appeals Work in American Politics (U Chicago Press, 2020).

Wednesday, Aug 4, 2021

Brandice Canes-Wrone, along with co-author Kenneth Miller (UNLV), was featured in the Washington Post Magazine article "America's Hidden Crisis of Power and Place." The article discusses how the political elite in both...

Wednesday, Jul 14, 2021

LaFleur Stephens-Dougan's book, Race to the Bottom: How Racial Appeals Work in American Politics (University of Chicago Press 2020) is the recipient of the 2021 Ralph J.

Friday, Jul 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...

Friday, Jul 2, 2021

Andrew Guess and co-authors' research is featured in The Guardian.

Thursday, Jul 1, 2021

Ismail White and his co-author, Chryl Laird (University of Maryland, formerly Bowdoin College), have won the American Political Science Association's prize for the best book on government, politics, or international affairs for their book Steadfast Democrats: How Social Forces Shape Black Political Behavior (Princeton University Pre