Refereed Articles

2018. (Forthcoming) One Voice or Different Choice? Vote Defection of EU Member States in the United Nations General Assembly, The British Journal of Politics and International Relations (with Nicolas Burmester).

2018: Are populist parties fostering women’s political representation in Poland? A comment on Kostadinova & Mikulska, Party Politics 24 (2), 185-196 (together with Kamil Marcinkiewicz).

2017. Ineffective and Counterproductive? Evaluating the Impact of Gender Quotas in Open-List PR Systems, Politics & Gender, online first (with Kamil Marcinkiewicz).

2017: Ideological Alternative? Analyzing AfD Candidates’ Ideal Points via Blackbox Scaling, Party Politics 23 (6), 704-716 (together with Sebastian Schneider and Markus Tepe).

    • Winner of the 2016 German Society for Electoral Research (DGfW) Research Prize for Articles.

2017: Social Heterogeneity and Choice Failure under Condorcet and Borda, Jahrbuch für Handlungs- und Entscheidungstheorie 10, 143-166 (together with Markus Tepe).

2016: The Effects of Electoral Rules on Parliamentary Behavior: A Comparative Analysis of Poland and the Czech Republic, East European Politics and Societies, 30 (4), 885–906 (with Kamil Marcinkiewicz and Mary Stegmaier).

2016: Voting for Locals: Voters’ Information Processing Strategies in Open-List PR Systems, Electoral Studies 43 (3), 72-84.

2015: „All by myself” oder „With a little help from my friends”? Die Integration der Bundespartei in die Wahlkampforganisation auf Landesebene, Zeitschrift für Politikwissenschaft 24 (4), 427-447. (together with Marcel Lewandowsky).

2014: Reassessing the European Union in the United Nations General Assembly, in: Journal of European Public Policy 21 (10), 1491-1508 (together with Nicolas Burmester). [See this blog post for more information.]

2014: When there’s no Easy Way out: Electoral Law Reform and Ballot Position Effects in the 2011 Hamburg State Elections, in: German Politics 23 (1-2), 103-117 (together with Kamil Marcinkiewicz).

2013: The Unsolved Puzzle: Pacific Asia’s Voting Cohesion in the United Nations General Assembly – A Response to Peter Ferdinand, in: The British Journal of Politics & International Relations 16 (4), 680-689 (together with Nicolas Burmester)

2013: The agony of choice? On voter turnout and the new electoral law in the city-state of Hamburg, in: Zeitschrift für Parlamentsfragen 44 (2), 264-275 (together with Cord Jakobeit, Philipp Hiller und Nils Thomsen) [in german].

Book Chapters in Edited Volumes

2015: Die Bundestagswahl 2013 im historischen Vergleich, in: Oliver Strijbis and Kai-Uwe Schnapp (eds.): Aktivierung und Überzeugung im Bundestagswahlkampf 2013, VS Verlag (together with Kamil Marcinkiewicz).

Work in Progress

Do voters really prefer more choice? Determinants of Support for Personalised Electoral Systems (with Stefan Müller) [R&R]

"...Deutschland eben." Eine Analyse zur Interpretation des Begriffs 'rechts' durch Bundestagskandidaten auf Grundlage von Structural Topic Models (with Sebastian Schneider and Markus Tepe) [R&R]

Parteienkonflikt im achten Europäischen Parlament. Eine Analyse namentlicher Abstimmungen unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Alternative für Deutschland (with Marcel Lewandowsky) [R&R]

Wind of Change? What Legislative Voting in the Eight Sejm tells us about current Developments in the Polish Party System (with Kamil Marcinkiewicz) [R&R]

The Effect of Electing Women on Future Female Candidate Nomination Patterns. Findings from a Regression Discontinuity Design in Poland (with Anna Gwiazda and Kamil Marcinkiewicz) [submitted]

Regression Discontinuity Designs, Proportional Representation, and the Incumbency Advantage (with Maciej A. Gorecki and Dominic Ponattu) [in preparation]

Preferences for Electoral Systems: Evidence from a Conjoint Experiment (with Eric Linhart and Markus Tepe) [in preparation]