Research

Publications

Voter Preferences and the Political Underrepresentation of Minority Groups: Lesbian, Gay and Transgender Candidates in Advanced Democracies
Journal of Politics, forthcoming (with Andrew Reynolds) (article)

Economic Inequality, Immigrants, and Selective Solidarity: From Perceived Lack of Social Mobility to Ingroup Favoritism
British Journal of Political Science, First View online (article) (replication data)

Women Want an Answer! Field Experiments on Elected Officials and Gender Bias
Journal of Experimental Political Science, First View online (with Zoila Ponce de Leon) (article) (replication data)

What is a Career Politician? Theories, Concept, and Measures
European Political Science Review, 2020 (with Nicholas Allen, Donald Searing, Philip Warncke) (article)

Candidate Sexual Orientation Didn’t Matter (in the Way You Might Think) in the 2015 UK General Election
American Political Science Review, 2018 (with Andrew Reynolds) (article) (replication data)

It’s the Emotions, Stupid! Anger about the Economic Crisis, Low Political Efficacy, and Support for Populist Parties
Electoral Studies, 2017 (article)

Peer-reviewed chapters

Elections and the Role of LGBT Issues in the United States and Abroad
Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics, 2020 (article)

Under review

The Persistence of Prejudice: Voters Strongly Penalize Politicians with HIV (with Andrew Reynolds)

How Do Voters React to Candidates with Disabilities and Identified Health Conditions? (with Andrew Reynolds)

Work in progress

The Boundaries of Solidarity: Immigrants, Economic Contribution, and Welfare Preferences

Economic Unfairness, Education, and Political Participation: A Structural Equation Modeling Approach

Pete Buttigieg and the Presidency: Expectations Meet Reality in a Historic Run (with Andrew Reynolds)

The Emerging LGBTQ Electorate: Growing Strength and Evolving Attitudes (with Andrew Reynolds)

What’s in a Word? Minority Candidates and Voters’ Perceptions of Electability (with Andrew Reynolds)