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Field Experiment by CSAP Research Team Shows Voting Does Not Prevent Crime

November 3, 2017
A new study recently published in the journal Political Behavior indicates that political engagement, such as voting, does not directly translate into reduced rates of...
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CSAP Welcomes New Postdoctoral Associates, Scott Bokemper and Patrick Tucker

October 18, 2017
The Yale Center for the Study of American Politics welcomes our new postdoctoral associates for the 2017-2018 academic year, Scott Bokemper and Patrick Tucker. Patrick Tucker...
New book on the politics of evidence-based medicine: "Unhealthy Politics: The Battle over Evidence-Based Medicine"

"Unhealthy Politics" in U.S. Health Care

October 12, 2017
Authors Alan Gerber, Eric Patashnik and Conor Dowling recently published their book, Unhealthy Politics: The Battle over Evidence-Based Medicine (Princeton University Press...
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CSAP Postdoc, Andrew Gooch, Teaches Three Courses for the Yale Political Science Department in 2017-18

September 20, 2017
After spending two years conducting research as a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Institution for Social and Policy Studies and the Center for Study of American...

David Mayhew Participates in Panel Discussion at the National Constitution Center: "What Happened to Congress?"

June 29, 2017
David Mayhew, Sterling Professor Emeritis of Political Science at Yale University and faculty affiliate of the Center for the Study of American Politics, was part of a three...
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CSAP Hosts First Book Conference for Graduate of Department

June 28, 2017
The Center for the Study of American Politics hosted a book conference on May 8-9, 2017 for Celia Paris, who received her Ph.D. from Yale in 2014 and is now an Assistant...