American Political Science Association Annual Meeting

Numerous affiliates of the Elections Research Center will be presenting and participating in the 111th annual meeting of the American Political Science Association in San Francisco, Sept. 3-6, 2015. Below is a summary guide to the many panels and roundtables in which the Center's affiliates are scheduled to appear. The full interactive schedule of the annual meeting's activities and exhibitions has also been made available here.

Wednesday, Sept. 2 (Preconferences and Short Courses)

8:00 am - 9:45 am

Katherine J. Cramer Short Course 6-8: The Methods Studio — Data Access and Research Transparency from an Interpretive-Qualitative Perspective — Presenter

9:00 am - 10:30 am

Benjamin Toff Political Communication Preconference Panel 2: No Binders Full of Women: Elite Communication Disrupted — Paper Details

Thursday, Sept. 3

8:00 am - 9:45 am

Barry C. Burden Section 11-46: The Origins and Effects of Primary Elections — Chair/Discussant
Barry C. Burden Section 11-48: The Effects of Education, Age, Mass Shootings, and Natural Disasters on Turnout — Paper Details

10:15 am - 12:00 pm

David T. Canon Section 15-1: Fifty Years After the VRA: The Future of Voting and Presentation in the US — Presenter
Barry C. Burden Section 17-47: Understanding and Increasing Turnout — Chair

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

Katherine J. Cramer Section 19-1: Interpretive Methodologies and Methods: The Methods Cafe — Paper Details

4:15 pm - 6:00 pm

Nils Ringe Section 26-28: Theories of Legislative Committees Revisited — Paper Details
Michael Xenos Section 26-44: Online Political Participation: How Diverse Youth Engage With Politics — Discussant

Friday, Sept. 4

9:30 am - 11:00 am

Noam Lupu Section 45-20: Political Preferences and Behavior in the Brazilian National Elections — Discussant
Eleanor Neff Powell Section 45-52: Business Power in American Politics: New Evidence, Mechanisms, and Methods — Paper Details

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Rikhil R. Bhavnani Section 60-13: Resource Allocation and Distribution in Developing Countries — Paper Details
Benjamin Toff Section 60-34: Cueing Opinions — Paper Details

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Kenneth R. Mayer Section 65-23: Inside the White House: Presidential Appointees and Political Decisions — Paper Details

Saturday, Sept. 5

8:00 am - 9:45 am

Bradley Jones Section 81-9: The Effects of Moral Judgments Among Citizens and Legislators — Paper Details
Michael W. Wagner Section 81-40: Poster Session: Political Communication — Paper Details
Richard E. Matland Section 81-50: Causes and Consequences of Personal Representation Voting Rules — Paper Details

10:15 am - 12:00 pm

Katherine J. Cramer Section 86-8: Roundtable: Engaged Scholars Address Leading Issues in US Politics — Panelist
Noam Lupu Section 86-14: Transitional Justice and Human Rights — Paper Details

2:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Rikhil R. Bhavnani Section 91-16: Economic Shocks and Distributive Politics — Discussant

4:15 pm - 6:00 pm

Alexander Alduncin Section 96-24: Polarization and Its Impact on Institutions and Policymaking — Paper Details
Michael W. Wagner Section 96-32: The Politics of Religious Diversity — Discussant