Midwest Political Science Association Annual Meeting

Several affiliates of the Elections Research Center will be presenting and participating in the 74th annual meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association in Chicago, April 7-10, 2016. Below is a listing of the panels and roundtables in which the Center's affiliates are scheduled to appear.

Thursday, April 7

9:45 am - 11:15 am

Michael W. Wagner Section 36-1: Variations in News Coverage — Paper Details

11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Lew Friedland Section 46-1: Digital Era Citizenship: Informing, Engaging, and Mobilizing Citizens in the 21st Century — Discussant

Noam Lupu Section 33-1: Experimental Approaches to the Study of Politics in Africa (Co-sponsored with Experimental Research, see 33-1) (Cosponsored by 12, 12) — Chair/Discussant

1:15 pm - 2:45 pm

Margarita Orozco Section 70-202: Methodology in the Study of Political Behavior (Poster Session) — Paper Details

Friday, April 8

11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Yoshikuni Ono Section 33-4: Experiments in Understanding Opinion Formation— Paper Details

1:15 pm - 2:45 pm

Kathy Cramer & Benjamin Toff Section 36-15: News Exposure and Political Knowledge — Paper Details

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Barry Burden Section 27-1: Assessing the Effects of Innovation in U.S. Election Administration — Discussant

4:45 pm - 6:15 pm

Barry Burden Section 30-6: Straight Party Voting vs. Split Ticket Voting — Discussant

Saturday, April 9

9:45 am - 11:15 am

Einion Dafydd Section 9-11: Legislating at the European Parliament — Paper Details

Rick Matland Section 33-600: Research Blitz: New Frontiers in Experimental Political Science — Paper Details

11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Barry Burden Section 61-101: Author Meets Critics: "Ballot Battles: The History of Disputed Elections in the United States" by Edward Foley — Panelist

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Nils Ringe Section 31-1: Political Networks in U.S. Politics — Chair/Discussant

Jack Edelson Section 28-7: Districting and Party Polarization — Paper Details

4:45 pm - 6:15 pm

Brad Jones Section 27-500: Symposia: Frontiers in Comparative Political Participation — Paper Details

Sunday, April 10

8:00 am - 9:30 am

Eleanor Neff Powell Section 49-10: Political Parties and Congress — Paper Details

9:45 am - 11:15 am

Noam Lupu Section 64-7: Voting and Representation — Paper Details

Eleanor Neff Powell Section 49-11: Interest Groups and Congress — Chair/Discussant

11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Kathy Cramer Section 36-402: Framing and Agenda Setting (JSS) — Discussant

Evan Crawford Section 54-10: Urban Public Policy — Paper Details

Nils Ringe Section 31-4: Comparative Political Networks — Paper Details

Michael W. Wagner Section 36-403: Analyzing News Content and Coverage (JSS) — Discussant