Category: Empirical Political Theory/Methodology

The Multiple Streams Approach at the Theoretical and Empirical Crossroads: An Introduction to a Special Issue

The Multiple Streams Approach at the Theoretical and Empirical Crossroads: An Introduction to a Special Issue
Christopher M. Weible and Edella Schlager

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/psj.12143/full

 


A River Runs Through It: A Multiple Streams Meta-Review

A River Runs Through It: A Multiple Streams Meta-Review
Michael D. Jones, Holly L. Peterson, Jonathan J. Pierce, Nicole Herweg, Amiel Bernal, Holly Lamberta Raney and Nikolaos Zahariadis

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/psj.12115/full

 


Kingdon’s Multiple Streams Approach: What Is the Empirical Impact of this Universal Theory?

Kingdon’s Multiple Streams Approach: What Is the Empirical Impact of this Universal Theory?
Paul Cairney and Michael D. Jones

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/psj.12111/full

 


Demolishing Dikes: Multiple Streams and Policy Discourse Analysis

Demolishing Dikes: Multiple Streams and Policy Discourse Analysis
Georg Winkel and Sina Leipold

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/psj.12136/full

 


Punctuated Equilibrium and the Information Disadvantage of Authoritarianism: Evidence from the People’s Republic of China

Punctuated Equilibrium and the Information Disadvantage of Authoritarianism: Evidence from the People’s Republic of China
Kwan Nok Chan and Shuang Zhao

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/psj.12138/full

 


Why Are Some Policy Agendas Larger than Others?

Why Are Some Policy Agendas Larger than Others?
Peter B. Mortensen and Henrik B. Seeberg

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/psj.12134/full

 


Applying Policy Termination Theory to the Abandonment of Climate Protection Initiatives by U.S. Local Governments

Applying Policy Termination Theory to the Abandonment of Climate Protection Initiatives by U.S. Local Governments
Rachel M. Krause, Hongtao Yi and Richard C. Feiock

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/psj.12117/full

 


People Don’t Talk in Institutional Statements: A Methodological Case Study of the Institutional Analysis and Development Framework

People Don’t Talk in Institutional Statements: A Methodological Case Study of the Institutional Analysis and Development Framework
Cristy Watkins and Lynne M. Westphal

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/psj.12139/full

 


Network Bibliometrics of Public Policy Journals

Network Bibliometrics of Public Policy Journals
William C. Adams, Donna Lind Infeld, Katherine L. Wikrent and Odia Bintou Cisse

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/psj.12149/full

 


Setting the Record Straight: Frame Contestation as an Advocacy Tactic

Setting the Record Straight: Frame Contestation as an Advocacy Tactic
Jessica E. Boscarino

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/psj.12121/full

 


Modeling Issue Definitions Using Quantitative Text Analysis

Modeling Issue Definitions Using Quantitative Text Analysis
Matthew C. Nowlin

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/psj.12110/full

 


Kingdon’s ?Streams? Model at Thirty: Still Relevant in the 21st Century?

Kingdon’s ?Streams? Model at Thirty: Still Relevant in the 21st Century?
Pragati Rawat and John Charles Morris

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/polp.12168/full

 


Information Production and Social Value for Public Policy: A Conceptual Modeling Perspective

Information Production and Social Value for Public Policy: A Conceptual Modeling Perspective
Gianluigi Viscusi and Carlo Batini

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/poi3.121/full

 


Soft Data and Public Policy: Can Social Media Offer Alternatives to Official Statistics in Urban Policymaking?

Soft Data and Public Policy: Can Social Media Offer Alternatives to Official Statistics in Urban Policymaking?
Marta Severo, Amel Feredj and Alberto Romele

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/poi3.127/full

 


Punctuated Equilibria in the Private Sector and the Stability of Market Systems

Punctuated Equilibria in the Private Sector and the Stability of Market Systems

Derek A. Epp

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/psj.12112/abstract

 


The Advocacy Coalition Framework and Nascent Subsystems: Trade Union Disclosure Policy in Canada

The Advocacy Coalition Framework and Nascent Subsystems: Trade Union Disclosure Policy in Canada

Andrew Stritch

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/psj.12106/abstract

 


Institutional Change Through Policy Learning: The Case of the European Commission and Research Policy

Institutional Change Through Policy Learning: The Case of the European Commission and Research Policy

Merli Tamtik

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/ropr.12157/abstract

 


Causation, Correlation, and Big Data in Social Science Research

Causation, Correlation, and Big Data in Social Science Research

Josh Cowls and Ralph Schroeder

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/poi3.100/abstract

 


A Multilevel Logit Estimation on the Determinants of Utilization of Preventive Health Care and Healthy Lifestyle Practice in China

A Multilevel Logit Estimation on the Determinants of Utilization of Preventive Health Care and Healthy Lifestyle Practice in China

Lida Fan, Jianye Liu and Nazim N. Habibov

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/wmh3.160/abstract

 


Testing Voter Responses to New Style Judicial Campaign Appeals: What Works?Policy Promotion or Experience?

Testing Voter Responses to New Style Judicial Campaign Appeals: What Works?Policy Promotion or Experience?

Mark Jonathan McKenzie, Cynthia R. Rugeley and Michael A. Unger

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/polp.12126/abstract

 


Event Prediction With Learning Algorithms—A Study of Events Surrounding the Egyptian Revolution of 2011 on the Basis of Micro Blog Data

Event Prediction With Learning Algorithms—A Study of Events Surrounding the Egyptian Revolution of 2011 on the Basis of Micro Blog Data

Benedikt Boecking, Margeret Hall and Jeff Schneider

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/poi3.89/abstract

 


Population as Auditor of an Election Process in Honduras: The Case of the VotoSocial Crowdsourcing Platform

Population as Auditor of an Election Process in Honduras: The Case of the VotoSocial Crowdsourcing Platform

Carlos R. Arias, Jorge Garcia and Alejandro Corpeño

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/poi3.86/abstract

 


Crowdsourcing Public Opinion Using Urban Pervasive Technologies: Lessons From Real-Life Experiments in Oulu

Crowdsourcing Public Opinion Using Urban Pervasive Technologies: Lessons From Real-Life Experiments in Oulu

Simo Hosio, Jorge Goncalves, Vassilis Kostakos and Jukka Riekki

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/poi3.90/abstract

 


Cyber Hate Speech on Twitter: An Application of Machine Classification and Statistical Modeling for Policy and Decision Making

Cyber Hate Speech on Twitter: An Application of Machine Classification and Statistical Modeling for Policy and Decision Making

Pete Burnap and Matthew L. Williams

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/poi3.85/abstract

 


The Potential of Participedia as a Crowdsourcing Tool for Comparative Analysis of Democratic Innovations

The Potential of Participedia as a Crowdsourcing Tool for Comparative Analysis of Democratic Innovations

Graham Smith, Robert C. Richards Jr. and John Gastil

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/poi3.93/abstract

 


What Potential for YouTube as a Policy Deliberation Tool? Commenter Reactions to Videos About the Keystone XL Oil Pipeline

What Potential for YouTube as a Policy Deliberation Tool? Commenter Reactions to Videos About the Keystone XL Oil Pipeline

Ryan Deschamps

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/1944-2866.POI376/abstract

 


Is the U.S. Government’s Internet Policy Broken?

Is the U.S. Government’s Internet Policy Broken?

Robert Hahn and Hal Singer

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/1944-2866.POI337/abstract

 


Raiders of the Lost Vote: A Theory-Driven Model of Ballot Invalidation in Florida’s 2000 Election

Raiders of the Lost Vote: A Theory-Driven Model of Ballot Invalidation in Florida’s 2000 Election

April Kelly-Woessner and Matthew C. Woessner

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1747-1346.2005.tb00643.x/abstract

 


Policy Research As Social Science: Outflanking The Value Dilemma

Policy Research As Social Science: Outflanking The Value Dilemma

Laurence Chalip

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-1338.1985.tb00357.x/abstract

 


The Social Scientist As Methodological Servant Of The Experimenting Society (Pages 72–75)

The Social Scientist As Methodological Servant Of The Experimenting Society (Pages 72–75)

Donald T. Campbell

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-0072.1973.tb00128.x/abstract

 


Quantitative Evaluation Of Electoral Practices And Policies (Pages 75–78)

Quantitative Evaluation Of Electoral Practices And Policies (Pages 75–78)

Edward R. Tufte

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-0072.1973.tb00129.x/abstract

 


A Caveat on Per Capita Variables and Spurious Correlation (pages 129–132)

A Caveat on Per Capita Variables and Spurious Correlation (pages 129–132)

James E. Prather

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1747-1346.1977.tb00779.x/abstract

 


Spurious Correlation in Aggregate Data Analysis Using Index Variables (pages 102–111)

Spurious Correlation in Aggregate Data Analysis Using Index Variables (pages 102–111)

Keith R. Billingsley, Robert Munzenrider, James E. Prather and Marvin K. Hoffman

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1747-1346.1973.tb00816.x/abstract

 


Sample Size and Factor Analysis: A Note of Caution (pages 112–118)

Sample Size and Factor Analysis: A Note of Caution (pages 112–118)

Frank K. Gibson and James E. Prather

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1747-1346.1973.tb00817.x/abstract

 


The Problem of Power: Seeking a Methodological Solution (Pages 278–310)

The Problem of Power: Seeking a Methodological Solution (Pages 278–310)

Michael D. Parsons

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-1338.1999.tb00886.x/abstract

 


Using Logistic Regression to make County-level Estimates of the Medically Uninsured in North Carolina (pages 323–338)

Using Logistic Regression to make County-level Estimates of the Medically Uninsured in North Carolina (pages 323–338)

Thomas C. Ricketts III, Donald H. Taylor Jr. and Lucy A. Savitz

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-1338.1995.tb00714.x/abstract

 


Trend And Drift And Their Implication For Cross-Sectional Analysis: An Investigation Of Possible Method Bias (Pages 326–346)

Trend And Drift And Their Implication For Cross-Sectional Analysis: An Investigation Of Possible Method Bias (Pages 326–346)

L.A. Wilson II

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-1338.1987.tb00047.x/abstract

 


Improving the Quality of Research Synthesis in Program Evaluation (Pages 709–721)

Improving the Quality of Research Synthesis in Program Evaluation (Pages 709–721)

Fred B. Bryant

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-1338.1986.tb00523.x/abstract

 


Causal Assessment in Small-N Policy Studies (pages 181–204)

Causal Assessment in Small-N Policy Studies (pages 181–204)

Paul F. Steinberg

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-0072.2007.00215.x/abstract

 


The Use Of Surveys Of Satisfaction For Evaluations (Pages 990–999)

The Use Of Surveys Of Satisfaction For Evaluations (Pages 990–999)

Mark S. Rosentraub

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-0072.1981.tb01206.x/abstract

 


Punctuated Equilibrium Theory and the Diffusion of Innovations

Punctuated Equilibrium Theory and the Diffusion of Innovations

Graeme Boushey

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-0072.2011.00437.x/abstract

 


Four Wrongs Can Make a Right: From Stocks of Social Capital to Competing Ways of Life (pages 464–495)

Four Wrongs Can Make a Right: From Stocks of Social Capital to Competing Ways of Life (pages 464–495)

Marco Verweij

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1747-1346.2007.00069.x/abstract

 


Mythic Structure Theory: Proposing a New Framework for the Study of Political Issues (pages 221–241)

Mythic Structure Theory: Proposing a New Framework for the Study of Political Issues (pages 221–241)

David L. Schecter

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1747-1346.2005.tb00641.x/abstract

 


Anthony Downs’ Life Cycle Theory of Organizations: An Empirical Test (pages 228–247)

Anthony Downs’ Life Cycle Theory of Organizations: An Empirical Test (pages 228–247)

Nancy S. Lind

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1747-1346.1991.tb00059.x/abstract

 


The Search for a Dependent Variable in Political Science (Pages 51–80)

The Search for a Dependent Variable in Political Science (Pages 51–80)

Marcia Lynn Whicker and Ruth Ann Strickland

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1747-1346.1990.tb00283.x/abstract

 


Observation, Generalization, and the Conceptual in Social and Political Science (Pages 3–24)

Observation, Generalization, and the Conceptual in Social and Political Science (Pages 3–24)

Glenn Utter

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1747-1346.1987.tb00223.x/abstract

 


The Use of Deductive and Inductive Tools in the Study of Politics: A Comparison of Alternate Methodologies (pages 201–218)

The Use of Deductive and Inductive Tools in the Study of Politics: A Comparison of Alternate Methodologies (pages 201–218)

Marcia Lynn Whicker

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1747-1346.1986.tb00032.x/abstract

 


The Measurement of Sense of Political Efficacy: A Test for Concept Validity (Pages 97–114)

The Measurement of Sense of Political Efficacy: A Test for Concept Validity (Pages 97–114)

Kay Monaghan Knickrehm

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1747-1346.1983.tb00025.x/abstract

 


Interpreting the Effects of Missing Data in Survey Research (Pages 129–143)

Interpreting the Effects of Missing Data in Survey Research (Pages 129–143)

John D. Hutcheson Jr. and James E. Prather

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1747-1346.1981.tb00763.x/abstract

 


Quantitative Strategy (Pages 113–133)

Quantitative Strategy (Pages 113–133)

Harry B. Keller

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1747-1346.1979.tb00738.x/abstract

 


Nonspurious Correlation in Aggregate Data Analysis: The Case for Indices (pages 119–124)

Nonspurious Correlation in Aggregate Data Analysis: The Case for Indices (pages 119–124)

William Lyons

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1747-1346.1977.tb00777.x/abstract

 


A Comment on “Nonspurious Correlation in Aggregate Data Analysis: The Case for Indices” (pages 125–128)

A Comment on “Nonspurious Correlation in Aggregate Data Analysis: The Case for Indices” (pages 125–128)

Keith R. Billingsley

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1747-1346.1977.tb00778.x/abstract

 


Importing Concepts from Biology into Political Science: The Case of Punctuated Equilibrium

Importing Concepts from Biology into Political Science: The Case of Punctuated Equilibrium

David F. Prindle

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-0072.2011.00432.x/abstract

 


Four Wrongs Can Make a Right: From Stocks of Social Capital to Competing Ways of Life

Four Wrongs Can Make a Right: From Stocks of Social Capital to Competing Ways of Life

Marco Verweij

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1747-1346.2007.00069.x/abstract

 


The Two Social Philosophies of Ostroms’ Institutionalism

The Two Social Philosophies of Ostroms’ Institutionalism

Paul Dragos Aligica and Peter Boettke

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-0072.2010.00395.x/abstract

 


The Mosaic of Governance: Creating a Picture with Definitions, Theories, and Debates

The Mosaic of Governance: Creating a Picture with Definitions, Theories, and Debates

Robbie Waters Robichau

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-0072.2010.00389_8.x/abstract

 


Beyond Metaphors: New Research on Agendas in the Policy Process

Beyond Metaphors: New Research on Agendas in the Policy Process

Barry Pump

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-0072.2010.00389_1.x/abstract

 


Policy Narratives and Policy Processes

Policy Narratives and Policy Processes

Elizabeth A. Shanahan, Michael D. Jones and Mark K. McBeth

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-0072.2011.00420.x/abstract

 


Pet Sounds: Subsystems, Regimes, Policy Punctuations, and the Neglect of African American Farmers, 1935–2006

Pet Sounds: Subsystems, Regimes, Policy Punctuations, and the Neglect of African American Farmers, 1935–2006

Jeff Worsham and Chaun Stores

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-0072.2011.00439.x/abstract

 


From There to Here: Punctuated Equilibrium to the General Punctuation Thesis to a Theory of Government Information Processing

From There to Here: Punctuated Equilibrium to the General Punctuation Thesis to a Theory of Government Information Processing

Bryan D. Jones and Frank R. Baumgartner

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-0072.2011.00431.x/abstract

 


A Note on the Use and Misuse of the Racial Diversity Index

A Note on the Use and Misuse of the Racial Diversity Index

Michael Rushton

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-0072.2008.00276.x/abstract

 


Measuring Poverty: The Official U.S. Measure and Material Hardship

Measuring Poverty: The Official U.S. Measure and Material Hardship

Gesemia Nelson

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.2202/1944-2858.1077/abstract

 


Causal Assessment in Small-N Policy Studies

Causal Assessment in Small-N Policy Studies

Paul F. Steinberg

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1541-0072.2007.00215.x/abstract