Books

  1. Empirische Kommunalpolitikforschung.
    Forthcoming. SpringerVS (with Martin Gross and Dominc Nyhuis).

Journal Articles

  1. Conflict Dimensions and Party Positions in Multi-Level Democracies: Evidence from the Local Manifesto Project.
    Forthcoming. West European Politics (with Martin Gross).
  2. Welches Wahlsystem wollen die Wähler? Evidenz von einem Conjoint-Experiment.
    Forthcoming. Politische Vierteljahresschrift (with Eric Linhart and Markus Tepe).
  3. The Effect of Electing Women on Future Female Candidate Nomination Patterns. Findings from a Regression Discontinuity Design.
    Forthcoming. Politics and Gender (with Kamil Marcinkiewicz and Anna Gwiazda).
  4. Model Dependency in the Analysis of Women’s Electoral Success.
    Forthcoming. Politics and Gender (with Kamil Marcinkiewicz).
  5. To Adapt or to Defend? Comparing Position Shifts among Bundestag Candidates between 2013 and 2017.
    2019. West European Politics 42: 4, 895-913 (with Sebastian Schneider and Markus Tepe).
  6. Do voters really prefer more choice? Determinants of Support for Personalised Electoral Systems.
    2019. Journal of Elections, Public Opinion and Parties 29: 2, 262-281 (with Stefan Müller).
  7. Ineffective and Counterproductive? Evaluating the Impact of Gender Quotas in Open-List PR Systems.
    2019. Politics and Gender, 15: 1, 1-33 (with Kamil Marcinkiewicz).
  8. Politikpositionen von Regierungen im Ländervergleich. Heterogenität am Beispiel der Agrarpolitik.
    2018. Zeitschrift für Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft 12 (4): 683-702 (with Stefan Ewert and Jochen Müller).
  9. Die AfD im achten Europäischen Parlament: Eine Analyse der Positionsverschiebung basierend auf namentlichen Abstimmungen von 2014-2016.
    2018. Zeitschrift für Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft 12 (3): 567-589 (with Marcel Lewandowsky).
  10. One Voice or Different Choice? Vote Defection of EU Member States in the United Nations General Assembly.
    2018. The British Journal of Politics and International Relations 20 (3), 652-673 (with Nicolas Burmester).
  11. Are populist parties fostering women’s political representation in Poland? A comment on Kostadinova & Mikulska.
    2018. Party Politics 24 (2), 185-196 (with Kamil Marcinkiewicz).
  12. Ideological Alternative? Analyzing AfD Candidates’ Ideal Points via Blackbox Scaling.
    2017. Party Politics 23 (6), 704-716 (with Sebastian Schneider and Markus Tepe).
  13. The Effects of Electoral Rules on Parliamentary Behavior: A Comparative Analysis of Poland and the Czech Republic.
    2016. East European Politics and Societies 30 (4), 885-906 (with Kamil Marcinkiewicz and Mary Stegmaier).
  14. Voting for Locals: Voters’ Information Processing Strategies in Open-List PR Systems.
    2016. Electoral Studies 43 (3), 72-84.
  15. “All by myself” oder “With a little help from my friends”? Die Integration der Bundespartei in die Wahlkampforganisation auf Landesebene.
    2014. Zeitschrift für Politikwissenschaft 24 (4), 427-447. (with Marcel Lewandowsky).
  16. Reassessing the European Union in the United Nations General Assembly.
    2014. Journal of European Public Policy 21 (10), 1491-1508 (with Nicolas Burmester).
  17. When there’s no Easy Way out: Electoral Law Reform and Ballot Position Effects in the 2011 Hamburg State Elections.
    2014. German Politics 23 (1-2), 103-117 (with Kamil Marcinkiewicz).
  18. The Unsolved Puzzle: Pacific Asia’s Voting Cohesion in the United Nations General Assembly - A Response to Peter Ferdinand.
    2013. The British Journal of Politics & International Relations 16 (4), 680-689 (with Nicolas Burmester).
  19. The agony of choice? On voter turnout and the new electoral law in the city-state of Hamburg.
    2013. Zeitschrift für Parlamentsfragen 44 (2), 264-275 (with Cord Jakobeit, Philipp Hiller und Nils Thomsen).

Chapters in Edited Volumes

  1. Die politische Landschaft zur Bundestagswahl 2017. Befunde aus zwei Voting Advice Applications und dem Chapel Hill Expert Survey.
    Forthcoming. In: Karl-Rudolf Korte and Jan Schoofs (Eds.). Die Bundestagswahl 2017. Analysen der Wahl-, Parteien-, Kommunikations- und Regierungsforschung (with Jan Philipp Thomeczek and Andre Krouwel).
  2. “…Deutschland eben.” Eine Analyse zur Interpretation des Begriffs ‘rechts’ durch Bundestagskandidaten auf Grundlage von Structural Topic Models.
    2019. In: Markus Steinbrecher, Evelyn Bytzek, and Ulrich Rosar (Eds.). Identität - Identifikation - Ideologie (with Sebastian Schneider and Markus Tepe).
  3. Varieties of Legislative Voting Patterns. The Impact of Majority, Minority, and Caretaker Governments.
    2019. Jahrbuch Handlungs- und Entscheidungstheorie – Band 11 (with Kamil Marcinkiewicz).
  4. Social Heterogeneity and Choice Failure under Condorcet and Borda.
    2017. Jahrbuch für Handlungs- und Entscheidungstheorie – Band 10 (with Markus Tepe).
  5. Die Bundestagswahl 2013 im historischen Vergleich.
    2015. In: Oliver Strijbis and Kai-Uwe Schnapp (Eds.). Aktivierung und Überzeugung im Bundestagswahlkampf 2013 (with Kamil Marcinkiewicz).

Under Review

  1. The Impact of National Parties and European Party Groups on MEP Behavior. Evidence from the Eighth European Parliament.
    Revise and Resubmit at Party Politics (with Marcel Lewandowsky).
  2. Discrimination in Public Hiring? Evidence from a Conjoint Experiment among Citizens and Future Bureaucrats.
    Revise and Resubmit at Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory (with Christine Prokop and Markus Tepe).
  3. Limits to Bureaucratic Oversight? Experimental Evidence on the Behavioral Consequences of Risk Aversion and PSM.
    Under Review (with Maximilian Lutz, Susumu Shikano and Markus Tepe).

Current Projects