Ads, Public Opinion
2008 study by George Washington University and the University of Texas at Austin on political advertisements and effects on voter groups.
2011 study from Colby College on history and trends relating to presidential campaign finance.
2006 study in the British Journal of Political Science on the factors that most strongly predict the duration of presidential candidacies.
2011 study in the Journal of Political Marketing looks at patterns of fundraising during the presidential primaries in 2008.
2010 study from Duke University in PS: Political Science on the dynamics of the U.S. presidential nominating system.
2011 study from St. Louis University on the success of corporations in securing government contracts through campaign donations.
2011 Congressional Research Service report on the campaign finance landscape that is evolving in American politics.
2011 study in the American Political Science Review on how cycles of bribery can trap developing countries in corruption.
2011 study in Business and Politics on the performance of stocks purchased by members of the U.S. House of Representatives.
2011 Journal of Politics study on partisan bias in how scandals are covered by U.S. news organizations.