Last updated: February 12, 2017
2016 research roundup on claims that a presidential election could be stolen with falsified ballots, undermining the credibility of the Oval Office.
Last updated: May 18, 2016
2016 study in the American Journal of Political Science that looks at the effectiveness of preregistration laws, which allow youth to register to vote before they are eligible to vote.
Last updated: April 18, 2016
2009 study from the Harvard Kennedy School surveying presidential nominating contests and historic voter participation patterns in the United States.
Last updated: February 24, 2016
2016 study published in American Politics Research looks at how convenience voting, including early voting, has affected the number of disabled voters who participate in U.S. elections.
Last updated: February 19, 2016
2016 talk in which Jill Abramson, the former executive editor of The New York Times, weighs in on the quality of the media’s 2016 campaign coverage.
Last updated: November 9, 2015
2015 research brief from Scholars Strategy Network and University of California, Berkeley that looks at how the timing of elections influences voter turnout and how organized groups benefit from off-cycle elections and low turnout.
Last updated: July 25, 2015
Roundup of 2014 and 2015 research on issues relevant to the 2016 campaign, including the nomination process, debates, partisanship, scandals, financing, polling and social media.