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Mirror Worlds.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Nation. 10/16/2023, Vol. 317 Issue 8, p38-42. 5p. 2 Color Photographs.


Abstract: Twitter's algorithm did its part by auto-acquired completing Wolf's name when Klein's followers typed "Naomi" into the search bar. But fate proved to have a further irony up its sleeve: Beginning in the 2010s, Klein would also spend more than a decade ...

Political Uncertainty and Firm Investment: Project-Level Evidence from M&A Activity.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Financial & Quantitative Analysis. Feb2023, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p71-103. 33p.

Abstract: We study how firms alter investment projects to mitigate exposure to political uncertainty. We examine deal-level merger data and find that, in addition to delaying and forgoing merger announcements, acquirers shift merger announcements earlier in time...

Predicting a win by a small margin: The effect of graphic scaling in published polls on voters' predictions.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Behavioral Decision Making. Oct2023, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p1-18. 18p. 1 Color Photograph, 2 Charts, 8 Graphs.

Abstract: The public display of election poll results is often manipulated to influence voter predictions about the race. Narrow scaling is one such manipulation that involves truncating the chart's vertical axis such that its range extends closely around the va...

How Women Attack: Candidate Reliance on Feminine and Masculine Traits in Campaign Negativity.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Communication Research. Oct2023, Vol. 50 Issue 7, p803-827. 25p.

Abstract: We develop a framework to identify how women use negative messages in political campaigns. We argue that women will be more likely to use contrast negativity, messages that include a negative message against an opponent and a positive message about the...

State political uncertainty and local housing markets - Evidence from U.S. mid-term gubernatorial elections.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Applied Economics. 2023, Vol. 55 Issue 57, p6717-6738. 22p.


Abstract: Using U.S. county-level data, this paper finds a significant negative impact of state political uncertainty on local house price growth. A unit increase in state political uncertainty is associated with about 3.4% point decrease in county-level house p...

The High-Stakes Races on the Ballot in the Nation's Off-Off-Year Elections.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): U.S. News & World Report - The Report. 11/3/2023, pC16-C20. 5p. 1 Color Photograph.


Abstract: Presley has hammered away at government corruption, advocated cutting the state's grocery and car taxes, and said he would expand Medicaid, which Reeves has long fought. Ballot Measures Voters in several states will face major ballot measures this year...

Indonesian Islamic Populism and Global Framing: A Content Analysis of the 212 Demonstration by the Greatpowers' News Agencies.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Society & Media. Oct2022, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p486-507. 22p.

Abstract: Brexit phenomenon and Donald Trump's victory in the U.S. presidential election in 2016 simultaneously sent a signal of the populism movement spreading throughout the world. In Indonesia indeed, Jakarta gubernatorial election stimulated the heat of Indo...


Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Nation. 1/9/2023, Vol. 316 Issue 1, p14-25. 7p. 1 Color Photograph.


Abstract: "Hobbs is running a terrible campaign", said Brian Seitchik, who was Trump's regional political director in Arizona and remains a GOP consultant. On many of the key issues of the day, from abortion to January 6 to climate change and immigration, Arizon...

Intergovernmental Relations in Chile.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Public Organization Review. Sep2023, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p905-925. 21p. 3 Charts, 1 Graph.

Abstract: The central, regional, provincial and local territorial model in Chile was designed and implemented under the authoritarian Pinochet regime in 1980 and remained unchanged for fifty years. The direct election of regional governors in 2021 and the reject...

How Do Firms Respond to Political Uncertainty? Evidence from U.S. Gubernatorial Elections.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Accounting Research (John Wiley & Sons, Inc.). Sep2023, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p1025-1061. 37p.

Abstract: We examine the joint response to political uncertainty along two margins: changes in real activity and voluntary disclosure. We focus on within‐firm variation in exposure to ex ante competitive U.S. gubernatorial elections using data on preelection pol...