Department of Political Science
The University of Houston
447 Philip Guthrie Hoffman Hall
Houston, TX 77204-3011
Tel: (713) 743-3890
Fax: (713) 743-3927


Peer Reviewed Articles

George Hawley "Home Affordability, Female Marriage Rates, and Vote Choice in the 2000 Presidential Election: Evidence from U.S. Counties." (Forthcoming) Party Politics

George Hawley "Political Threat and Immigration: Party Identification, Demographic Context, and Immigration Policy Preference." Social Science Quarterly 92 (2011): 425-433

Peer Reviewed Articles Co-Authored with Houston Faculty

Eduardo Alemán, Aldo Ponce Ugolini, and Iñaki Sagarzazu, “Legislative Parties in Volatile Non-Programmatic Party Systems: The Peruvian Case in Comparative Perspective.” Latin American Politics and Society 53:3, 25

Michelle H. Belco and Brandon J. Rottinghaus, “Presidential Proclamation 6920: Using Executive Power to Set a New Direction for Management of National Monuments.” Presidential Studies Quarterly 39(2009): 605-618.

Timothy Hellwig, Anna Mikulska, and Burcu Gezgor, “Perceptions of Policy Choice in Contemporary Democracies.” European Journal of Political Research, 49 (2010): 705-730.

Anna Mukulska and Susan Scarrow, “Assessing the Political Impact of Candidate Selection Rules: Britain in the 1990s.” Journal of Elections, Public Opinion and Parties. Volume 20 (2010): 311-333.

Travis Ridout, Brandon Rottinghaus and Nathan Hosey, “Following the Rules?: Candidate Strategy in Presidential Primaries.” Social Science Quarterly 90 (2009): 777-795.

Brandon Rottinghaus and Chris Nicholson, “Counting Congress In: Patterns of Success in Judicial Nomination Requests by Members of Congress to the President.” American Politics Research 38 (2010): 691-717.

Susan E. Scarrow and Burcu Geznor, "Declining memberships, changing members? European political party members in a new era." Party Politics 16 (2011): 823-843.

Book Chapters

Peter Kingstone and Aldo Ponce Ugolini, “From Cardoso to Lula: The Triumph of Pragmatism in Brazil” in Leftist Governments in Latin America: Successes and Shortcomings, edited by Kurt Weyland, Wendy Hunter and Raúl Madrid, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010.

Other Publications

Simay Ozlu Diniz, “Turkish Business Cowboys in the U.S.” Political Reflection.

Aldo Ponce Ugolini, “Foreign Direct Investment and Civil Rights: Testing Decreasing Returns to Civil Rights.” Romanian Journal of Political Science, 10(1), 2010.

John Jackson, Richard Myers, and Thomas Cowper, "Leadership in the Net-Centric Organization," Advancing Police Leadership: Proceedings of the Futures Working Group, Vol. 6, J.A. Schafer and S. Boyd, eds. Quantico, Virginia, March 2010.

Ching-Hsing Wang, “Analysis of Legislators’ Law-Making and Constituency Service: Continuity and Change After Party Turnover in the Year 2000.” Taiwanese Political Science Review 13(2009): 113-169 (written in Chinese).

Ching-Hsing Wang and Taofang Huang. 2009. “The Electorate’s Voting Participation.” in Lu-huei Chen, Ching-hsin Yu and Chi Huang (eds.) 2008 Presidential Election: the Critical Election of the Second Party Turnover. Taipei: Wu Nan Press, 2009. (written in Chinese).