Graduate Students Presenting at 2010 APSA

William Blake: “State Courts, State Legislatures, and U.S. Supreme Court Review.” Thursday, Sept. 2, 8:00 a.m. (Panel 26-3, Policy and Politics on State Courts)

William Blake: “Assessing the Effect of Catholic Justices on Supreme Court Decisions.” Thursday, Sept. 2, 4:15 p.m. (Panel 26-5, Law and Ideology on the Supreme Court)

Abby Blass: “Pay to Play’ or ‘Money for Nothing’? Americans’ Assessments of Money and the Efficacy of the Political System.” Thursday, Sept. 2, 2:00 p.m. (Panel 36-26 Cold, Hard Cash: Money in American Politics).

Regina Goodnow: “Testing the Resilience of Ethnic, Linguistic, and Regional Cleavages in the Face of Economic Hard Times: A Comparison of the Pre and Post-Crisis Presidential Elections in Ukraine.” Thursday, Sept. 2, 2:00 p.m. (Panel 12-20, Hard Times and Political Cleavages in the Developing World)

Austin Hart: “(De)Activating the Economic Vote: The Moderating Effect of Economic Campaign Rhetoric in the United States and Mexico.” Thursday, Sept. 2, 8:00 a.m. (Panel 36-24, Hard Times and Economic Voting)

Stephanie Seidel Holmsten: “When do special rules for ethnic minorities promote women’s representation?” Friday, Sept. 3, 8:00 a.m. (Panel 32-14, Intersectionality and Representation)

Taofang Huang: “Money That Matters: the Role of Money in Campaigns and Elections.” Saturday, Sept. 4, 2:00 p.m. (Panel 37-17, Public Opinion in Electoral Campaigns)

Megan Moeller: “Something for the Ladies: the Impact of Women on the House Judiciary Committee.” Thursday, Sept. 2, 10:15 a.m. (Poster Session 1 American Politics 1)

Daniel Ryan: “Democratic Governance and the Judicialization of Policy: A Qualitative Comparative Analysis of Policy Conflicts in Argentina.” Friday, Sept. 3, 10:15 a.m. (Panel 12-24, Courts and Politics)

Matt Vandenbroek: “Lost Our Lease: Issue Attention and Partisan Defection in the 2008 Presidential Election.” Friday, Sept. 3, 8:00 a.m. (Panel 36-14, Partisanship and Voting in America)

Matt Vandenbroek: “Obama, Media Priming, and the Changing Norms of Racial Rhetoric.” Sunday, Sept. 5, 10:15 a.m. (Panel 5-3, Race, Ethnicity, and Public Opinion)