Joseph Bafumi

Associate Professor of Government

Curriculum Vitae
6-3337
Silsby 225
HB 6108
Department:
Government
Education:
B.A. University of Connecticut
M.A. University of Connecticut
M.Phil. Columbia University
Ph.D. Columbia University

Selected Publications

Joseph Bafumi, Michael Herron, Seth Hill and Jeff Lewis. “Alvin Greene? Who? How Did He Win the United States Senate Nomination in South Carolina?” Election Law Journal, forthcoming.

Joseph Bafumi. 2012. “The Senate Budget Committee: The Impact of Polarization on Institutional Design.” PS: Political Science and Politics 45: 161-167.

Joseph Bafumi and Joseph M. Parent. 2012. “International Polarity and America’s Polarization.” International Politics 49: 1-35 .

Joseph Bafumi. 2011. “Animal Spirits: The Effect of Economic Expectations on Economic Output.” Applied Economics 43: 3573-3589 .

Joseph Bafumi and Michael Herron. 2010. “Leapfrog Representation and Extremism: A Study of American Voters and Their Members of Congress.” American Political Science Review 104: 519-542.

Joseph Bafumi, Robert S. Erikson and Christopher Wlezien. 2010. “Balancing, Generic Polls and Midterm Congressional Elections.” Journal of Politics 72: 705-719.

Joseph Bafumi, Robert S. Erikson and Christopher Wlezien. 2010. “Forecasting House Seats from Generic Congressional Polls: The 2010 Midterm Election.” PS: Political Science and Politics 43: 633-636 .

Joseph Bafumi and Michael Herron. 2009. “Prejudice, Black Threat and the Racist Voter in the 2008 Presidential Election.” Journal of Political Marketing 8: 334-348.

Joseph Bafumi and Robert Shapiro. 2009. “A New Partisan Voter.” Journal of Politics 71: 1-24.

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Works in Progress

Joseph Bafumi. “Polarization and the Fiscal Future of the United States of America.”