01/06/2017 Honorable Mention APSA Best Paper Award

Our CPS paper “How State Support of Religion Shapes Attitudes Toward Muslim Immigrants” has been awarded an “honorable mention” in the Best Paper Award of the APSA Section on Migration and Citizenship!

23/03/2017 New working paper on SSRN

In this working paper we report the result of a list experiment on wartime sexual violence in Sri Lanka (together with S. Kijewski and M. Freitag): https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2937943  

03/02/2017 MRP for Religious Demography!

A new paper on validating estimates of religious demography using Bayesian multilevel modeling with poststratification (together with Chris Claassen) is now available on SSRN: https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2909796  

27/01/2017 Survey Experiments on Attitudes toward Muslim Immigrants

Two new papers using survey experiments to better understand citizens’ attitudes toward Muslim immgrants (together with Marc Helbling) are now available on SSRN!   https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers2.cfm?abstract_id=2906365   https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers2.cfm?abstract_id=2906451    

15/12/2016 Data Visualization at the Social Science Data Lab

I am giving a one-day workshop on data visualization at the Social Science Data Lab series hosted by the Mannheim Center for European Social Research (MZES). Thanks for the invitation, Simon! When? December 16th, 9.00-17.00. Where? University of Mannheim, Room A231.

10/10/2016 Update on past events

I missed to post these two things: Paper presentation “MRP for Religious Minorities” (joint work with Chris Claassen) at APSA 2016 in Philadelphia. Teaching “Theory Building and Causal Inference” at the University of Mannheim/CDSS, October 5th-7th.