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Koalitionspolitik vor der Wahl

funded by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
duration 2017 – 2020
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Strategic Voting (AUTNES)

funded by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)/Austrian Science Fund (FWF)
duration 2013 – 2015
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Personal Campaign Strategies and Political Representation

with Hermann Schmitt, Wolfgang C. Müller, Andreas M. Wüst, Thomas Zittel, Bernard Wessels (WZB)
funded by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)/Fritz Thyssen Foundation
duration 2005 – 2013
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Making Electoral Democracy Work

Researcher: Steffen Zittlau
funded by Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada
duration 2011 – 2016
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The Federal Constitutional Court as a Veto Player

with Christoph Hönnige (Göttingen)
Researcher(s): Caroline Wittig, Benjamin Engst (Göttingen)
funded by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
duration 2011 – 2014
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Measuring a Common Space and the Dynamics of Reform Positions

with Sven-Oliver Proksch
funded by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), Collaborative Research Center (SFB 884)
duration 2010 – 2014
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Expectation Formation and Electoral Decision-Making

with Franz Urban Pappi
Researcher: Michael Herrmann
funded by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
duration 2005 - 2008
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The French Study: Political Leaders in the Super-Election of 2002 in France

with Hermann Schmitt
Researchers: Thomas Gschwend, Dirk Leuffen, Christine Pütz, Andrea Römmele, Hermann Schmitt,
funded by Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES), Fritz Thyssen Foundation, ZA (Cologne), and CSA (Paris)
duration 2002 – 2005
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Electoral Systems and Party Personnel: The Consequences of Reform and Non-Reform

with Thomas Zittel
Researchers: Thomas Gschwend, Thomas Zittel
funded by National Science Foundation (NSF)
duration 2008 – 2013
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Contamination Effects in Multi-level Systems of Governance

Researcher: Thomas Gschwend
funded by Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES)
duration 2005 – 2011
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The French Study: The Strategies of Voters in the Super-Election of 2002 in France

with Hermann Schmitt
Researcher: Thomas Gschwend
funded by Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES), Fritz Thyssen Foundation, ZA (Cologne) and CSA (Paris)
duration 2002 – 2005
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