Book Chapters

  • Gschwend, Thomas, and Michael F. Meffert. 2017. "Strategic Voting." In The SAGE Handbook of Electoral Behaviour, eds. Kai Arzheimer, Jocelyn Evans and Michael S. Lewis-Beck, London: Sage Publications Ltd. Pp. 339-366. PDF
  • Hooghe, Marc, Sofie Marien, and Thomas Gschwend. 2012. “Gathering Counter-Factual Evidence: An Experimental Study on Voters’ Responses to Pre-Electoral Coalitions.” In Experimental Political Science: Principles and Practices, eds. Bernhard Kittel, Wolfgang J. Luhan and Rebecca B. Morton, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. Pp. 413-440. PDF
  • Meffert, Michael F., and Thomas Gschwend. 2012. “Experimental Triangulation of Coalition Signals: Varying Designs, Converging Results.” In Experimental Political Science: Principles and Practices, eds. Bernhard Kittel, Wolfgang J. Luhan and Rebecca B. Morton, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. Pp. 249-283. PDF
  • Blais, André, and Thomas Gschwend. 2010. “Strategic Defection across Elections, Parties, and Voters.” In Citizens, Context, and Choice: How the Political Context Shapes Electoral Behavior, eds. Christopher Anderson and Russell Dalton, Oxford: Oxford University Press. Pp. 176-196. PDF
  • Huber, Sascha, Thomas Gschwend, Michael F. Meffert, and Franz Urban Pappi. 2009. "Erwartungsbildung über den Wahlausgang und ihr Einfluss auf die Wahlentscheidung." In Wahlen und Wähler. Analysen aus Anlass der Bundestagswahl 2005, ed. Oscar W. Gabriel, Bernhard Weßels, Jürgen W. Falter, Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften. Pp. 561-584. PDF
  • Gschwend, Thomas. 2009. “District Magnitude and the Comparative Study of Strategic Voting.” In The Comparative Study of Electoral Systems, ed. Hans-Dieter Klingemann, Oxford: Oxford University Press. Pp. 289-307. PDF
  • Meffert, Michael F., and Thomas Gschwend. 2009. “Strategisches Wählen in Mehrparteiensystemen: ein Gruppenexperiment [Strategic Voting in a Multiparty System: A Group-Experiment].” In Parteienwettbewerb, Wählerverhalten und Koalitionsbildung. Festschrift zum 70. Geburtstag von Franz Urban Pappi, eds. Christian Henning, Eric Linhart and Susumu Shikano, Baden-Baden: Nomos. Pp. 107-132. PDF
  • Wüst, Andreas M., Hermann Schmitt, Thomas Gschwend, and Thomas Zittel. 2008. „Candidates in the 2005 Bundestag Election: Mode of Candidacy, Campaigning and Issues.“ In The German Election of 2005, eds. Clayton Clemens and Thomas Saalfeld, New York: Routledge. Pp. 86-104. PDF
  • Gschwend, Thomas. 2008. “Studying Contamination Effects in Multi-Level Systems of Governance: First Thoughts about Hypotheses and Research Design.” In The Multilevel Electoral System of the EU, eds. Cees van der Eijk and Hermann Schmitt, CONNEX Report Series Nr 04, Mannheim. Pp. 229-240. PDF
  • Gschwend, Thomas. 2008. “Abgeordnetenhauswahlen sind keine Bundestagswahlen. Oder doch? Erfahrungsbericht aus Berlin [State Elections are no Federal Elections. Or are they? Experiences from Berlin].” In Wähler und Landtagswahlen in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland [Voters and State Elections in the Federal Republic of Germany], eds. Kerstin Völkl, Kai-Uwe Schnapp, Everhard Holtmann and Oscar W. Gabriel, Baden-Baden: Nomos. Pp. 93-120. PDF
  • Gschwend, Thomas, and Frank Schimmelfennig. 2007. „Forschungsdesign in der Politikwissenschaft: Ein Dialog zwischen Theorie und Daten [Research Design in Political Science: A Dialogue between Theory and Data].“ In Forschungsdesign in der Politikwissenschaft: Probleme-Strategien-Anwendungen, eds. Thomas Gschwend and Frank Schimmelfennig, Frankfurt/New York: Campus. Pp. 13-35. PDF
  • Zittel, Thomas, and Thomas Gschwend. 2007. „Der Bundestagswahlkampf von 2005 und Kollektive Repräsentation: Ein kurzer Auftakt zum langen Abschied? [Election Campaign of 2005 and Collective Representation].“ In Die Bundestagswahl 2005. Analysen des Wahlkampfes und der Wahlergebnisse [The Federal Election of 2005. Analysis of the Campaign and the Election Results], eds. Frank Brettschneider, Oskar Niedermayer, and Bernhard Weßels, Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften. Pp. 119-144. PDF
  • Gschwend, Thomas. 2007. „Incentivos institucionais ao voto estratégico e mundança do sistema paridário em Portugal [Institutional Incentives for Strategic Voting and Party System Change in Portugal].“ In Eleições e Cultura Politíca [Election and Political Culture], eds. André Freire, Marina Costa Lobo and Pedro Magalhães, Lisbon: ICS. Pp. 275-297. PDF
  • Gschwend, Thomas, and Frank Schimmelfennig. 2007. „Lehren für den Dialog zwischen Theorie und Daten [Lessons for the Dialogue between Theory and Data].“ In Forschungsdesign in der Politikwissenschaft, eds. Thomas Gschwend and Frank Schimmelfennig, Frankfurt/New York: Campus. Pp. 323-336. PDF
  • Gschwend, Thomas, and Frank Schimmelfennig. 2007.”Introduction: Designing Research in Political Science – A Dialogue between Theory and Data.” In Research Design in Political Science. How to Practice What They Preach, eds. Thomas Gschwend and Frank Schimmelfennig , Houndmills, Palgrave Macmillan. Pp. 1-18. PDF
  • Gschwend, Thomas, and Frank Schimmelfennig. 2007. “Conclusion: Lessons for the Dialogue between Theory and Data.” In Research Design in Political Science: How to Practice What They Preach, eds. Thomas Gschwend and Frank Schimmelfennig, Houndmills: Palgrave Macmillan. Pp. 216-225. PDF
  • Schnapp, Kai-Uwe, Delia Schindler, Thomas Gschwend, and Joachim Behnke. 2006. „Qualitative und Quantitative Zugänge: Eine integrative Perspektive [Qualitative and Quantitative Avenues: An integrative Perspective].“ In Methoden der Politikwissenschaft: Neuere qualitative und quantitative Analyseverfahren [Political Methodology: New Qualitative and Quantitative Methods], eds. Joachim Behnke, Thomas Gschwend, Delia Schindler and Kai-Uwe Schnapp, Baden-Baden: Nomos. Pp. 11-26. PDF
  • Gschwend, Thomas. 2006. „Ökologische Inferenz [Ecological Inference]. “In Methoden der Politikwissenschaft: Neuere qualitative und quantitative Analyseverfahren [Political Methodology: New Qualitative and Quantitative Methods], eds. Joachim Behnke, Thomas Gschwend, Delia Schindler and Kai-Uwe Schnapp, Baden-Baden: Nomos. Pp. 227-237. PDF
  • Pappi, Franz U., and Thomas Gschwend. 2005. “Partei- und Koalitionspräferenzen der Wähler bei der Bundestagswahl 1998 und 2002 [Party and Coalition Preferences of Voters at the Federal Elections 1998 and 2002].“ In Wahlen und Wähler. Analysen aus Anlass der Bundestagswahl 2002 [Elections and Voters. Analysis of the German Federal Election 2002], eds. Jürgen W. Falter, Oscar W. Gabriel and Bernhard Weßels, Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften. Pp. 284-305. PDF
  • Norpoth, Helmut, and Thomas Gschwend. 2005. “Mit Rot-Grün ins Schwarze getroffen: Prognosemodell besteht Feuertaufe [Bulls Eye with a Forecasting Model].“ In Wahlen und Wähler. Analysen aus Anlass der Bundestagswahl 2002 [Elections and Voters. Analysis of the German Federal Election 2002], eds. Jürgen W. Falter, Oscar W. Gabriel and Bernhard Weßels, Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften. Pp. 371-387. PDF
  • Gschwend, Thomas, and Dirk Leuffen. 2004. “Stuck between a Rock and a Hard Place: Electoral Dilemmas and Turnout in the 2002 French Legislative Elections.” In The French Voter: Before and After the 2002 Elections, ed. Michael Lewis-Beck, Houndmills, Basingstoke: Palgrave. Pp. 155 - 177. PDF 
  • Gschwend, Thomas, and Franz U. Pappi. 2004. “Stimmensplitting und Koalitionswahl [Ticket-Splitting and Coalition Voting].“ In Die Bundestagswahl 2002 [German Federal Election 2002], eds. Frank Brettschneider, Jan van Deth and Edeltraud Roller, Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften. Pp. 167-183. PDF
  • Norpoth, Helmut, and Thomas Gschwend. 2003 “Politbarometer und Wahlprognosen: Die Kanzlerfrage [Politbarometer and Forecasting: The Chancellor’s popularity].” In Politbarometer, ed. Andreas Wüst, Opladen: Leske + Budrich. Pp. 109-123. PDF
  • Gschwend, Thomas. 2003. “Statistical Control.” In Encyclopedia of Social Science Research Methods, eds. Michael Lewis-Beck, Alan Bryman and Tim Futing Liao. Newbury Park, CA: Sage. P. 1076. PDF
  • Gschwend, Thomas und Helmut Norpoth. 2001. “’Wenn am nächsten Sonntag ...’: Ein Prognosemodell für Bundestagswahlen. [A multivariate Forecasting Model for Federal Elections].” In Wahlen und Wähler: Analysen aus Anlass der Bundestagswahl 1998 [Elections and Voters. Analysis of the Federal Election 1998], eds. Hans-Dieter Klingemann and Max Kaase. Wiesbaden: Westdeutscher Verlag. Pp. 473-499. PDF
  • Gschwend, Thomas, and Helmut Norpoth. 2000. “Soll und Haben: Die deutsche Wählerschaft rechnet mit den Parteien ab. [A multivariate model explaining voting behavior in Federal Elections].” In 50 Jahre Empirische Wahlforschung in Deutschland. Entwicklung, Befunde, Perspektiven, Daten. [50 Years of Empirical Electoral Research in Germany], eds. Markus Klein, Wolfgang Jagodzinski, Ekkehard Mochmann and Dieter Ohr. Wiesbaden: Westdeutscher Verlag. Pp. 389-409. PDF