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Thomas Gschwend in Diário de Notícias: Pandemic Is Dangerous Asset for Far-Right In Germany
The AfD's poorer results are mainly due to a lack of „alternative policies“. Instead, they „spend their time fighting each other“. Without the COVID-19 pandemic, the party is likely to „weaken even further“.
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DVPW-Dissertations­preis für Benjamin Engst – Wir gratulieren!!
DVPW-Dissertations­preis 2020 geht an Dr. Nabila Abbas und Dr. Benjamin G. Engst
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Thomas Gschwend in der Heilbronner Stimme: Analyse Landtagswahl
Verlierer ohne große Verluste – Grüne gewinnen von allen Parteien, CDU behält Mandate – Experte rät CDU zur Opposition
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Thomas Gschwend in The Academic Times: Trump's isolationism struck a chord with German Americans
Artikel über den Electoral Studies – Beitrag „A swing vote from the ethnic backstage: The role of German American isolationist tradition for Trump’s 2016 victory“ von Klara Dentler, Thomas Gschwend and David Hünlich
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New Publication: A swing vote from the ethnic backstage: The role of German American isolationist tradition for Trump’s 2016 victory
Klara Dentler, Thomas Gschwend and David Hünlich (forthcoming)
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New Working Paper: Automated video analysis for social science research
By Dominic Nyhuis, Tobias Ringwald, Oliver Rittmann, Thomas Gschwend and Rainer Stiefelhagen
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Aleksandra Butneva will present her new working paper “When is the Supreme Constitutional Court stepping in? Investigating patterns of judicial response in Germany”
on March 17th, 2021 at the “New Challenges, New Perspectives”: LSEUPR Annual Undergraduate Conference 2021 , London School of Economics and Political Science, supported by The International Political Science Association
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New Working Paper: Coalition Policymaking and Opposition Legislative Review: Bill Scrutiny as an Intra-Party Signaling Device
By Lion Behrens, Dominic Nyhuis and Thomas Gschwend
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New Working Paper: A Swing Vote from the Ethnic Backstage – The German American role in Donald Trump’s 2016 victory
By Klara Dentler, Thomas Gschwend and David Hünlich
Exam Review
Students who would like to discuss their Empirical Political Research exam with Dr Carey can do so in Zoom room SOWI 11 (follow the same link as for lectures) on Monday 18 January 2021, from 8:30 onwards.