Title:Research on voting advice applications : state of the art and future directions (editorial) Author(s):GARZIA, Diego ; MARSCHALL, StefanDate:2016Citation:
- Policy & internet, 2016, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp. 376–390
Type:ArticleAbstract:Voting Advice Applications (VAAs) have experienced a great deal of success over the past decade, and are now used in many countries around the world. This editorial introduces a Special Issue resulting from a section of ...
Title:Partisanship, leader evaluations and the vote : disentangling the new iron triangle in electoral research Author(s):GARZIA, Diego ; DE ANGELIS, AndreaDate:2016Citation:
- Comparative European politics, 2016, Vol. 14, No. 5, pp. 604-625
Type:ArticleAbstract:This article provides an empirical assessment of the causal structure underlying the core dependent variable of electoral research (the vote) and two of its most notable predictors (partisanship and leader evaluations). A ...
Title:Issues and leaders as vote determinants : the case of Italy Author(s):BELLUCCI, Paolo; GARZIA, Diego ; LEWIS-BECK, Michael S.Date:2015Citation:
- Party politics, 2015, Vol. 21, No. 2, pp. 272-283
Type:ArticleAbstract:A growing literature highlights the importance of leader image as a determinant of voting in contemporary democracies and as a force now paralleling the explanatory power of traditional structural and ideological factors ...
Title:Can candidates' image win elections? : a counterfactual assessment of leader effects in the Second Italian Republic Author(s):GARZIA, Diego Date:2013Citation:
- Journal of Political Marketing, 2013, Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 348-361
Type:ArticleAbstract:Nowadays it is commonplace to argue that candidates' personal characteristics play a large part in determining how individuals vote. In the domain of political marketing this assumption is often given for granted, and no ...
Title:Individual level dynamics of PTV change across the electoral cycle Author(s):DE ANGELIS, Andrea; GARZIA, Diego Date:2013Citation:
- Electoral Studies, 2013, Vol. 32, No. 4, pp. 900-904
Type:ArticleAbstract:Propensity-to-vote (PTV) scores are ever more commonly used in electoral research as a measure of electoral utilities. Yet a growing literature employs them as dependent variable in the voting equation in place of the lower ...
Title:Changing parties, changing partisans : the personalization of partisan attachments in Western Europe Author(s):GARZIA, Diego Date:2013Citation:
- Political Psychology, 2013, Vol. 34, No. 1, pp. 67-89
Type:ArticleAbstract:This article investigates the effects of the deep transformations in the relationship between West European class-mass parties and their electorates. Particular attention is paid to the changing nature of individuals' ...
Title:The rise of party/leader identification in Western Europe Author(s):GARZIA, Diego Date:2013Citation:
- Political Research Quarterly, 2013, Vol. 66, No. 3, pp. 533-544
Type:ArticleAbstract:This article investigates the attitudinal drivers of partisanship in Western Europe, focusing in particular on the role exerted by voters’ evaluation of party leaders. The cross-sectional analysis is performed on pooled ...
Title:The 2013 Italian parliamentary election : changing things so everything stays the same Author(s):GARZIA, Diego Date:2013Citation:
- West European Politics, 2013, Vol. 36, No. 5, pp. 1095-1105
Title:Party and Leader Effects in Parliamentary Elections: Towards a reassessment Author(s):GARZIA, Diego Date:2012Citation:
- Politics, 2012, Vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 175–185
Type:ArticleAbstract:Social-psychological models of voting behaviour systematically downsize the relevance of party leader evaluations by conceiving them as mere consequences of causally prior partisan attachments. However, the validity of ...
Title:Party Identification, Leader Effects and Vote Choice in Italy, 1990-2008 Author(s):GARZIA, Diego ; VIOTTI, FedericoDate:2012Citation:
- World Political Science Review, 2012, 8, 1, 1-23
Type:ArticleAbstract:Previous studies have portrayed the personalization of politics as a consequence of the changes in the electoral market and the resulting transformations at the party level. However, empirical research has not reached a ...