Political institutions

Grossman, G., K. Michelitch. 2018. “Information Dissemination, Competitive Pressure, and Politician Performance between Elections: A Field Experiment in Uganda.” American Political Science Review, 112(2):280-301.


Gottlieb, J, Grossman G, Robinson AL.  2018.  “Do Men and Women Have Different Policy Preferences in Africa? Determinants and Implications of Gender Gaps in Policy Prioritization.” British Journal of Political Science, 48(3): 611-638.

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Croke, K, Grossman G, Larreguy HA, Marshall J.  2016.  “Deliberate Disengagement: How Education Can Decrease Political Participation in Electoral Authoritarian Regimes.” American Political Science Review, 110(3): 579-600.


Grossman, G.  2016. “Leadership Selection Rules and Decentralized Governance.” in Decentralized Governance and Accountability: Academic Research and the Future of Donor Programming, eds. Erik Wibbles and Jonathan Rodden, chapter 2, pp. 49-74. [paper]

Grossman, G.  2015.  “Renewalist Christianity and the Political Saliency of LGBTs: Theory and Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa.” Journal of Politics. 77(2):337-351.

Grossman, G, Paler L.  2015.  “Using Experiments to Study Political Institutions.” Handbook of Comparative Political Institutions. (Gandhi, Jennifer, Ruiz-Runo, Ruben, Eds.). pages 84-97. Routledge

Grossman, G, Hanlon WW.  2014.  “Do better monitoring institutions increase leadership quality in community organizations? Evidence from Uganda.” American Journal of Political Science. 58(3):669–686.


Grossman, G.  2014.  “Do Selection Rules Affect Leader Responsiveness? Evidence from Rural Uganda.” Quarterly Journal of Political Science. 9(1):1-44.


Baldassarri, D, Grossman G.  2013.  “The Effect of Group Attachment and Social Position on Prosocial Behavior. Evidence from Lab-in-the-Field Experiments.” PLoS ONE. 8(3):e58750.


[4] Grossman, G, Baldassarri D.  2012.  “The Impact of Elections on Cooperation: Evidence from a Lab-in-the-Field Experiment in Uganda.” American Journal of Political Science. 56(4):964-985.


Baldassarri, D, Grossman G.  2011.  “Centralized Sanctioning and Legitimate Authority Promote Cooperation in Humans.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 27(108):11023–11027.


ICTs for better governance

Grossman, G, Humphreys M, Sacramone-Lutz G.  2019.  Information Technology and Political Engagement: Mixed Evidence from Uganda, Journal of Politics (in print)

Grossman, G., M. Platas and J. Rodden. 2018. “Crowdsourcing Accountability: ICT for Service Delivery.” World Development (in print)


Grossman, G, Michelitch K, Santamaria M.  2017.  “Texting Complaints to Politicians: Name Personalization and Politicians’ Encouragement in Citizen Mobilization.” Comparative Political Studies, 50(10): 1325-1357


Grossman, G, Humphreys M, Sacramone-Lutz G.  2014.  “I would like u WMP to extend electricity 2 our village”: On Information Technology and Interest Articulation. American Political Science Review. 108(3):688-705.


Government fragmentation

Gottlieb, J, Grossman G, Larreguy HA, Marx B.  2019. “A Signaling Theory of Distributive Policy Choice: Evidence From Senegal.” Journal of Politics, 81(2): 631-647.


Grossman, G, Pierskalla JH, Dean EB.  2017.  “Government Fragmentation and Public Goods Provision.” Journal of Politics, 79(3): 823-840.

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Grossman, G, Lewis J.  2014.  “Administrative Unit Proliferation.” American Political Science Review. 108(1):196-217.


Conflict processes (Israel/Palestine)

Getmansky, A, Grossman G, Wright AL.  2019.  “Border Walls and Smuggling Spillovers,” Quarterly Journal of Political Science (forthcoming).


Grossman, G., D. Manekin, Y. Margalit. 2018. “How Sanctions Affect Public Opinion in Target Countries: Experimental Evidence from Israel,” Comparative Political Studies. 51(14): 1823–1857.


Manekin, D, Grossman G, Mitts T.  2018.  “Contested Ground: Disentangling Material and Symbolic Attachment to Disputed Territory,” Political Science Research and Methods (in print).


Grossman, G, Manekin D, Miodownik D.  2015.  “The Political Legacies Of Combat: Attitudes Towards War And Peace Among Israeli Ex-Combatants.” International Organization. 69(4):981–1009.


Grossman, G, Gazal-Ayal O, Pimentel S, Weinstein J.  2016.  “Descriptive Representation and Judicial Outcomes in Multi-Ethnic Societies.” American Journal of Political Science. 60(1):44–69.


Grossman, G, Kaplan R.  2006.  “Courage to Refuse.” Peace Review. 18(2):189-197.
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Grossman, G.  2011.  “Lab-in-the-field Experiments.” Newsletter of the APSA Experimental Section. 2(2):13-19.