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., 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.  2018. “A Signaling Theory of Distributive Policy Choice: Evidence From Senegal.” Journal of Politics (in print).


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)

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.