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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Law and Political Science D-index 26 Citations 5,783 45 World Ranking 663 National Ranking 394

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Awards & Achievements

2015 - Gladys M. Kammerer Award, American Political Science Association (APSA)

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Democracy

His scientific interests lie mostly in Public economics, Public administration, Scholarship, Politics and Legislature. His studies deal with areas such as Policy analysis, Coercion, Economic competition, Health insurance and Imitation as well as Public economics. His research integrates issues of Political economy and Empirical research in his study of Public administration.

His work deals with themes such as Comparative politics, Social science and International relations, which intersect with Scholarship. The various areas that Craig Volden examines in his Politics study include Policy studies and Economic growth. His work on Legislative process and House of Representatives as part of general Legislature research is frequently linked to Style and Behavioral difference, bridging the gap between disciplines.

His most cited work include:

  • The mechanisms of policy diffusion (611 citations)
  • States as Policy Laboratories: Emulating Success in the Children's Health Insurance Program (385 citations)
  • Bottom-Up Federalism: The Diffusion of Antismoking Policies from U.S. Cities to States (373 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Public administration, Politics, Legislature, Public economics and Law are his primary areas of study. His work carried out in the field of Public administration brings together such families of science as Gridlock, Federalism, Agency, National government and Democracy. His Politics research incorporates themes from Political economy, Public relations and Law and economics.

His Legislature study incorporates themes from Legislation, Voting and State. His study looks at the relationship between State and fields such as Bureaucracy, as well as how they intersect with chemical problems. Craig Volden has included themes like Policy analysis, Government, Health insurance, Welfare and Diffusion of innovations in his Public economics study.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Public administration (38.46%)
  • Politics (37.18%)
  • Legislature (33.33%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Gridlock (15.38%)
  • Politics (37.18%)
  • Legislature (33.33%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Craig Volden mainly investigates Gridlock, Politics, Legislature, Political economy and Lawmaking. His research integrates issues of Microeconomics, Economic history and Voting in his study of Gridlock. He interconnects Scholarship, Public relations and Public administration in the investigation of issues within Politics.

Craig Volden has researched Public administration in several fields, including Bureaucracy and Agency. Craig Volden combines subjects such as Public economics and Public policy with his study of Legislature. His Political economy study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Opposition, Divided government, Democracy and Stalemate.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Ideology, Learning, and Policy Diffusion: Experimental Evidence (57 citations)
  • Failures: Diffusion, Learning, and Policy Abandonment (23 citations)
  • Women’s Issues and Their Fates in the US Congress (22 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Democracy

Craig Volden mostly deals with Legislature, Public policy, Lawmaking, Law and Scholarship. His study in Legislature is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Gridlock, Public economics, Median voter theorem and Status quo. His work deals with themes such as Economic system, Abandonment and Federalism, State, which intersect with Public policy.

His Scholarship study is focused on Economic growth in general.

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Best Publications

A Formal Model of Learning and Policy Diffusion

Craig Volden;Michael M. Ting;Daniel P. Carpenter.
American Political Science Review (2008)

385 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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