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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Law and Political Science D-index 22 Citations 9,919 39 World Ranking 1175 National Ranking 673

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Awards & Achievements

2008 - Heinz I. Eulau Award, American Political Science Association (APSA)

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Social science

His primary scientific interests are in Politics, Development economics, Ethnic group, Cultural diversity and Diversity. His Politics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Associate professor and Power. His research integrates issues of Regime change, Colonialism, Focus group and Cleavage in his study of Development economics.

His Cleavage research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Voting, Salient, Elite and Political economy. His Ethnic group study incorporates themes from Situational ethics, Salience, Presidential election and Demographic economics. The Diversity study combines topics in areas such as Altruism and Slum.

His most cited work include:

  • Why Does Ethnic Diversity Undermine Public Goods Provision (684 citations)
  • Institutions and Ethnic Politics in Africa (656 citations)
  • Measuring ethnic fractionalization in Africa (547 citations)

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

His primary areas of investigation include Politics, Ethnic group, Development economics, Social psychology and Political economy. His study in Politics is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Salient and Power. His Ethnic group study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Conventional wisdom, Research design, Cultural diversity, Public administration and Gender studies.

His research in Cultural diversity intersects with topics in Diversity, Altruism and Public economics. His Development economics research includes elements of Poverty, Regime change and Clan. Daniel N. Posner works mostly in the field of Political economy, limiting it down to topics relating to Democratization and, in certain cases, Authoritarianism and Tribe, as a part of the same area of interest.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Politics (55.93%)
  • Ethnic group (54.24%)
  • Development economics (20.34%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2017-2021)?

  • Politics (55.93%)
  • Social psychology (20.34%)
  • Ethnic group (54.24%)

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

Politics, Social psychology, Ethnic group, Dictator and Selfishness are his primary areas of study. The study incorporates disciplines such as Economic growth, Conventional wisdom and Political economy in addition to Politics. The various areas that he examines in his Political economy study include State, Legislature, Presidential system, Power and Constitution.

Specifically, his work in Social psychology is concerned with the study of Priming. Daniel N. Posner conducts interdisciplinary study in the fields of Ethnic group and Zhàng through his works. His Dictator research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Test, Altruism, Affect and Dictator game.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • (Under What Conditions) Do Politicians Reward Their Supporters? Evidence From Kenya's Constituencies Development Fund* (20 citations)
  • Term Limits: Leadership, Political Competition and the Transfer of Power (17 citations)
  • Ethnically Biased? Experimental Evidence from Kenya (11 citations)

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

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Social science

Daniel N. Posner mainly investigates Politics, Political economy, Conventional wisdom, Ethnic group and Zhàng. His Politics research integrates issues from Poverty and Constitution. His work in Poverty incorporates the disciplines of Incentive, Unit, Leverage and Centrality.

In his study, Daniel N. Posner carries out multidisciplinary Incentive and Economic growth research. His research in Constitution focuses on subjects like Power, which are connected to Personal Rule. Daniel N. Posner has researched Ethnic group in several fields, including Priming, Social psychology, Implicit-association test, Research design and Presumption.

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Best Publications

Political Competition and Ethnic Identification in Africa

Benn Eifert;Edward Miguel;Daniel N. Posner.
American Journal of Political Science (2010)

734 Citations

When states fail : causes and consequences

David Carment;Christopher S Clapham;Nat J Colletta;Jeffrey Ira Herbst.
Published in <b>2004</b> in Princeton NJ) by Princeton university press (2004)

165 Citations

Editorial Boards

Journal of Development Studies
(Impact Factor: 2.519)

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