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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 35 Citations 17,466 68 World Ranking 272 National Ranking 177

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Democracy
  • Politics

Presidential system, Legislature, Political economy, Comparative politics and Public administration are his primary areas of study. Matthew Soberg Shugart interconnects Government and Democracy in the investigation of issues within Presidential system. His studies deal with areas such as Veto and Inefficiency as well as Democracy.

His Political economy study combines topics in areas such as Proportional representation, Majoritarian representation, Opposition, Divided government and Presidential election. His Comparative politics research incorporates themes from Latin Americans and Decree. His research integrates issues of Politics and Separation of powers in his study of Public administration.

His most cited work include:

  • Incentives to cultivate a personal vote: A rank ordering of electoral formulas☆ (1603 citations)
  • Presidents and Assemblies: Constitutional Design and Electoral Dynamics (1189 citations)
  • Presidentialism and democracy in Latin America (789 citations)

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

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Public administration, Presidential system, Political economy, Law and Comparative politics. The various areas that Matthew Soberg Shugart examines in his Public administration study include Democratic governance, Decree and Accountability. His Presidential system research integrates issues from Representation, Latin Americans, Government, Legislature and Democracy.

His work carried out in the field of Democracy brings together such families of science as Delegation and Public relations. His Political economy study also includes

  • Electoral reform, which have a strong connection to Proportional representation,
  • Public economics which connect with Incentive. While the research belongs to areas of Comparative politics, Matthew Soberg Shugart spends his time largely on the problem of Electoral college, intersecting his research to questions surrounding Legitimacy.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Public administration (32.80%)
  • Presidential system (32.80%)
  • Political economy (26.40%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2020)?

  • Electoral system (5.60%)
  • Public administration (32.80%)
  • Political economy (26.40%)

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

Matthew Soberg Shugart mainly investigates Electoral system, Public administration, Political economy, Presidential system and Proportionality. His Electoral system research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Regional science and Law and economics. His studies in Law and economics integrate themes in fields like Core, Democracy and Best practice.

His Public administration study incorporates themes from Legislature and Politics. His Political economy study combines topics in areas such as Public economics and Duverger's law. As part of one scientific family, Matthew Soberg Shugart deals mainly with the area of Law, narrowing it down to issues related to the Preference, and often Nomination.

Between 2016 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Party nomination strategies in flexible-list systems Do preference votes matter? (48 citations)
  • Votes from Seats: Logical Models of Electoral Systems (22 citations)
  • The Oxford handbook of electoral systems (5 citations)

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

  • Law
  • Democracy
  • Politics

Matthew Soberg Shugart focuses on Electoral system, Terminology, Legislature, Data science and Context. His Electoral system research incorporates elements of Political economy, Duverger's law and Law and economics. Legislature is frequently linked to Public administration in his study.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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