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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 46 Citations 9,537 107 World Ranking 1594 National Ranking 786

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Awards & Achievements

1992 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • World War II
  • Democracy

His primary areas of investigation include Politics, Positive economics, Political economy, Mathematical economics and Game theory. His work on Voting as part of general Politics research is frequently linked to Variable, bridging the gap between disciplines. His Positive economics research integrates issues from Preference, Palfrey, Social preferences and Nash equilibrium.

His study on Political economy also encompasses disciplines like

  • Federalism, which have a strong connection to Subject and Federalist,
  • Democracy and related Ethnic group. His Mathematical economics research incorporates themes from Majority rule, Condorcet method, Probabilistic voting model and Representation. His research in Game theory focuses on subjects like Systems theory in political science, which are connected to Social science.

His most cited work include:

  • An Expository Development of a Mathematical Model of the Electoral Process (536 citations)
  • Ethnic Heterogeneity, District Magnitude, and the Number of Parties (520 citations)
  • Game Theory and Political Theory (348 citations)

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

His scientific interests lie mostly in Politics, Political economy, Voting, Mathematical economics and Law and economics. Peter C. Ordeshook is studying Democracy, which is a component of Politics. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Ethnic group and Federalism.

His Political economy study which covers Presidential system that intersects with General election and CONTEST. The Voting study combines topics in areas such as Microeconomics and Positive economics. His research investigates the link between Positive economics and topics such as Game theory that cross with problems in Political philosophy.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Politics (22.00%)
  • Political economy (17.33%)
  • Voting (16.67%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2004-2015)?

  • Political economy (17.33%)
  • Law (14.00%)
  • General election (7.33%)

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

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Political economy, Law, General election, Presidential system and Presidential election. His Political economy research incorporates themes from Economic history and American political science, Politics. His research integrates issues of Decentralization and Intervention in his study of Politics.

His Presidential system research includes elements of CONTEST and Electoral fraud. Peter C. Ordeshook has researched Presidential election in several fields, including Voting, Public relations and Rendering. His Democracy study incorporates themes from Ethnic group, Conformity and Turnout.

Between 2004 and 2015, his most popular works were:

  • The Forensics of Election Fraud: Russia and Ukraine (111 citations)
  • Benford's Law and the Detection of Election Fraud (77 citations)
  • The Balance of Power: Stability in International Systems (74 citations)

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

  • Law
  • World War II
  • Democracy

Peter C. Ordeshook focuses on Law, Political economy, State, Democracy and Presidential election. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Electoral fraud and Presidential system. Peter C. Ordeshook has included themes like Verdict, Conformity and Subject in his State study.

His Democracy research is multidisciplinary, relying on both General election, Turnout, Ballot and Public administration. In his study, which falls under the umbrella issue of General election, Ethnic group is strongly linked to Administration. His Presidential election research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in CONTEST, Suspect, Comparative politics and Polity.

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Best Publications

Designing Federalism: A Theory of Self-Sustainable Federal Institutions

Mikhail Filippov;Peter C. Ordeshook;Olga Shvetsova.
(2004)

844 Citations

An Expository Development of a Mathematical Model of the Electoral Process

Otto A. Davis;Melvin J. Hinich;Peter C. Ordeshook.
American Political Science Review (1970)

836 Citations

Ethnic Heterogeneity, District Magnitude, and the Number of Parties

Peter C. Ordeshook;Olga V. Shvetsova.
American Journal of Political Science (1994)

811 Citations

Game Theory and Political Theory

Peter C. Ordeshook.
Cambridge Books (1986)

546 Citations

The Forensics of Election Fraud: Russia and Ukraine

Mikhail G. Myagkov;Peter C. Ordeshook;Dimitri Shakin.
(2009)

328 Citations

Elections with limited information: A fulfilled expectations model using contemporaneous poll and endorsement data as information sources

Richard D McKelvey;Peter C Ordeshook.
Journal of Economic Theory (1985)

323 Citations

Designing Federalism: Subject Index

Mikhail Filippov;Peter C. Ordeshook;Olga Shvetsova.
(2004)

280 Citations

Nonvoting and the existence of equilibrium under majority rule

Melvin J Hinich;John O Ledyard;Peter C Ordeshook.
Journal of Economic Theory (1972)

238 Citations

Constitutional stability

Peter C. Ordeshook.
(1992)

235 Citations

Models of strategic choice in politics

Peter C. Ordeshook.
(1989)

235 Citations

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