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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Law and Political Science D-index 20 Citations 3,288 47 World Ranking 1530 National Ranking 854

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Awards & Achievements

2009 - Hellman Fellow

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Democracy

Sebastian M. Saiegh focuses on Politics, Political economy, Legislature, Incentive and Public economics. The study of Politics is intertwined with the study of Legislator in a number of ways. His studies in Political economy integrate themes in fields like Rule of law, Football and Civil Conflict.

As part of one scientific family, Sebastian M. Saiegh deals mainly with the area of Legislature, narrowing it down to issues related to the Voting, and often Competition and Public administration. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Fiscal federalism, Federalism and Public policy. In his research on the topic of Public economics, Democracy is strongly related with Government.

His most cited work include:

  • Amateur Legislators -- Professional Politicians: The Consequences of Party-Centered Electoral Rules in a Federal System (282 citations)
  • Government Coalitions and Legislative Success Under Presidentialism and Parliamentarism (269 citations)
  • WHY IS ARGENTINA'S FISCAL FEDERALISM SO INEFFICIENT? ENTERING THE LABYRINTH * (80 citations)

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

His primary scientific interests are in Politics, Political economy, Legislature, Public administration and Latin Americans. His Politics research includes themes of Incentive and Public policy. The concepts of his Incentive study are interwoven with issues in Amateur, Economic system and Federalism.

His Political economy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Dictatorship, Ideology, Cronyism and Development economics. His Legislature research integrates issues from Legislation, Legislator, Government, Dissent and Presidential system. His studies examine the connections between Public administration and genetics, as well as such issues in Voting, with regards to Bicameralism.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Politics (51.72%)
  • Political economy (35.63%)
  • Legislature (25.29%)

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

  • Political economy (35.63%)
  • Politics (51.72%)
  • Cronyism (5.75%)

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

Sebastian M. Saiegh mostly deals with Political economy, Politics, Cronyism, Dictatorship and Context. The study incorporates disciplines such as Government spending, Democratic governance, Ideology, Modernization theory and Coalition government in addition to Political economy. His work carried out in the field of Ideology brings together such families of science as Structural equation modeling, Voting, Economic system and Public opinion.

Sebastian M. Saiegh has included themes like Unit of analysis and Public administration in his Politics study. His Public administration study incorporates themes from Chamber of Deputies, Elite, Legislator and Scholarship. His study on Context is intertwined with other disciplines of science such as Crony capitalism and Human rights.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Disentangling the Role of Ideology and Partisanship in Legislative Voting:: Evidence from Argentina (7 citations)
  • Heterogeneity and team performance: Evaluating the effect of cultural diversity in the world’s top soccer league (6 citations)
  • An empirical stochastic model of Argentina's Impossible Game (1955-1966) (5 citations)

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

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Democracy

Sebastian M. Saiegh spends much of his time researching Public administration, Political economy, Diversity, League and Cultural diversity. His work carried out in the field of Public administration brings together such families of science as Space, Legislature, Voting and Ideology. The study incorporates disciplines such as Incentive, International studies, Structural equation modeling and Public opinion, Politics in addition to Political economy.

His Social science research extends to the thematically linked field of Diversity.

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Best Publications

Amateur Legislators -- Professional Politicians: The Consequences of Party-Centered Electoral Rules in a Federal System

Mark P. Jones;Sebastian Saiegh;Pablo T. Spiller;Mariano Tommasi.
American Journal of Political Science (2002)

496 Citations

Policymaking in Latin America: How Politics Shapes Policies

Pablo T. Spiller;Ernesto H. Stein;Mariano Tommasi;Carlos Scartascini.
IDB Publications (Books) (2008)

195 Citations

The Politics of Policies: Economic and Social Progress in Latin America: 2006 Report

Maria Victoria Murillo;Ben Ross Schneider;Mercedes Iacoviello;Carlos Scartascini.
Foreign Affairs (2006)

171 Citations

WHY IS ARGENTINA'S FISCAL FEDERALISM SO INEFFICIENT? ENTERING THE LABYRINTH *

Sebastián M. Saiegh;Mariano Tommasi.
Journal of Applied Economics (1999)

140 Citations

El juego político en América Latina: ¿Cómo se deciden las políticas públicas?

Carlos Scartascini;Pablo T. Spiller;Ernesto H. Stein;Mariano Tommasi.
Research Papers in Economics (2011)

105 Citations

Fiscal Federalism in Argentina: Policies, Politics, and Institutional Reform

Mariano Tommasi;Sebastian Saiegh;Pablo Sanguinetti.
Research Papers in Economics (2001)

88 Citations

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