Research

Journal Articles, Book Chapters, and Working Papers.

Working Papers

Taylor C. Boas, F. Daniel Hidalgo, and Guillermo Toral. Competence versus Priorities: Negative Electoral Responses to Education Quality in Brazil. Working Paper. Forthcoming at Journal of Politics, 2020. PDF.

Data and Code

Publications

Taylor C. Boas and F. Daniel Hidalgo. “Electoral Incentives to Combat Mosquito-Borne Illnesses: Experimental Evidence from Brazil”. In: World Development 113 (Jan. 01, 2019), pp. 89-99. DOI: 10.1016/j.worlddev.2018.08.013. PDF. Replication Archive. Online Appendix.

Taylor C. Boas, F. Daniel Hidalgo, and Marcus André Melo. “Horizontal But Not Vertical: Accountability Institutions and Electoral Sanctioning in Northeast Brazil”. In: Information, Accountability, and Cumulative Learning: Lessons from Metaketa I. Ed. by Thad Dunning, Guy Grossman, Macartan Humphreys, Susan Hyde, Craig McIntosh and Gareth Nellis. Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics. Cambridge University Press, 2019, pp. 257-286. DOI: 10.1017/9781108381390.010. PDF.

Taylor C. Boas, F. Daniel Hidalgo, and Marcus André Melo. “Norms versus Action: Why Voters Fail to Sanction Malfeasance in Brazil”. In: American Journal of Political Science 63.2 (2019), pp. 385-400. DOI: 10.1111/ajps.12413. PDF. Replication Archive. Online Appendix.

Thad Dunning, Guy Grossman, Macartan Humphreys, et al. “Voter Information Campaigns and Political Accountability: Cumulative Findings from a Preregistered Meta-Analysis of Coordinated Trials”. In: Science Advances 5.7 (Jul. 01, 2019). DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aaw2612. PDF. Replication Archive. Online Appendix.

Erin Hartman and F. Daniel Hidalgo. “An Equivalence Approach to Balance and Placebo Tests”. In: American Journal of Political Science 62.4 (2018), pp. 1000-1013. DOI: 10.1111/ajps.12387. PDF. Replication Archive. Online Appendix.

Gabriel Cepaluni and F. Daniel Hidalgo. “Compulsory Voting Can Increase Political Inequality: Evidence from Brazil”. In: Political Analysis 24.2 (2016), pp. 273-280. DOI: 10.1093/pan/mpw004. PDF. Replication Archive. Online Appendix.

F. Daniel Hidalgo, Júlio Canello, and Renato Lima-de-Oliveira. “Can Politicians Police Themselves? Natural Experimental Evidence From Brazil’s Audit Courts”. In: Comparative Political Studies 49.13 (Nov. 01, 2016), pp. 1739-1773. DOI: 10.1177/0010414015626436. PDF. Replication Archive. Online Appendix.

F. Daniel Hidalgo and Simeon Nichter. “Voter Buying: Shaping the Electorate through Clientelism”. In: American Journal of Political Science 60.2 (2016), pp. 436-455. DOI: 10.1111/ajps.12214. PDF. Replication Archive. Online Appendix.

Taylor C. Boas, F. Daniel Hidalgo, and Neal P. Richardson. “The Spoils of Victory: Campaign Donations and Government Contracts in Brazil”. In: The Journal of Politics 76.2 (Apr. 01, 2014), pp. 415-429. DOI: 10.1017/S002238161300145X. PDF. Replication Archive. Online Appendix.

Jesse Driscoll and F Daniel Hidalgo. “Intended and Unintended Consequences of Democracy Promotion Assistance to Georgia after the Rose Revolution”. In: Research & Politics 1.1 (May. 13, 2014). DOI: 10.1177/2053168014530279. PDF. Replication Archive.

Taylor C. Boas and F. Daniel Hidalgo. “Controlling the Airwaves: Incumbency Advantage and Community Radio in Brazil”. In: American Journal of Political Science 55.4 (2011), pp. 869-885. DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-5907.2011.00532.x. PDF. Replication Archive. Online Appendix.

F. Daniel Hidalgo, Suresh Naidu, Simeon Nichter, et al. “Economic Determinants of Land Invasions”. In: The Review of Economics and Statistics 92.3 (May. 17, 2010), pp. 505-523. DOI: 10.1162/REST_a_00007. PDF. Replication Archive.