Papers

Gilardi, Fabrizio, Charles R. Shipan and Bruno Wüest (May 2017), "Policy Diffusion: The Issue-Definition-Stage" [PDF]

Foos, Florian and Fabrizio Gilardi (March 2017), “Bridging the Gender Gap in Political Ambition: Experimental Evidence” [PDF]

Gilardi, Fabrizio and Fabio Wasserfallen (February 2017) "Policy Diffusion: Mechanisms and Practical Implications" [PDF].


Projects

Digital Democracy: How Digital Technology Is Changing Democracy and Its Study [PDF]

Role Models, Spillovers, and the Supply Side of Women's Political Representation (2015-2017, funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation) [Lay summary: English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano]

Measuring Policy Diffusion with Automated Content Analysis: The case of Smoking Bans in Switzerland and the United States (2013-2016, funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation) [Lay summary: English, Deutsch, Français]

Democratic diffusion and the "Arab Spring” (2014-2017, funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation) [Lay summary: English, Deutsch]