Photo Attribution The 54th Annual Meetings of the Public Choice Society

2017 Conference Program

Polarization and Public Opinion

Saturday, March 4
8:00am — 9:30am

Beauregard Room

Polarization and Public Opinion

Session Chair: Hans Pitlik
Session Organizer: Public Choice Society President

Media Competition with Targeted Advertising: How Media Polarization Attenuates Political Polarization
Presenter: Benjamin Ogden
Co-Author(s): Gupta, Samarth
Discussant: Hans Pitlik

Is political polarization driven by economic crises?
Presenter: Hans Pitlik
Co-Author(s): Martin Rode
Discussant: Tetsuro Okazaki

Valence, Endoersement and Media Diversity
Presenter: Tetsuro Okazaki
Discussant: M. Garrett Roth

Sixty Years of Pandering? The Nature and Extent of "Social Desirability Bias" in Political Opinion
Presenter: M. Garrett Roth
Discussant: Benjamin Ogden