RankRegular Faculty - Assistant Professor
Research and Teaching Interests
Legislative politics, state politics, representation, quantitative methods
Jeff Harden specializes in American politics and political methodology. His research agenda in American politics focuses on political representation, public policy diffusion, and state politics. His methodology interests include interpretation and communication of statistical models, network inference, and simulation. He is the author of Multidimensional Democracy: A Supply and Demand Theory of Representation in American Legislatures (Cambridge, 2016) He has also published articles in several journals, including the American Political Science Review, Legislative Studies Quarterly, and Political Analysis.
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Department of Political Science
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Notre Dame, IN 46556