Christian Schimpf

Christian Schimpf

Dauerbeobachtung der Gesellschaft
International Survey Programs

Kaiserring 10-16
68159 Mannheim

+49 (0621) 1246 - 420

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Ich bin Mitarbeiter im Comparative Study of Electoral Systems (CSES) Projekt und PhD Kandidat an der Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences (GESS) in Mannheim.

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- Wahlverhalten
- Öffentliche Meinung
- Populismus

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Schimpf, Christian. 2019 (Forthcoming). "Anticipated election result and protest voting: why and when Canadian voters signal discontent." Canadian Journal of Political Science.

Van Hauwaert, Steven M. , Christian Schimpf, and Régis Dandoy. 2019. "Populist demand, economic development and regional identity across nine European countries: Exploring regional patterns of variance." European Societies 21 (2): 303-325. doi:

Van Hauwaert, Steven, Christian Schimpf, and Flavio Azevedo. 2019. "The measurement of populist attitudes: Testing cross-national scales using item response theory." Politics online first. doi:

Heinisch, Reinhard C., Thomas Lehner, Armin Mühlböck, and Christian Schimpf. 2018. "How do municipal amalgamations affect turnout in local elections? Insights from the 2015 municipal reform in the Austrian state of Styria." Local Government Studies 44 (4): 465-491. doi:

Huber, Robert A., and Christian Schimpf. 2017. "On the Distinct Effects of Left-Wing and Right-Wing Populism on Democratic Quality." Politics and Governance 5 (4): 146-165. doi:

Huber, Robert, and Christian Schimpf. 2016. "A drunken guest in Europe? : The influence of populist radical right parties on democratic quality." Zeitschrift für Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft 10 (2): 103-129. doi:

Huber, Robert A., and Christian Schimpf. 2016. "Friend or Foe? : Testing the Influence of Populism on Democratic Quality in Latin America." Political Studies 64 (4): 872-889. doi:

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Beitrag im Sammelwerk

Van Hauwaert, Steven M. , Christian Schimpf, and Flavio Azevedo. 2018. "Public opinion surveys: evaluating existing measures." In The Ideational Approach to Populism: Concept, Theory, and Analysis, edited by Kirk A. Hawkins, Ryan Carlin, Levente Littvay, and Cristóbal Rovira Kaltwasser, 128-149. New York: Routledge.

Huber, Robert A., and Christian Schimpf. 2017. "Populism and Democracy - Theoretical and Empirical Considerations." In Political Populism: a Handbook, edited by Reinhard C. Heinisch, Christina Holtz-Bacha, and Oscar Mazzoleni, International Studies on Populism, 329-344. Baden-Baden: Nomos.


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Schimpf, Christian, Alexander Wuttke, and Harald Schoen. 2018. "When the Whole is Less Than the Sum of its Parts: The Conceptual Perils of Populist Attitude." ECPR General Conference 2018, 24.08.2018.

Schimpf, Christian. 2017. "Between Switching, Abstention, and Challenger Parties - A comparative analysis of Ideological Protest Voting." 2017 Annual Conference of the Serbian Political Science Association, 24.09.2017.

Schimpf, Christian. 2017. "Ideological Protest Voting - Between Switching, Abstention, and Challenger Parties." 7th EPSA Annual Conference, 22.06.2017.

Schimpf, Christian, and Robert A. Huber. 2016. "Different or More of the Same? –Differences in Effects of Left and Right Wing Populism on Democratic Quality." 6th EPSA Annual Conference.

Schimpf, Christian, and Steven Van Hauwaert. 2016. "The Effect of Populist Attitudes on the Propensity of Individuals to participate in different Forms of Political Participation." ECPR Joint Sessions.