Forthcoming Book:
Words That Matter
How the News and Social Media Shaped the 2016 Presidential Campaign

January 30, 2018

Brookings Website

The Voter’s Guide to Election Polls

Fifth Edition
Michael W. Traugott, PhD and Paul J. Lavrakas

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Recent Publications

Motivated Reasoning in the Perceived Credibility of Public Opinion Polls

Selected Publications

Traugott, M.W., An Evaluation of the Methodology of the 2008 Pre-Election Primary Polls, 2009, AAPOR Ad Hoc Committee on the 2008 Presidential Primary Polling.

Traugott, M.W. and P.J Lavrakas, The Voter’s Guide to Election Polls. 4th ed. 2008, Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

Traugott, M.W. with Paul S. Herrnson, Richard G. Niemi, Michael J. Hanmer, Benjamin J. Bederson, and Frederick G. Conrad, Voting Technology: The Not So Simple Act of Casting a Ballot, 2008, Washington DC: Brookings Institution Press.

Traugott, M.W. with with Wolfgang Donsbach (Co-editor), Handbook of Public Opinion Research. 2008, London: Sage Publications.