My papers have tackled 4 questions:

(1) How people adapt their vote to democratic institutions?

(2) How parties adapt their strategies to democratic institutions?

(2) How democratic institutions are chosen?

(3) How can we make research methods in social sciences better?

Below is a selection of my publications  by topic. For a complete list, see here.


(2022) Does the Number of Candidates Increase Turnout? Causal Evidence From Two-Round Elections. [Online Appendix]

Political Behavior, First View (with Ria Ivandic).

(2021) The Effect of COVID-19 Lockdowns on Political Support: Some Good News for Democracy? [Online Appendix]

European Journal of Political Research 60(2): 497–505 (with Marco Giani, André Blais, and Peter John Loewen).

(2021) Designing Preference Voting.

Electoral Studies 69: 102262 (with Philipp Harfst, and Jean-François Laslier).

(2020) Polarization, Partisan Preferences, and Strategic Voting.

Government and Opposition 55(4): 578–594 (with Jean-François Daoust).

(2018) Voting and Satisfaction with Democracy in Flexible-List PR.

Electoral Studies 56: 23–34 (with André Blais, Xavier Gillard, Lidia Nunez Lopez, and Jean-Benoit Pilet).

(2018) A Mixed-Utility Theory of Vote Choice Regret. [Online Appendix]

Public Choice 176(3-4): 461–478 (with André Blais and Jean-François Laslier).

(2017) Votes for Women: Electoral Systems and Support for Female Candidates.

Politics & Gender 13(1): 107–131 (with Sona Golder, Laura B. Stephenson, Karine Van der Straeten, et al).

(2017) Ticket-Splitting in Mixed-Member Systems: On the Importance of Seat Linkage Between Electoral Tiers.

West European Politics 40(3): 584–597 (with Pedro Riera).

(2017) Making Votes Count in Parliament or Government?

Journal of Elections, Public Opinion, and Parties 17(4): 389–412 (with Tom Verthé, Stefanie Beyens, and André Blais).

(2016) Addressing Europe’s Democratic Deficit: An Experimental Evaluation of the Pan-European District Proposal. [Online Appendix]

European Union Politics 17(4):  525–545 (with Philipp Harfst, André Blais, Sona Golder, et al).


(2021) The Importance of Personal Vote Intentions for the Responsiveness of Legislators: A Field Experiment. [Online Appendix]

European Journal of Political Research 60(2): 455–473 (with Thomas Gschwend, Thomas Zittel, and Steffen Zittlau).

(2019) Electoral Rules, Strategic Entry, and Polarization. [Online Appendix]

Journal of Public Economics 178(104065): 1–12 (with Konstantinos Matakos, Orestis Troumpounis, and Dimitrios Xefteris).

(2018) Which Matters Most: Party Strategic Exit or Voter Strategic Voting? A Laboratory Experiment. [Online Appendix]

Political Science Research and Methods 6(2): 229–244 (with André Blais, and Simon Labbé St-Vincent).


(2022) Public Support for Citizens' Assemblies Selected through Sortition: Evidence from 15 Countries.

European Journal of Political Research, First View (with Jean-Benoit Pilet, Davide Vittori, and Emilien Paulis).

(2021) What Kind of Electoral Outcome do People Think is Good for Democracy? [Online Appendix]

Political Studies, First View (with André Blais, Shaun Bowler, David M. Farrell, et al).

(2016) Electoral Reform, Values and Party Self-Interest. [Online Appendix]

Party Politics 22(1): 93–104.

(2015) The International Diffusion of Electoral Systems: The Spread of Mechanisms Tempering Proportional Representation across Europe.

European Journal of Political Research 54(2): 384–410 (with Jean-Benoit Pilet, and Pedro Riera).

(2011) Party Preferences and Electoral Reform: How Time in Government Affects the Likelihood of Supporting a Change.

West European Politics 34(3): 568–586 (with Jean-Benoit Pilet).


(2021) Does Knowing Democracy Affect Answers to Democratic Support Questions? A Survey Experiment in Indonesia. [Online Appendix]

International Journal of Public Opinion Research 33(2): 433-443 (with Aurelia Ananda).

(2021) Estimating Humanity’s Attitudes About Democracy and Political Leaders: Patterns and Trends. [Online Appendix]

Public Opinion Quarterly 85(4): 957-986 (with Christopher J. Anderson, and Aurelia Ananda).

(2021) It's a (Coarsened Exact) Match! Non-Parametric Imputation of Abstainers' Vote. [Online Appendix]

Political Science Research and Methods 9(2): 445–450 (with Marco Giani).

(2019) Putting Politics in the Lab: A Review of Lab Experiments in Political Science.

Government and Opposition 54(1): 167–190.

(2017) How to Survey About Electoral Turnout? The Efficacy of the Face-Saving Response Items in Different Contexts. [Online Appendix]

Political Science Research and Methods 5(3): 575–584 (with Alexandre Morin-Chassé, Laura B. Stephenson, and Simon Labbé St-Vincent).

(2016) Still Lost in Translation! A Correction of three Misunderstandings Between Configurational Comparativists and Regressional Analysts.

Comparative Political Studies 49(6): 742–774 (with Alrik Thiem, and Michael Baumgartner).

(2015) The EuroVotePlus Experiment.

European Union Politics 16(4): 601–615 (with Jean-François Laslier, André Blais, Sona Golder, et al).

(2013) Confronting Theories Based on Necessary Relations: Making the Best of QCA Possibilities. [Pedagological Material]

Political Research Quarterly 66(1): 205–210 (with Francesca Luppi).

(2013) From Niche to Mainstream Method? A Comprehensive Mapping of QCA Applications in Journal Articles from 1984 to 2011.

Political Research Quarterly 66(1): 175–184 (with Benoît Rihoux, Priscilla Alamos-Concha, Axel Marx, and Ilona Rezohazy).