Published or forthcoming work
Joshua M. Jansa, Eric R. Hansen, and Virginia H. Gray. 2018. “Copy and Paste Lawmaking: Legislative Professionalism and Policy Reinvention in the States.” American Politics Research. [link to article]
Joshua M. Jansa and Michele M. Hoyman. 2018. “Do Unions Punish Democrats? Free-Trade Votes and Labor PAC Contributions, 1999-2012.” Political Research Quarterly. [link to article]
Joshua M. Jansa. 2018. “Client Group Influence and Economic Development Organizations: Evidence from North Carolina, Nevada, and Oregon.” Administration & Society. [link to article]
Joshua M. Jansa and Virginia H. Gray. 2017. “Captured Development: Industry Influence and State Economic Development Subsidies in the Great Recession Era.” Economic Development Quarterly. [link to article]
- I discuss this research further at the Sunlight Foundation.
- See also Pacific Standard Magazine and WRAL.
Kristin N. Garrett and Joshua M. Jansa. 2015. “Interest Group Influence in Policy Diffusion Networks.” State Politics and Policy Quarterly. [link to article]
- We discuss this research further at USAPP Blog.
- See also Jackson Free Press article on model legislation in Mississippi.
Also of interest: book chapter on economic development in Politics in the American States: A Comparative Analysis (2017), and book chapter with Justin Gross on network concepts, measurement, and data collection in Oxford Handbook of Political Networks (2016).