Professor of Political Science
David A Siegel (Stanford Ph.D., 2006) is Associate Professor of Political Science. His research addresses the theoretical determinants of collective action in the contexts of political violence and terrorism, elections, and opinion and identity formation. He has published in journals such as the American Political Science Review, American Journal of Political Science, and Journal of Politics, and is the coauthor of A Behavioral Theory of Elections and A Mathematics Course for Political and Social Research, both from Princeton University Press. Prior to coming to Duke, he was on faculty at Florida State University.
- Ph.D., Stanford University 2006
Siegel, David A. “Voter Turnout: A Social Theory of Political Participation. By Meredith Rolfe..” The Journal of Politics, vol. 75, 2013.
Golder, M., et al. “Modeling the institutional foundation of parliamentary government formation.” Journal of Politics, vol. 74, no. 2, Apr. 2012, pp. 427–45. Scopus, doi:10.1017/S0022381611001654. Full Text
Shapiro, J. N., and D. A. Siegel. “Moral hazard, discipline, and the management of terrorist organizations.” World Politics, vol. 64, no. 1, Jan. 2012, pp. 39–78. Scopus, doi:10.1017/S0043887111000293. Full Text
Siegel, D. A. “When does repression work? Collective action in social networks.” Journal of Politics, vol. 73, no. 4, Oct. 2011, pp. 993–1010. Scopus, doi:10.1017/S0022381611000727. Full Text
Baybeck, B., et al. “A strategic theory of policy diffusion via intergovernmental competition.” Journal of Politics, vol. 73, no. 1, Jan. 2011, pp. 232–47. Scopus, doi:10.1017/S0022381610000988. Full Text
Siegel, David A. “Non-disruptive tactics of suppression are superior in countering terrorism, insurgency, and financial panics..” Plos One, vol. 6, no. 4, Jan. 2011. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0018545. Full Text Open Access Copy
Siegel, David A. “When does repression work? Collective action in social networks.” Journal of Politics, vol. 73, 2011, pp. 232–47.
Bendor, J., et al. Satisficing: A pretty good heuristic. June 2010, pp. 48–60.