Tel Aviv University
Department of Political Science
Naftali Building of the Social Sciences
Tel Aviv, 6997801

Office: Naftali Building, Room 525
Phone: (+972) 3640-9392
Fax: (+972) 3640-9515
Email: ymargalit@tau.ac.il 

​​How Markets Shape Political Preferences: Evidence from a Field Experiment

with Moses Shayo 

American Journal of Political Science, accepted.

Economic Insecurity and the Causes of Populism, Reconsidered

Journal of Economic Perspectives, Fall 2019, 33:4: 152-170.

 

Ideology and the Debate over International Bailouts: The Case of Grexit

with Kirk Bansak, Michael Bechtel and Jens Hainmueller

Journal of Politics, forthcoming. 

 

The Evolution of the Immigration Debate: A Study of Party Positions over the Last Half-Century 

with Rafaela Dancygier

Comparative Political Studies, 2019, online firstview July. 

 

Economic Shocks and Political Preferences 

Annual Review of Political Science, 2019, 22:1, 277-295. 

 

Political Legacies

with Christian Fong and Neil Malhotra,  

PS: Political Science, 2019, 52:3. (Full version)

 

The Economic Consequences of Partisanship in a Polarized Era

with Christopher McConnell, Matthew Levendusky and Neil Malhotra

American Journal of Political Science, 2018, 62:1, pp. 5-18.  Replication Data

 

How Sanctions Affect Public Opinion in Target Countries: Experimental Evidence from Israel

with Guy Grossman and Devorah Manekin

Comparative Political Studies, 2018, 51(14), pp. 1823-1857. 

 

Studying Public Opinion on Multidimensional Policies: The Case of the Eurozone Bailouts

with Michael Bechtel and Jens Hainmueller

European Journal of Political Research, 2017, 56(4), 864-886.  Replication Data

 

Informed Preferences? The Impact of Unions on Workers' Policy Views

with Sung Eun Kim

American Journal of Political Science, 2017, 61:3, pp. 728-743.  Replication Data

 

Does Religiosity Affect Support for Political Compromise?

with Danny Cohen-Zada and Oren Rigbi 

International Economic Review, 2016, 57:3, pp. 1085-1106. 

 

Do Concerns about Labour Market Competition Shape Attitudes Toward Immigration? New Evidence from U.S. Workers

with Jens Hainmueller and Michael Hiscox

Journal of International Economics, 2015, 97:1, pp. 193-207. 

 

Expectation Setting and Retrospective Voting

with Neil Malhotra 

Journal of Politics, 2014, 76:4, pp. 1000-1016. 

 

Preferences toward International Redistribution: The Divide Over the Eurozone Bailouts

with Michael Bechtel and Jens Hainmueller

American Journal of Political Science, 2014, 58: 4, pp. 835-856.  Replication Data

 

Explaining Social Policy Preferences: Evidence from the Great Recession

American Political Science Review, 2013, 107:1, pp. 80-103. 

 

Economic Explanations for Opposition to Immigration: Distinguishing Between Prevalence and Conditional Impact

with Neil Malhotra and Cecilia Mo

American Journal of Political Science, 2013, 57:2, pp. 391-410.  Replication Data

 

Measuring Individual Identity: Experimental Evidence

with Alex Kuo

Comparative Politics, 2012, 44:4, pp. 459-479.

 

Lost in Globalization: Economic Integration and the Politics of Discontent 

International Studies Quarterly,  2012, 46, pp. 484-500. 

 

Costly Jobs: Trade-related Layoffs, Government Compensation, and Voting in U.S. Elections 

American Political Science Review, 2011, 105, pp. 166-188.

 

Short-Term Communication Effects or Longstanding Dispositions? The Public's Response to the Financial Crisis of 2008

with Neil Malhotra

The Journal of Politics, 2010, 72:03, pp. 852-867.