Research

Publications

[8] Dekeyser, Elizabeth and Michael Freedman. ''Elections, Party Rhetoric, and Public Attitudes toward Immigration in Europe". (Forthcoming at Political Behaviour) (pdf) (replication materials)

[7] Christia, Fotini, Spyros I. Zoumpoulis, Michael Freedman, Leon Yao, and Ali Jadbabaie. "The Effects of Drone Strikes on Cellphone Communication in Yemen". (Conditionally accepted at Political Science Research Methods) (pdf

[6] Freedman, Michael. 2020. "Vote with Your Rabbi: The Electoral Effects of Religious Institutions in Israel." Electoral Studies 68. (pdf) (link)

[5] Karell, Daniel and Michael Freedman. 2020. "Sociocultural Mechanisms of Conflict: Combining Topic and Stochastic Actor-Oriented Models in an Analysis of Afghanistan, 1979-2001". Poetics 78. (pdf+appendix) (link)

[4] Karell, Daniel and Michael Freedman. 2019. "Rhetorics of Radicalism." American Sociological Review 84(4). (pdf) (link) (appendix) (replication materials)

[3] Freedman, Michael. 2019. "Fighting from the Pulpit: Religious Leaders and Violent Conflict in Israel." Journal of Conflict Resolution 63(10): 2262-2288. (pdf) (link) (appendix) (replication materials)

[2] Ben-Nun Bloom, Pazit, Sharon Gilad, and Michael Freedman. 2017. "Does Exposure to Other Cultures Affect the Impact of Economic Globalization on Gender Equality?" International Political Science Review 38(3): 378-395. (pdf)

[1] Freedman, Michael, Or Kaner, and Irena Kaplan. 2014. "Voting for Extreme Right Parties in Israel: Evidence from the 2009 Elections." Electoral Studies 34: 68-77. (pdf)

Other Writings

Freedman, Michael. 2020. ``No Longer Sacred: Religious Post-Zionist Beliefs about the State of Israel,'' POMEPS Studies 41, 59-63. (link)

 

Freedman, Michael. 2020. ``Religious Authority and Political Instability in Israel,'' MENA Politics Newsletter, 3(1), 27-29. (link)

 

Freedman, Michael.  ''Repeat elections in Israel may not be enough to overcome religious divisions'' Monkey Cage, washingtonpost.com. June 7, 2019.

Dekeyser, Elizabeth and Michael Freedman.  "What 500 elections in 28 European countries can tell us about the effects of anti-immigration rhetoric" Monkey Cage, washingtonpost.com. October 30, 2018.
 
Freedman, Michael.  "Why are Israel's religious parties suddenly so influential." Monkey Cage, washingtonpost.com. January 26, 2018.

Working Papers

"Indiscriminate Violence, Political Radicalization, and Backlash" (with Esteban F. Klor).
 

"Religious Authority and Political Compromise: Experimental Evidence from Religious Leaders in Israel" (with Pazit Ben-Nun Bloom). (link)