Croco, Sarah, Michael Hanmer, and Jared McDonald. “At What Cost? Reexamining Audience Costs in Realistic Settings.” (Forthcoming in The Journal of Politics).
McDonald, Jared. “Avoiding the Hypothetical: Why ‘Mirror Experiments’ are an Essential Part of Survey Research.” (Online in the International Journal of Public Opinion Research)
McDonald, Jared, David Karol, and Lilliana Mason. 2019 “‘An Inherited Money Dude from Queens County’: How Unseen Candidate Characteristics Affect Voter Perceptions.” (Online in Political Behavior).
McDonald, Jared, Sarah Croco, and Candace Turitto. 2019. “Teflon Don? Or Politics as Usual? An Examination of Foreign Policy Flip-Flops in the Age of Trump.”
The Journal of Politics 81(2): 757-766.
McDonald, Jared, Zachary Scott, and Michael Hanmer. 2017. “Using Self-Prophecy to Combat Vote Overreporting on Public Opinion Surveys.” Electoral Studies 50: 137-141.
McDonald, Jared. “Who Cares? Exploring Candidate Compassion in the Eyes of Voters.” (Under revise and resubmit at Political Behavior).
Croco, Sarah, Jared McDonald, and Candace Turitto. “Making them Pay: Using the Norm of Honesty to Generate Costs for Political Lies.” (Under review).
Bryant, Lisa, Michael Hanmer, Alauna Safarpour and Jared McDonald. “Statewide Field Experiments Examining Efforts to Increase Registration and Turnout.” (Under review).
Research in the News
“Here’s another way Trump is different: Flip-flopping doesn’t affect his public approval” (with Sarah Croco and Candace Turitto). Washington Post. March 12, 2019.
“Many Voters Think Trump’s a Self-Made Man. What Happens When You Tell Them Otherwise?” (with David Karol and Lilliana Mason). Politico. January 17, 2019.
“The New York Times revealed how Fred Trump funneled $413 million to his son Donald. Will that change American opinion?” (with David Karol and Lilliana Mason). Washington Post. October 4, 2018.
“Honesty first: how to make politicians pay for lying” (with Candace Turitto and Sarah Croco). Vox. July 2, 2018.
“Trump’s supporters don’t care about his flip-flop on Syria. We checked” (with Sarah Croco). Washington Post. May 3, 2017.