top of page
Research
PNAS.png

Clayton, K. & Willer, R. (2023). Endorsements from Republican Politicians Can Increase Confidence in U.S. Elections. Research and Politics, 10(1), 20531680221148967.

Article
PNAS.png

Mernyk, J. S., Pink, S. L., Druckman, J., & Willer, R. (2022). Correcting Inaccurate Metaperceptions Reduces Americans’ Support for Partisan Violence. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 119(16), e2116851119.

PNAS.png

Corbett, C.*, Voelkel, J.*, Cooper, M., Willer, R. (2022). Pragmatic Bias Impedes Women's Access to Political Leadership. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 119(6), e2112616119.

PNAS.png

Goldenberg, A., Abruzzo, J., Willer, R., Halperin, E., & Gross, J. (2022). Homophily and Acrophily as Drivers of Political Segregation. Nature Human Behaviour, 1-12.

PNAS.png

Voelkel, J.G., Chu, J., Stagnaro, M. N., Mernyk, J. S., Redekopp, C., Pink, S., Druckman, J., Rand, D., Willer, R. (2022). Interventions reducing affective polarization do not necessarily improve anti-democratic attitudes. Nature Human Behaviour, 7, 55–64.

Article
PNAS.png

Hartman, R., Blakey, W., Womick, J., Bail, C. A., Finkel, E., Han, H., Sarrouf, J., Schroeder, J., Sheeran, P., Van Bavel, J., Willer, R., Gray, K. (2022). Interventions to Reduce Partisan Animosity. Nature Human Behaviour, 6, 1194-1205.

PNAS.png

Santos, L. A., Voelkel, J. G., Willer, R., & Zaki, J. (2022). Belief in the Utility of Cross-Partisan Empathy Reduces Partisan Animosity and Facilitates Political Persuasion. Psychological Science, 33(9), 1557–1573.

PNAS.png

Frimer, J., Aujla, H., Feinberg, M., Skitka, L., Eichstaedt, J., & Willer, R. (2022). Incivility is rising among American politicians on Twitter. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 19485506221083811. Press Release. Short Video.

PNAS.png

Landry, A., Schooler, J., Willer, R., & Seli, P. (2022). Reducing Explicit Blatant Dehumanization by Correcting  Exaggerated Meta-Perceptions. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 19485506221099146.

PNAS.png

Lang, D., Esbenshade, L., Willer, R. (2022). Did Ohio's Vaccine Lottery Increase Vaccination Rates? A Pre-Registered, Synthetic Control Study. Journal of Experimental Political Science, 1-19.

PNAS.png

Simpson, B., Feinberg, M., & Willer, R. (2022). Radical Flanks of Social Movements Can Increase Support for Moderate Factions. PNAS Nexus.

PNAS.png

Voelkel, J. G., Malik, M., Redekopp, C., & Willer, R. (2022). Changing Americans’ Attitudes about Immigration: Using Moral Framing to Bolster Factual Arguments. The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 700(1), 73–85.

PNAS.png

Chu, J., Pink, S. L., & Willer, R. (2021). Religious Identity Cues Increase Vaccination Intentions and Trust in Medical Experts among American Christians. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 118(49), e2106481118.

PNAS.png

Pink, S., Chu, J., Druckman, J., Rand, D., & Willer, R. (2021). Elite party cues increase vaccination intentions among Republicans. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 118(32), e2106559118.

PNAS.png

Stewart, S., & Willer, R. (2021). The Effects of Racial Status Threat on White Americans’ Support for Donald Trump: Results of Five Experimental Tests. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 25(3), 791-810.

PNAS.png

Leong, Y. C., Chen, J., Willer, R., & Zaki, J. (2020). Conservative and liberal attitudes drive polarized neural responses to political content. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 117(44), 27731-27739. Press Release.

PNAS.png

Van Bavel, J. J., Baicker, K., Boggio, P. S., Capraro, V., Cichocka, A., Cikara, M., ... & Willer, R. (2020). Using social and behavioural science to support COVID-19 pandemic response. Nature Human Behaviour, 4(5), 460-471.

PNAS.png

Feinberg, M., Willer, R., & Kovacheff, C . (2020). The activist’s dilemma: Extreme protest actions reduce popular support for social movements. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.

bottom of page