Sergio Montero (University of Rochester)



Phone: +1 585 275 9535

Department of Political Science
Harkness Hall 320
University of Rochester
Rochester, NY 14627

Sergio Montero

Assistant Professor of Political Science and (by courtesy) Economics
University of Rochester



Working Papers

Is Civil War Focal? Expectations about Major-Power Intervention (with Mike Gibilisco)

The Dynamics of Electoral Coalitions (with Anderson Frey and Gabriel López-Moctezuma)

Learning about Growth and Democracy (with Scott Abramson)

Going It Alone? An Empirical Study of Coalition Formation in Elections

BLP-Lasso for Aggregate Discrete Choice Models Applied to Elections with Rich Demographic Covariates (with Ben Gillen, Roger Moon, and Matt Shum)
(revision requested at Quantitative Economics)

A Theory of Experimenters (with Abhijit Banerjee, Sylvain Chassang, and Erik Snowberg)
(revision requested at American Economic Review)

Work in Progress

The Co-Evolution of Markets and States (with Scott Abramson and Emily VanMeter)

Building Weak Parties with Ambitious Politicians (with Anderson Frey and Gabriel López-Moctezuma)

Failure to Learn? Elite Partisan Bias in Gun Control Policy (with Scott Abramson and Mary Kroeger)

Heterogeneous Voter Response to Campaign Advertising (with Gabriel López-Moctezuma)