Comparative Political Studies

(The H4-Index of Comparative Political Studies is 23. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
Measuring Populism in Political Parties: Appraisal of a New Approach106
Voting for Populism in Europe: Globalization, Technological Change, and the Extreme Right62
How “Us” and “Them” Relates to Voting Behavior—Social Structure, Social Identities, and Electoral Choice61
The Politics of Vigilantism50
State-building and the European Union: Markets, War, and Europe's Uneven Political Development47
The Economic Origins of Authoritarian Values: Evidence From Local Trade Shocks in the United Kingdom46
Strangers in Hostile Lands: Exposure to Refugees and Right-Wing Support in Germany’s Eastern Regions46
Parliamentary Representation and the Normalization of Radical Right Support41
Drinking Alone: Local Socio-Cultural Degradation and Radical Right Support—The Case of British Pub Closures40
Institutions, Climate Change, and the Foundations of Long-Term Policymaking39
Dictators and Their Subjects: Authoritarian Attitudinal Effects and Legacies38
How Soft Propaganda Persuades36
Partisanship and Autocratization: Polarization, Power Asymmetry, and Partisan Social Identities in Turkey35
Party Competition and Cooperation Shape Affective Polarization: Evidence from Natural and Survey Experiments in Israel34
Brexit Domino? The Political Contagion Effects of Voter-endorsed Withdrawals from International Institutions30
When “Fake News” Becomes Real: The Consequences of False Government Denials in an Authoritarian Country27
Technological Risk and Policy Preferences27
Will Women Executives Reduce Corruption? Marginalization and Network Inclusion27
International incentives for women’s rights in dictatorships26
The Globalization Backlash: Exploring New Perspectives26
Economic Distress and Support for Radical Right Parties—Evidence From Sweden26
Competing for Loyalists? How Party Positioning Affects Populist Radical Right Voting24
Contextual Effects of Immigrant Presence on Populist Radical Right Support: Testing the “Halo Effect” on Front National Voting in France24