Comparative Political Studies

(The TQCC of Comparative Political Studies is 30. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-06-01 to 2023-06-01.)
Corruption and Trust: Theoretical Considerations and Evidence From Mexico236
Comparative Pork Barrel Politics144
From Above and Below142
Interaction Effects in Mixed-Member Electoral Systems140
Changing Values in Advanced Industrial Societies125
Gender Quotas, Electoral Laws, and the Election of Women118
Populism as a Problem of Social Integration109
Incentives to Cultivate a Party Vote in Candidate-centric Electoral Systems104
Lessons from Strange Cases98
From Socialism to Social Democracy98
The Structural Determinants of Democratic Consolidation97
Conditional Receptivity to Citizen Participation91
Learning From Others89
With a Little Help from my Friends85
Gender Quotas, Electoral Laws, and the Election of Women84
Women’s Political Engagement Under Quota-Mandated Female Representation83
Decentralization and the Development of Nationalized Party Systems in New Democracies: Evidence From Latin America82
Lying or Believing? Measuring Preference Falsification From a Political Purge in China82
Government Responsiveness in the European Union: Evidence From Council Voting81
Are We All Amazon Primed? Consumers and the Politics of Platform Power80
With a Little Help From The People? The Role of Public Opinion in Advocacy Success80
Economic Conditions and Incumbent Support in Africa's New Democracies79
From Comparative Public Policy to Political Economy78
Ideological Congruence and Citizen Satisfaction: Evidence From 25 Advanced Democracies70
Explaining Vote Switching Across First- and Second-Order Elections70
Long-Term Economic Distress, Cultural Backlash, and Support for Brexit66
From Patronage to Program65
Shadows From the Past: Party System Institutionalization in Asia63
Electoral System Effects on Women's Representation59
Value Orientations From the World Values Survey57
Political Participation in a New Democracy57
Automation and the Welfare State: Technological Change as a Determinant of Redistribution Preferences56
Out of the Cabinet56
Women Politicians, Institutions, and Perceptions of Corruption56
From Local Strongman to Facilitator54
The Stability of Party Identification in Western Democracies53
Nationalism and Ethnic-Based Trust49
How Can International Organizations Shape National Welfare States?49
Careerists Versus Coal-Miners: Welfare Reforms and the Substantive Representation of Social Groups in the British Labour Party48
The Politics of Trade-Offs: Studying the Dynamics of Welfare State Reform With Conjoint Experiments47
The Lay of the Land: Information Capacity and the Modern State45
Authoritarian Institutions and Women’s Rights44
How State Support of Religion Shapes Attitudes Toward Muslim Immigrants44
From Methodology to Practice44
From Formlessness to Structure? The Institutionalization of Competitive Party Systems in Africa44
Clientelism as Persuasion-Buying42
From "Grand Coalition" To Left-Right Confrontation41
Political Parties, Party Systems, and Democracy in East Asia41
Proportionality and Turnout41
Rights for Same-Sex Couples and Public Attitudes Toward Gays and Lesbians in Europe40
Bailouts, Budget Constraints, and Leviathans39
Attitudes Toward Migrants in a Highly Impacted Economy: Evidence From the Syrian Refugee Crisis in Jordan38
Coalition Agreements, Issue Attention, and Cabinet Governance38
Merit, Tenure, and Bureaucratic Behavior: Evidence From a Conjoint Experiment in the Dominican Republic38
Political Scale and Electoral Turnout: Evidence From the Less Industrialized World38
The Evolution of the Immigration Debate: Evidence from a New Dataset of Party Positions Over the Last Half-Century37
How Sanctions Affect Public Opinion in Target Countries: Experimental Evidence From Israel36
Living in Fear: The Dynamics of Extortion in Mexico’s Drug War36
Do Parties “Playing the Race Card” Undermine Natives’ Support for Redistribution? Evidence From Europe36
The Ethnic Logic of Campaign Strategy in Diverse Societies35
Using the Qur’ān to Empower Arab Women? Theory and Experimental Evidence From Egypt35
Does Reform Prevent Rebellion? Evidence From Russia’s Emancipation of the Serfs35
Economic Sanctions and Public Opinion: Survey Experiments From Russia34
Refining the Oil Curse34
Social Networks and the Targeting of Vote Buying33
Political Competition as an Obstacle to Judicial Independence: Evidence From Russia and Ukraine33
Local Elections in Authoritarian Regimes33
Pulling the Strings? The Strategic Use of Pro-Government Mobilization in Authoritarian Regimes32
In-Group Loyalty and the Punishment of Corruption31
Framing by the Flock: Collective Issue Definition and Advocacy Success30
In Whose Interest? Gender and Mass–Elite Priority Congruence in Sub-Saharan Africa30
Economic Hardship and Policy Preferences in the Eurozone Periphery30