Publications

Articles in peer-reviewed journals

(2017). Show Me Your Friends: A Survey Experiment on the Effect of Coalition Signals. Journal of Politics 79(4): 1454-1459. (with Jordi Muñoz) [link] [pdf:accepted]

(2014). The Legislative Dynamics of Political Decentralization in Parliamentary Democracies. Comparative Political Studies 47(6): 820-850. (with Francesc Amat) [link] [pdf:final]

(2014). The Use of Control Mechanisms in Coalition Governments: The Role of Preference Tangentiality and Repeated Interactions. Party Politics 20(3): 341-356. [link] [pdf:accepted]

(2014). Portfolio Allocation under Decentralization. Publius: The Journal of Federalism 44(1): 205-225. [link] [pdf:final]

(2013). Coalition Trading in Spain: Explaining State-Wide Parties' Government Formation Strategies at the Regional Level. Regional & Federal Studies 23(4): 387-405. (with Tània Verge) [link] [pdf:accepted]

(2013). The Arithmetics of Partisanship and Policy Outcomes in Parliamentary Democracies. Cuadernos Económicos del ICE 85: 81-104. (with Francesc Amat) [link] [pdf:final]

(2013). Uncertainty, Complexity, and Gamson's Law: Comparing Coalition Formation in Western Europe. West European Politics 36(1): 221-247. (with Indridi H. Indridason) [link] [pdf:accepted]

(2012). Preferences for Political Coalitions in Spain. South European Society and Politics 17(3): 487-502. [link] [pdf:accepted]

(2012). Parties Getting Impatient: Time Out of Office and Portfolio Allocation in Coalition Governments. British Journal of Political Science 42(2): 393-411. [link] [pdf:final]

(2011). Minority Governments and Budget Deficits: The Role of the Opposition. European Journal of Political Economy 27(3): 554-565. (with Ignacio Jurado) [link] [pdf:accepted]

Other Articles

(2011). Portfolio Allocation and Time Out of Office in Coalition Governments. Juan March Institute, CEACS, Estudio/Working Paper 2011/254: 1-36. [pdf]

(2011). Els Votants No Ideològics a Catalunya (1991-2010). Ajut a la recerca ICPS 2011. [pdf]

(2010). Legislative Bargaining and Decentralization: Evidence for 15 OECD Parliamentary Democracies. Nuffield College Working Papers in Politics 2010-03. (with Francesc Amat) [pdf]

(2010). Dones i Representació Política: Permanència en els Càrrecs, Nivell i Tipus de Responsabilitats (1977-2008). Col.leccions CiP, Informes - ICPS 3: 1-73. (with Maria Luria i Roig) [pdf]

(2009). A Political Look into Budget Deficits. The Role of Minority Governments and Oppositions. Documentos de Trabajo FUNCAS 464. (with Ignacio Jurado) [link]

Chapters in Edited Books

(2014). "El Pacto CiU-ERC", in Rodon, Toni and Lluís Orriols (eds.) Cataluña en la Encrucijada: Las Elecciones Catalanas en 2012. Barcelona: Marcial Pons. [link] [pdf:preprint]

(2014). "Aragón: La Política de Bisagra en los Acuerdos de Coalición", in Reniu, Josep M. Los Gobiernos de Coalición de las Comunidades Autónomas Españolas. Barcelona: Atelier/OGC. [link] [pdf:preprint]

(2013). "Preferences for Political Coalitions in Spain", in Sánchez-Cuenca, Ignacio and Elias Dinas, Voters and Parties in the Spanish Political Space. London: Routledge. [link] [pdf:preprint]

(2013). "El Reparto de Poder en los Gobiernos Autonómicos de Coalición: La Ley de Gamson en España (1980-2010)", in Reniu, Josep M., Pactar para Gobernar: Dinámicas Coalicionales en la España multinivel (pp 177-204). Valencia: Tirant lo Blanch. [link] [pdf:preprint]

(2013). "Estrategias de los Partidos de Ámbito Estatal en la Formación de Gobiernos Autonómicos", in Reniu, Josep M., Pactar para Gobernar: Dinámicas Coalicionales en la España multinivel (pp 97-125). Valencia: Tirant lo Blanch. (with Tània Verge) [link] [pdf:preprint]

Book Reviews

(2012). Josep M. Reniu (2012). Sistema político español. Barcelona: Huygens Editorial, in Revista Española de Ciencia Política 30. [link] [pdf:final]

Work In Progress

Choices that Matter: Coalition Formation and Parties' Ideological Reputation. Under review. (with Pablo Fernández-Vázquez) [pdf]

Coalition Voting and the Economic Agenda Setter. Under review. (with Raymond M. Duch)  [pdf]

When the Median Legislator Matters: Redistribution and the Investiture Vote. (with Francesc Amat) [in progress]

Defending the Coalition Agreement in Parliament. (with Joan-Josep Vallbé) [in progress]

Live Together, Die Alone? The Disparity of Partners' Electoral Fortunes in Different Coalition Governments. [link:ssrn] [pdf]

Decision-Making in Coalition Governments: Compromise and Compartmentalization Nested in a Prisoner's Dilemma. [link:ssrn] [pdf]

Dissertation

(2011). Coalition Governance: Causes and Consequences. Barcelona: PhD Thesis Universitat Pompeu Fabra. (Supervisors: José M. Maravall & Javier Arregui) [pdf:final]

Projects

(2017-2019) Member of the research project "Limits to Political Corruption: Media, Party Systems, Civil Society and Citizens" (2016ACUP0177). RecerCaixa - "La Caixa". (Principal Investigator: Pilar Sorribas-Navarro)

(2016-2017) Principal Investigator of the research project "Political and Attitudinal Effects of Terrorism (EPOLTERROR)". Spanish Centre for Sociological Research (CIS).

(2014-2016) Member of the research project "Comportamiento Electoral y Políticas Públicas (ELECPOLPUB)" (CSO201340870R). Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness. (Principal Investigator: Joaquín Artés Caselles)

(2014-2016) Member of the research project "¿Merece la Pena Pactar? Determinantes, Rendimientos y Estrategias Multinivel de los Acuerdos de Coalición Autonómicos en Perspectiva Comparada" (CSO201342262P). Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness. (Principal Investigator: Josep M. Reniu)

(since 2014) Member of the research group "Observatori dels Governs de Coalició". University of Barcelona (Principal Investigator: Jordi Matas)

(2012-2016) Member of the research project "Social Innovation on active and healthy ageing for sustainable economic growth (SIforAGE)" (321482). European Commission. (Principal Investigators: Antoni Font and Javier Tejada)

(2012-2013) Principal Investigator of the research project "Parties, Parliaments and Policy-Making: Explaining Policy Change in Parliamentary Democracies". Juan March Institute.

(2012-2013) Member of the research group "Coalitional Agreements and Government Formation, 1979-2009" (CSO201016337). Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation. (Principal Investigator: Josep M. Reniu)

(since 2011) Member of the research team "Interdisciplinary Group of Reflection and Mathematical Solutions for Entities (GISME)". (Principal Investigator: Javier Tejada)

(2008-2012). Member of the research group "Spatial Models in Political Science". (Principal Investigator: Ignacio Sánchez-Cuenca)