Research

Book Project

Borders of Compassion: How Nationalists Can Embrace Immigration

Peer-reviewed Publications

Kustov, Alexander. 2020 (forthcoming). Borders of Compassion: Immigration Preferences and Parochial Altruism. Comparative Political Studies. (final draft) (replication materials)

Kustov, Alexander, Dillon Laaker, and Cassidy Reller. 2020 (forthcoming). The Stability of Immigration Attitudes: Evidence and Implications. Journal of Politics. (SSRN draft)

Kustov, Alexander. 2020 (forthcoming). ‘Bloom where you’re planted’: explaining public opposition to (e)migration. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies. (final draft)

Santiago, Abdiel, Alexander Kustov, and Ali A. Valenzuela. 2020. In the Shadow of the Stars and Stripes: Testing the Malleability of U.S. Support for Puerto Rican Statehood. Journal of Elections, Public Opinion and Parties. (final draft)

Kustov, Alexander. 2019. Is There a Backlash Against Immigration from Richer Countries? International Hierarchy and the Limits of Group Threat. Political Psychology. 40 (5): 973-1000. (final draft)

Kustov, Alexander, and Giuliana Pardelli. 2018. Ethnoracial Homogeneity and Public Outcomes: The (Non)effects of Diversity. American Political Science Review. 112 (4): 1096-1103. (final draft) (replication materials)

Kustov, Alexander. 2017. How Ethnic Structure Affects Civil Conflict: A Model of Endogenous Ethnic Grievance. Conflict Management and Peace Science. 34 (6): 660–679. (final draft) (replication materials)

Working Papers

“Testing the Backlash Argument: Voter Responses to Pro-immigration Reforms”

“When Co-ethnicity Fails” (with Giuliana Pardelli)

“When Do Politicians Use Populist Rhetoric? Populism as a Campaign Gamble” (with Yaoyao Dai)

“The Rise of Safe Seats and Weak Parties” (with Maikol Cerda, Akhil Rajan, Frances Rosenbluth, and Ian Shapiro)

“Party Strength and Social Welfare” (with Maikol Cerda, Frances Rosenbluth, and Ian Shapiro)

” ‘Bloom where you’re planted’ or why people dislike (e)migration”. International Society of Political Psychology Blog. 2020

“The Parochial Altruist: Why Voters Are Sceptical About Immigration”. LSE Brexit Blog. 2018

“Does it Matter that People Overestimate the Number of Muslims in America?” Political Violence at a Glance. 2016 (with Sharan Grewal and Matthew Cebul)