research

Publications, working papers, and research in progress

Work in progress

  • Explainable Machine Learning for Public Opinion Research.

  • Ideological Shifts in a Stable Dictatorship: A Study of General Franco’s Addresses Using Deep Learning. (with Álvaro La Parra-Pérez)

Working papers

  • Adaptive Designs in Context: Combining Geographical Information and Paradata (with Roger Tourangeau, Brad Edwards, and Tammy Cook). Under review.

  • A Machine Learning Model to Process Interviewer Comments in CAPI Instruments: A Case Study (with Catherine Billington, Andrew Jannett, and Jiating Chen).

  • Validation of EHR-based Prediction Models for Distinguishing Diabetes Type Among Adults (with Campione, J., Nooney, J., Kirkman, M. S., Pfaff, M., Mardon, R., Benoit, S.R., McKeever-Bullard,K., Yang, D.-H., Rolka, D. and Saydah, S.). Under review.

Books

Peer-reviewed articles

Conference papers

  • (2018): Responsive Design in Practice. Computer Assisted Survey Information Collection in Denver, CO (with Roger Tourangeau, Brad Edwards, and Tammy Cook).

  • (2017): Adjustments to Student Weights to Account for Student Nonresponse in the National Assessment of Educational Progress. Proceedings of the Joint Statistical Meetings in Baltimore, MD (with John Riddles; John Burke, and Keith Rust).

  • (2016): Responsive Design and Predictive Modeling in Context: Combining GIS and Paradata. International Total Survey Error Worksop in Sidney, Australia (with Brad Edwards and Hanyu Sun).

Other publications

  • (2020): Good Coding Practices to Ensure Reproducibility. Westat Issue Brief (with Jiating Chen).

  • (2012): ¿Un tweet, un voto? Desigualdad en el debate político en Twitter. In Cotarelo, R. and Crespo, I. (comps): La comunicación política y las nuevas tecnologías, Catarata, Madrid (with Pablo Barberá).

  • (2011): Integrality and separability in multidimensional voting models: Ideology and nationalism in the Spanish regional elections. Center for Advanced Study in the Social Sciences, Fundacion Juan March, 2011/265.

  • (2011): Carencias en el control vertical y horizontal de la corrupción. In Estefanía, J. and Ayala Cañón, L. (eds.): Informe sobre la democracia en España, 2011, Fundación Alternativas, Madrid (with Victor Lapuente and Pablo Fernández).

  • (2011): Las consecuencias electorales de los escándalos de corrupción municipal. Estudio de Progreso, 59/2011 (with Pablo Fernández).