Recent PUBLICATIONS

 
 



New

Vowles, Jack, Hilde Coffé and Jennifer Curtin, 2017. A Bark But No Bite: Inequality and the 2014 New Zealand General Election. Canberra, ANU Press.


Journal Articles

Van der Linden, Clifton., and Vowles, Jack, 2017. ‘(De)coding Elections: the Implications of Voting Advice Applications’, Journal of Elections, Public Opinion, and Parties 27, 1, 2-8.

Vowles, Jack, Gabriel Katz and Daniel Stevens, 2015. ‘Electoral Competitiveness and Turnout in British Elections, 1964–2010’ Political Science Research and Methods, Available on CJO 2015 doi:10.1017/psrm.2015.67.

Vowles, Jack, 2015. 'The 2014 New Zealand general election: Varieties of political communication' Political Science 67, 2, 89-93.

Lees-Marshment, Jennifer , Yannick Dufresne, Gregory Eady, Danny Osborne, Cliff van der Linden, and Jack Vowles, 2015. 'Vote Compass in the 2014 New Zealand election: Hearing the voice of New Zealand Voters’, Political Science 67, 2, 94-124.

Vowles, J, 2015. ‘Legislative Accountability in a Mixed System’, Australian Journal of Political Science, 50, 2, 279-296.

Vowles, J., 2013. ‘Campaign Claims, Partisan Cues, and Media Effects in the 2011 British Electoral System Referendum’, Electoral Studies 32, 253-264.

Vowles, Jack, 2011,‘Why Voters Prefer Coalitions: Rationality or Norms’, Political Science 63, 1, 126-145.

Vowles, Jack., 2010. ‘Key to Victory: the New Zealand Election of 2008’, New Zealand Sociology 25, 1, 166.174.

Vowles, Jack., 2010. ‘Electoral System Change, Generations, Competitiveness and Turnout in New Zealand, 1963-2005’, British Journal of Political Science, 40, 4, 875-895.

Vowles, Jack, 2010. 'Making a Difference? Public Perceptions of Coalition, Single-Party, and Minority Governments', Electoral Studies 29, 3, 370-380.

Miller, Raymond, and Jack Vowles, 2009. ‘Public Attitudes Toward MMP and Coalition Government’, New Zealand Journal of Public and International Law, 7, 1, 93-110.

Vowles, J., 2009. ‘The 2008 Election in New Zealand’, Electoral Studies 28, 3, 507-510.

Vowles, Jack, 2008. ‘Does Globalization Affect Public Perceptions of ‘Who in power Can Make a Difference’? Evidence from 40 Countries, 1996-2006’ Electoral Studies 27, 63-76.

Vowles, Jack, 2007. ‘Comparing District Magnitude Effects Under Ordinal and Nominal Ballot Structures in Non-Partisan Elections: The 2004 Local Elections in New Zealand’, Representation 43, 2, 289-306.

McLeay, Elizabeth and Jack Vowles, 2007 ‘Redefining Constituency: the Roles of New Zealand MPs’, Regional and Federal Studies, 17, 1, 71-95.

Vowles, Jack, Susan A. Banducci and Jeffrey A. Karp, 2006. 'Forecasting and Evaluating the Consequences of Electoral Change in New Zealand', Acta Politica 41, 267-284.

Vowles, J. and Clive Bean, 2006. ‘Electoral Politics: Does Globalisation Matter’, Australian Journal of Political Science 40, 2, special issue, ‘Globalising the Antipodes, pp. 273-288.

Castles, Francis G., Jennifer Curtin and Jack Vowles, 2006. ‘Public Policy in Australia and New Zealand: the New Global Context’, Australian Journal of Political Science 40, 2, special issue, ‘Globalising the Antipodes, pp. 131-143.

McVey, Andrew, and Jack Vowles, ‘Virtuous Circle or Cul De Sac? Social Capital and Political Participation in New Zealand’, Political Science 57, 1, 2005, 5-20.

Vowles, J., ‘Electoral Systems and Proportional Tenure of Government: Renewing the Debate’ British Journal of Political Science, 34, 1, 2004, 166-179.


Books

Vowles, Jack, Hilde Coffé and Jennifer Curtin, 2017. A Bark But No Bite: Inequality and the 2014 New Zealand General Election. Canberra, ANU Press.

Vowles, Jack, and Georgios Xezonakis, ed., Globalisation and Domestic Politics: Parties, Public Opinion, and Elections. Oxford, Oxford University Press.

Vowles, J., ed. The New Electoral Politics in New Zealand: the Significance of the 2011 Election. Wellington, Institute for Governance and Policy Studies, 2014.

Vowles, J., Aimer, P., Karp, J, Banducci, S., Miller, R, ed., Voters’ Veto: The 2002 Election in New Zealand and the Consolidation of Minority Government. Auckland University Press, 2004.

Vowles, J., Aimer, P., Karp, J, Banducci, S., Miller, R, and Sullivan, A., Proportional Representation on Trial: The 1999 Election in New Zealand and the Fate of MMP. Auckland University Press, 2002.


Journal Special Issues

Van Der Linden, Clifton, and Jack Vowles, ed., 2017. Special Issue on Voting Advice Applications. Journal of Elections, Public Opinion, and Parties 27, 1.

Laycock, Samantha, Alan Renwick, Daniel Stevens and Jack Vowles, 2013, ed. ‘The UK Electoral Reform Referendum, May 2011’, Symposium, Electoral Studies 32, 2.

Katz, Richard S., and Jack Vowles, eds., ‘International Developments in Electoral Systems’, Representation 43, 2, 2007, special issue.

Curtin, Jennifer, Francis G. Castles, and Jack Vowles, ed., ‘Globalising the Antipodes’ (special issue), Australian Journal of Political Science 40, 2, 2006.


Book Chapters

Vowles, Jack. 2017. The Big Picture: Turnout at the Macro-Level, in ed. Justin Fisher, Marta Cantijoch, Edward Fieldhouse, Mark Franklin, Rachel Gibson, and Christopher Wlezien, The Routledge Handbook of Elections, Voting Behavior and Public Opinion. Oxford, Routledge.

Vowles, Jack, 2017. 'Electoral Systems in Context: New Zealand' in ed. Erik S. Herron, Robert Pekkanen, and Matthew Søberg Shugart, The Oxford Handbook of Electoral Systems. Oxford, Oxford University Press DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780190258658.013.29

Karp, Jeffrey A, and Vowles, Jack, 2016. ‘Cross-National Surveys and the Comparative Study of Electoral Systems: When Country/Elections Become Cases’. In The Oxford Handbook of Polling and Polling Methods. Edited by Lonna Rae Atkeson and R. Michael Alvarez  Oxford, Oxford University Press. DOI:10.1093/oxfordhb/9780190213299.013.9

Vowles, J. 2016. ‘Introduction: Globalization and Domestic Politics’, in Vowles, Jack, and Georgios Xezonakis, ed., Globalization and Domestic Politics: Parties, Public Opinion, and Elections. Oxford, Oxford University Press

Vowles, J. 2016. ‘Globalization, Government Debt, Government Agency, and Political Efficacy: A Cross-National Comparison’, in Vowles, Jack, and Georgios Xezonakis, ed., Globalization and Domestic Politics: Parties, Public Opinion, and Elections. Oxford, Oxford University Press.

Vowles, J, 2016. ‘Globalization, Positional and Valence Politics, and the Global Financial Crisis’, in in Vowles, Jack, and Georgios Xezonakis, ed., Globalization and Domestic Politics: Parties, Public Opinion, and Elections. Oxford, Oxford University Press.

Vowles, Jack, 2015. ‘Voter Turnout’, in Janine Hayward, ed., New Zealand Government and Politics 6th ed., Melbourne, Oxford University Press.

Vowles, J., ‘The 2011 Election Through a Wide-Angle Lens’, in Vowles, J., ed. The New Electoral Politics in New Zealand: the Significance of the 2011 Election. Wellington, Institute for Governance and Policy Studies, 2014.

Vowles, J., ‘Down, Down, Down: Turnout from 1946 to 2011’, in Vowles, J., ed. The New Electoral Politics in New Zealand: the Significance of the 2011 Election. Wellington, Institute for Governance and Policy Studies, 2014.

Vowles, J., ‘Putting the 2011 Election in its Place’, in Vowles, J., ed. The New Electoral Politics in New Zealand: the Significance of the 2011 Election. Wellington, Institute for Governance and Policy Studies, 2014.

Vowles, Jack, 2009. ‘The 2008 Election: Why National Won’, in Raymond Miller, ed., New Zealand Government and Politics, 5th edition, Melbourne, Oxford University Press, 365-382.

Vowles, Jack, 2008. ‘The Genie in the Bottle: Is New Zealand’s MMP System Here to Stay’, in Mark Frances and Jim Tully, ed., In the Public Interest: Essays in Honour of Professor Keith Jackson. Christchurch, University of Canterbury Press, 105-125.

Vowles, Jack, 2008. ‘Systemic Failure, Coordination, and Contingencies: Understanding Electoral System Change in New Zealand’, in Andre Blais, ed., To Keep or Change First Past the Post: The Politics of Electoral Reform Oxford, Oxford University Press.

Vowles, Jack, ‘Voting’, in Raymond Miller, ed., New Zealand Government and Politics, 4th. ed, Melbourne, Oxford University Press, 2006, 315-326.

Johnston, R., and Vowles, J.,  ‘Strategic Learning in Campaigns With Proportional Representation: Evidence From New Zealand’, in Henry E. Brady and Richard Johnston, ed. Capturing Campaign Effects. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 280-306.

Vowles, J., ‘New Zealand: Consolidation of Reform?’ in Michael Gallagher and Paul Mitchell, ed., The Politics of Electoral Systems Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2005, 295-312.


Unpublished Papers

Vowles, J., 2016. ‘MMP After Twenty Years’. Plenary Address to the New Zealand Political Studies Association conference, November 2016.