Mary Stegmaier

Mary Stegmaier
Associate Professor, Truman School of Public Affairs
233 Middlebush
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Mary Stegmaier is an Associate Professor in the Truman School of Public Affairs. Her research concentrates on elections, voting behavior, and party support in the U.S. and abroad, with an emphasis on Central Europe. Her articles have appeared in a variety of academic journals including Public Choice, Electoral Studies, Political Behavior, Party Politics, East European Politics and Societies, and the Annual Review of Political Science. She has also served as an international election observer with the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) in Macedonia (2014) and Kyrgyzstan (2015).   

Selected Publications: 

Lewis-Beck, Michael S. and Mary Stegmaier. 2016. “The Hispanic Immigrant Voter and the Classic American Voter: Presidential Support in the 2012 Election.” RSF: The Russell Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences, 2(3): 165-181.

Marcinkiewicz, Kamil and Mary Stegmaier. 2015. “Ballot Position Effects under Compulsory and Optional Preferential-List PR Electoral Systems.” Political Behavior, 37: 465-486.

Debus, Marc, Mary Stegmaier and Jale Tosun. 2014. “Economic Voting under Coalition Governments: Evidence from Germany.” Political Science Research and Methods, 2: 49-67.

Stegmaier, Mary, Jale Tosun, and Klára Vlachová. 2013. “Women’s Parliamentary Representation in the Czech Republic: Does Preference Voting Matter?” East European Politics and Societies, 28: 187-204.

Lewis-Beck, Michael S. and Mary Stegmaier.  2013. “The VP-Function Revisited: A Survey of the Literature on Vote and Popularity Functions after over 40 Years.” Public Choice, 157: 367-385.