Fabio Wasserfallen


Journal Articles

  1. Leemann, Lucas and Fabio Wasserfallen (2017) “Extending the Use and Prediction Precision of Sub-

  2.    national Public Opinion Estimation”, American Journal of Political Science 61(4): 1003–1022.

  3.    [Link]  [PDF]  [Replication archive] 

  4. Leemann, Lucas and Fabio Wasserfallen (2016) “The Democratic Effect of Direct Democracy”,

  5.    American Political Science Review 110(4): 750–762.

  6.    [Link]  [PDF]  [Replication archive]  [Online appendix]

  7. Gilardi, Fabrizio and Fabio Wasserfallen (2016) “How Socialization Attenuates Tax Competition”,

  8.    British Journal of Political Science 46(1): 45–65.

  9.    [Link]  [PDF]  [Replication archive]  [Online appendix]

  10. Wasserfallen, Fabio (2015) “The Cooperative Capacity of Swiss Federalism”

  11.    Swiss Political Science Review 21(4): 538–555.

  12.    [Link]  [PDF]

  13. Bamert, Justus, Fabrizio Gilardi, and Fabio Wasserfallen (2015) “Learning and the Diffusion of Regime

  14.    Contention in the Arab Spring”, Research & Politics 2(3): 1–9.

  15.    [Link]  [PDF]  [Replication archive]

  16. Wasserfallen, Fabio (2014) “Contextual Variation in Interdependent Policy Making: The Case of Tax

  17.    Competition”, European Journal of Political Research 53(4): 822–839. 

  18.    [Link]  [PDF]  [Replication archive]  [Online appendix]

  19. Wasserfallen, Fabio (2014) “Political and Economic Integration in the EU: The Case of Failed Tax

  20.    Harmonization”, Journal of Common Market Studies 52(2): 420–435. 

  21.    [Link]  [PDF]  [Online appendix]

  22. Füglister, Katharina and Fabio Wasserfallen (2014) “Swiss Federalism in a Changing Environment”,

  23.    Comparative European Politics 12(4/5): 404–421. 

  24.    [Link]  [PDF]

  25. Wasserfallen, Fabio (2010) “The Judiciary as Legislator? How the European Court of Justice shapes

  26.    Policy-Making in the EU”, Journal of European Public Policy 17(8): 1128–1146. 

  27.    [Link]  [PDF]

Habilitation Thesis

  1.     Wasserfallen, Fabio (2017) “Essays on Federalism, Democracy, and Diffusion”

  2.         Cumulative Habilitation Thesis, Salzburg: University of Salzburg.

PhD Thesis

  1.     Wasserfallen, Fabio (2014) “Lessons From an Ideal-Typical Case of Interdependent Policy Making”

  2.         Cumulative PhD Thesis, Zurich: University of Zurich.

Book Chapters

     Wasserfallen, Fabio (2018) “Policy Diffusion and European Public Policy Research” in Ongaro,

        Edoardo and Sandra van Thiel (eds.), The Palgrave Handbook of Public Administration and

        Management in Europe, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.  [PDF]

     Gilardi, Fabrizio, Daniel Kübler and Fabio Wasserfallen (2013) “Cantonal tax autonomy in Switzerland:

        Trends, challenges, and experiences” in Ruiz-Almendral, Violeta and Francois Vaillancourt (eds.),

        Tax autonomy of sub-national entities, London: McGill-Queen‘s University Press.

     Bochsler, Daniel and Fabio Wasserfallen (2013) “Multilevel elections and second order effects in

         Switzerland” in Dandoy, Régis and Arjan Schakel (eds.), Regional and National Elections in Western

        Europe, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Work in Progress

    The Global Diffusion of Inflation-Targeting   

    Explaining the Global Abolition of the Death Penalty, 1945 – 2014 (with Seva Gunitsky)         

    Mapping Contestation in Fiscal and Economic Integration (with Thomas Lehner)   

    Mechanisms of Policy Diffusion (with Fabrizio Gilardi)         

    Methods for Studying Policy Diffusion (with Fabrizio Gilardi)

    Middle-Age Governance Experience and Current-Day Attitudes (with Lucas Leemann)     

    Bayesian Data Collection and Analysis (with Dirk Leuffen, Hanno Degner and Zdenek Kudrna)

    Explaining National Preference Formation in Recent EMU Reforms (with, among others, Stefanie Bailer,

    Dirk Leuffen and Jonas Tallberg)