Melina Platas

New York University (NYU) - New York University Abu Dhabi

Assistant Professor of Political Science

PO Box 129188

Abu Dhabi

United Arab Emirates

http://melinaplatas.com

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Scholarly Papers (6)

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Engendering Empathy, Begetting Backlash: American Attitudes toward Syrian Refugees

Stanford-Zurich Immigration Policy Lab Working Paper No. 17-01
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 02 Jun 2017
Claire L. Adida, Adeline Lo and Melina Platas
University of California, San Diego (UCSD), Princeton University and New York University (NYU) - New York University Abu Dhabi
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Increasing Immigrant Inclusion: Family History, Empathy, and Immigration in the United States

Immigration Policy Lab, Working Paper No. 20-01, February 2020
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Mar 2020
Stanford University, University of California, San Diego (UCSD), Princeton University, New York University (NYU) - New York University Abu Dhabi, Stanford University - Department of Political Science and Stanford University, Department of Political Science
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Migration, Empathy, Immigration, Refugees, Public Opinion

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It Takes a Village: Peer Effects and Externalities in Technology Adoption

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 31 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2019
New York University Abu Dhabi - Social Science Division, University of Pennsylvania, New York University (NYU) - New York University Abu Dhabi and Stanford University
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Crowdsourcing Accountability: ICT for Service Delivery

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Aug 2017
Guy Grossman, Melina Platas and Jonathan Rodden
University of Pennsylvania, New York University (NYU) - New York University Abu Dhabi and Stanford University
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Political Communication, ICT, Government Responsiveness, Public Service Delivery, Africa

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Social Networks, Social Context, and Political Participation: Evidence from Uganda

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Sep 2017
Vanderbilt Center for Study of Democratic Institutions, University of Pennsylvania, New York University (NYU) - New York University Abu Dhabi and Stanford University
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social networks, social context, turnout, political participation

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Determinants of Muslim Educational Attainment in Africa: A Comparison of Nigeria and Uganda

Posted: 18 Apr 2013
Melina Platas
New York University (NYU) - New York University Abu Dhabi

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