Levi Boxell

Stanford University

PhD Student

Stanford, CA

United States

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

Polarization and Public Health: Partisan Differences in Social Distancing During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2021
New York University (NYU), Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford University, Princeton University and Harvard University
Downloads 1,387 (17,826)
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What Explains Temporal and Geographic Variation in the Early US Coronavirus Pandemic?

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 May 2020 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2021
Microsoft Corporation - Microsoft Research New England, Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford University and Harvard University
Downloads 695 (47,636)
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Coronavirus, Public policy, Health behaviors, Disease transmission

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Polarization and Public Health: Partisan Differences in Social Distancing during the Coronavirus Pandemic

Journal of Public Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2020
Microsoft Corporation - Microsoft Research New England, Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford University, Harvard University and Harvard University
Downloads 571 (61,441)
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Coronavirus, Political polarization, Media trust, Health behaviors

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Demographic Change and Political Polarization in the United States

Economics Letters, Vol. 192, No. 109187, 2020
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2020
Levi Boxell
Stanford University
Downloads 197 (195,900)
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mass polarization; partisan animosity; affective polarization; education

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Droughts, Conflict, and the African Slave Trade

Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 47, No. 4, 2019
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 06 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2020
Levi Boxell
Stanford University
Downloads 145 (254,471)
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slave trade, conflict, climate, droughts

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Is the Internet Causing Political Polarization? Evidence from Demographics

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2021
Stanford University, Stanford University and Brown University - Department of Economics
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Taxing Dissent: The Impact of a Social Media Tax in Uganda

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 Mar 2021
Levi Boxell and Zachary Steinert-Threlkeld
Stanford University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
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social media, censorship, political dissent, protest, riot, tax

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Cross-Country Trends in Affective Polarization

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 22 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2021
Stanford University, Stanford University and Brown University - Department of Economics
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The Slave Trade and Conflict in Africa, 1400-2000

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Jun 2019
Levi Boxell, John T. Dalton and Tin Cheuk Leung
Stanford University, Wake Forest University and Wake Forest University
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Slave Trade, Conflict, Resource Curse, Institutions, Africa

Affective Polarization Did Not Increase During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Quarterly Journal of Political Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 16 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2021
Stanford University, Stanford University, Northwestern University - Department of Political Science and Stanford University
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partisanship, political polarization, coronavirus, public opinion, group attitudes

Affective Polarization Did Not Increase During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 02 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2021
Stanford University, Stanford University, Northwestern University - Department of Political Science and Stanford University
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Slanted Images: Measuring Nonverbal Media Bias During the 2016 Election

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 May 2021
Levi Boxell
Stanford University
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media bias, images as data, elections, machine learning, emotions

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What Explains Temporal and Geographic Variation in the Early Us Coronavirus Pandemic?

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 19 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2021
New York University (NYU), Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford University and Harvard University
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