Jeff Milyo

Jeff Milyo
Professor, Ph.D., Stanford
Political Economics, Law and Economics, Health Economics
235 Professional Building
573-882-3459
Recent Publications: 

“Giving the People What They Want? Legislative Polarization and Public Approval of State Legislatures” (with Lilliard Richardson), State and Local Government Review, 2016.

“Public Confidence in the Redistricting Process: The Role of Independent Commissions, State Legislative Polarization and Partisan Preferences” (with Kathryn VanderMolen), State and Local Government Review, 2016.

“Measuring Public Corruption in the United States: Evidence from Administrative Records of Federal Prosecutions” (with Adriana Cordis), Public Integrity, 2016.

“The Quantities and Qualities of Poll Workers” (with Barry Burden), Election Law Journal, 2015.

"Money in Politics", Emerging Trends in the Social and Behavioral Sciences. Edited by Robert Scott and Stephen Kosslyn. 2015

"Corporate Influence and Political Corruption: Lessons from Stock Market Reactions to Political Events," Independent Review, 2014.

"Sincere Versus Sophisticated Voting When Legislators Vote Sequentially" (with T. Groseclose), Social Choice and Welfare, 2013.

"Do State Ethics Commissions Reduce Political Corruption? An Exploratory Investigation" (with K. Crider), UC Irvine Law Review, 2013.

“Campaign Spending and Electoral Competition: Towards More Policy Relevant Research,” The Forum: A Journal of Applied Research in Contemporary Politics, 2013.

"The Public's Right to Know Versus Compelled Speech: What Does Social Science Research Tell Us About the Benefits and Costs of Campaign Finance Disclosure in Non- Candidate Elections?" (with D. Carpenter), Fordham Urban Law Journal, 2013.

“Brief of Amici Curiae David M. Primo and Jeffrey D. Milyo,” filed with the United States Supreme Court, Iowa Right to Life v. Tooker, 2013.

"The Recruitment and Training of Poll Workers: What We Know from Scholarly Research" (with B. Burden), Report to the Presidential Commission on Election Administration, 2013.