Adam Bonica

Assistant Professor of Political Science, Stanford University
Contact Info
Telephone: (650)-725-7987
Office Location: 308 Encina West


The Political Polarization of Physicians in the United States: An Analysis of Campaign Contributions to Federal Elections, 1991 Through 2012. (with Howard Rosenthal and David Rothman)
JAMA Intern Med. 2014. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2014.2105
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A Common-Space Measure of State Supreme Court Ideology (with Michael Woodruff)
Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization. Forthcoming

Mapping the Ideological Marketplace.
American Journal of Political Science. 2014. 58(2): 367-387
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Institutions and Ideology in the Presidential Appointment of Public Bureaucrats (with Jowei Chen and Timothy Johnson) Forthcoming Quarterly Journal of Political Science

The Punctuated Origins of Senate Polarization
2014. Legislative Studies Quarterly. 2014. 39 (1): 5-26. (download)

Why Hasn’t Democracy Slowed Rising Inequality? (with Nolan McCarty, Keith Poole, and Howard Rosenthal)
2014. Journal of Economic Perspectives. 2014. 27(3): 103-24.

Breaching the Biennial Limit: Why The FEC Has Failed to Enforce Aggregate Hard-Money Limits and How Record Linkage Technology Can Help (with Jenny Shen)
2013. Willamette Law Review, 49 Willamette L. Rev. 563.

Ideology and Interests in the Political Marketplace
American Journal of Political Science. 2013. 57(2): 294–311
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