Socialization and the Politics of the Family
estimate the causal effects of political socialization, I have analyzed
natural experiments studying the effects of child and sibling gender on
political attitudes. Further, I have explored how political
predispositions influence mate preferences leveraging unique datasets
of online dating behavior.
find links to publications in this
Anderson, Ashton, Sharad Goel, Gregory
Huber, Neil Malhotra, and Duncan J.
Watts. 2014. “Political Ideology and Racial Preferences in Online
Sociological Science. 1:
Healy, Andrew, and Neil Malhotra. 2013.
“Childhood Socialization and
Political Attitudes: Evidence from a natural Experiment." Journal of Politics. 75(4): 1023-1037.
Shafer, Emily Fitzgibbons, and Neil
Malhotra. 2011. “The Effect of a
Child's Sex on Traditional Gender Roles: Evidence from a Natural
Experiment." Social Forces.