Publications

2019

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Olds, Christopher. 2019. “Bricks and Bombast: U.S. Presidential Economic Cheerleading in Response to the Housing Market.” Research in Social Change 11(1): 62-79.

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Peer-reviewed Encyclopedia Entries

Olds, Christopher. 2019. Encyclopedia entries for “Crusade for Justice,” “Del Rio Independent School District v. Salvatierra (1930),” “Political Association of Spanish Speaking Organizations (PASSO)” and “Sleepy Lagoon” in Jessica Lavariega Monforti (ed.), Latinos in the American Political System: An Encyclopedia of Latinos as Voters, Candidates, and Office Holders. ABC-Clio.

2017

Peer-reviewed Academic Textbook

Olds, Christopher. 2017. Political Research Design and the Science of Politics. Cognella Academic Publishing. ISBN: 978-1-5165-0770-2 (pbk)/978-1-5165-0771-9 (br). 186 pages. Publisher Website Link.

⊗ Audiobook Version Released by University Press Audiobooks: Publisher Website Link.

2015

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Olds, Christopher. 2015. “Assessing the Relationship between Presidential Rhetorical Simplicity and Unilateral Action.” Politics and Governance 3(2): 90-99. DOI: 10.17645/pag.v3i2.303.

⊗ Discussed in January 2017 Politico Magazine piece, “The Science of Trump’s Inaugural Address.” Story Link.

⊗ Journal Indexed in Clarivate Analytics Social Science Citation Index.

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Olds, Christopher. 2015. “Policy Rhetoric Can Have Economic Consequences: Presidential Rhetorical Liberalism and Economic Policy Uncertainty.” Journal of Global Economics, Management and Business Research 4(2): 65-80.

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Olds, Christopher. 2015. “The Negative Effect of Economic Policy Uncertainty on Presidential Rhetorical Optimism about the Economy in the United States.” Economics, Management, and Financial Markets 10(2): 54-76.

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2014

Olds, Christopher. 2014. “Empirically Contrasting Presidential Rhetorical Simplicity and the Public’s Policy Preferences.” Journal of Communications Research 6(1): 1-19.

⊗ Discussed in January 2017 Politico Magazine piece, “The Science of Trump’s Inaugural Address.” Story Link.

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Olds, Christopher. 2014. “Does Economic Policy Uncertainty Increase Information Search About Condoms on the Internet?” American Journal of Medical Research 1(2): 7-30.

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Olds, Christopher. 2014. “Analyzing the Economic Policy Uncertainty Index and Presidential Rhetorical Simplicity in the United States.” The Empirical Econometrics and Quantitative Economics Letters 3(2): 15-32.

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2013

Olds, Christopher. 2013. “Assessing Presidential Agenda Setting Capacity: Dynamic Comparisons of Presidential, Mass Media, and Public Attention to Economic Issues.” Congress & the Presidency 40(3): 255-284. DOI: 10.1080/07343469.2013.824047.

⊗ Journal Indexed in Clarivate Analytics Emerging Sources Citation Index.

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Olds, Christopher. 2013. “Presidential Moral Rhetoric and the Public’s Policy Mood.” White House Studies 12(4): 383-409.

⊗ Reprinted in Lansford, Thomas (editor). 2014. White House Studies Compendium, Volume 12. Nova Science Publishers.

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Olds, Christopher. 2013. “Contrasting the Misery Index, Presidential Rhetorical Optimism about the Economy, and Public Attitudes Regarding Government Involvement in Domestic Affairs.” The Empirical Economics Letters 12(10): 1041-1050.

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Olds, Christopher. 2013. “Evaluating Presidential Attempts at Heightening Issue Attention in the Spanish-Language Press.” Journal of Spanish Language Media 6: 20-41.

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2012

Olds, Christopher. 2012. “What Role Can Propinquity Play in the Development of New National Allegiances? Immigrant Latinos Establishing Ties to the United States through Out-Group Contact.” Advances in Applied Sociology 2(1): 7-18. DOI: 10.4236/aasoci.2012.21002.

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Olds, Christopher. 2012. “The Role of Perceived Policy Success in the Diffusion of Criminal Policing Policy Innovations.” International Journal of Innovation and Learning 11(2): 136-161. DOI: 10.1504/IJIL.2012.045173.

⊗ Journal Indexed in Clarivate Analytics Emerging Sources Citation Index.

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2011

Olds, Christopher. 2011. “Unexpected Consequences? Bicameral Policymaking Shifts Through Term Limits.” Foresight 13(6): 48-69. DOI: 10.1108/14636681111179591.

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