Geschwister-Scholl-Institut für Politikwissenschaft (GSI)



Ingrid Mauerer

Dr. Ingrid Mauerer


Geschwister-Scholl-Institut für Politikwissenschaft
Lehrstuhl für Empirische Politikforschung und Policy Analysis
Oettingenstr. 67
80538 München

Raum H 006

Telefon: +49 (0) 89/2180 9094
Fax: +49 (0) 89/2180 9092


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Research Interests:
Political behavior and quantitative methods, policy-based voting and party competition, mass opinion and preference formation, regression for categorical data and discrete choice modeling


  1. Mauerer, I., 2019: The Neglected Role and Variability of Party Intercepts in the Spatial Valence Approach. (forthcoming in Political Analysis)
  2. Mauerer, I. & Schneider, M. (2019). Perceived Party Placements and Uncertainty on Immigration in the 2017 German Election. Jahrbuch für Handlungs- und Entscheidungstheorie Volume 11. Edited by M. Debus, Tepe, M. & Sauermann, J., Wiesbaden: Springer Nature, 117–143. doi: 10.1007/978-3-658-23997-8
  3. Mauerer, I., Pößnecker, W., Thurner, P. W., & Tutz, G. (2015). Modeling Electoral Choices in Multiparty Systems with High-Dimensional Data: A Regularized Selection of Parameters using the Lasso Approach. Journal of Choice Modelling 16: 23-42. doi: 10.1016/j.jocm.2015.09.004
  4. Mauerer, I., Thurner, P. W., & Debus, M. (2015). Under Which Conditions do Parties Attract Voters' Reactions to Issues? Party-Varying Issue Voting in German Elections 1987-2009. West European Politics 38(6): 1251-1273. doi: 10.1080/01402382.2015.1026562
  5. Thurner, P. W., Mauerer, I., & Binder, M. (2011): Parteienspezifisches Issue Voting bei den Bundestagswahlen 2002 bis 2009. In Wählen in Deutschland. Politische Vierteljahresschrift, Sonderheft 45, 302-320. Edited by R. Schmitt-Beck, Baden-Baden: Nomos, 302–320. [Link]
  1. Mauerer, I. & Thurner, P. W. Applied Conditional Logit, Nested Logit and Mixed Logit Models. SAGE Series on Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences. (Under contract, to be published in 2020).
  2. Mauerer, I. (2017). A Party-Varying Model of Issue-Voting. A Cross-National Study. Dissertation. LMU Munich.


Focus in Teaching:
Quantitative Methods, Discrete Choice Modeling, Comparative Politics, Scientific Writing and Research Designs

Research-teaching project: Bavarian University Election Study 18 (BUES 18)

Summer Term 2019

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