Univ.-Prof. Markus Wagner, PhD

















Wagner, M & Glavanovits, J 2018, Die öffentliche Meinung zur EU in Österreich. in Europapolitische Koordination in Österreich: Inter- und intrainstitutionelle Regelwerke, Funktionen und Dynamiken. Innsbruck University Press, pp. 359-376.





Wagner, M, Hübscher, E & Sattler, T 2018, 'Voter Responses to Fiscal Austerity' Paper presented at European Elections in Times of Crisis, Canada, 17/05/18 - 18/05/18, .

Wagner, M, Abou-Chadi, T & Bischof, D 2018, 'When do parties politicize new issues?' Paper presented at Political Parties in Comparative Perspective, Italy, 22/03/18 - 23/03/18, .

Wagner, M, Abou-Chadi, T & Bischof, D 2018, 'When Do Parties Politicize New Issues?' Paper presented at Between Issue Evolution and Populism: Causes and Consequences of Challenger Party Success in European Democracies, Zürich, Switzerland, 15/03/18, .

Wagner, M, Abou-Chadi, T & Bischof, D 2018, 'When Do Parties Politicize New Issues? How the Prospect of Losing Power Affects Issue Entrepreneurship' Paper presented at Radical party challenges and realignment in advanced democracies, United States, 20/04/18 - 20/04/18, .

Wagner, M 2017, 'Review: Party Competition and Vote Choice' Paper presented at International Comparative Social Research, Cologne, Germany, 7/12/17 - 9/12/17, .



Wagner, M & Bischof, D 2017, 'Invasive Parties: Do voters polarize when extreme parties enter parliament?' Paper presented at Political knowledge and information processing, Vienna, Austria, 24/11/17 - 25/11/17, .

Wagner, M, Glinitzer, K & Vivyan, N 2017, 'Voter Support for Parliamentary Dissent: The Cost and Value of Signalling Disagreement' Annual Conference of the Elections, Public Opinion and Parties specialst group of the Political Studies Association, Nottingham, United Kingdom, 8/09/17 - 10/09/17, .

Vivyan, N, Wagner, M, Glinitzer, K & Eberl, J-M 2017, 'Does social distance decrease support for politicians? Evidence from conjoint experiments in three countries' Paper presented at, Milan, Italy, 22/06/17 - 24/06/17, .




Kritzinger, S, Plescia, C & Wagner, M 2017, 'Improving recall of past political behavior: results from a question-wording experiment' Paper presented at ECPR General Conference, Olso 2017, Olso, Norway, 7/09/17 - 8/11/17, .









Wagner, M 2015, 'Selective exposure and the decision to watch televised debates' Paper presented at, Salzburg, Austria, 27/11/15 - 28/11/15, .


Eberl, J-M, Wagner, M & Boomgaarden, H 2015, 'One bias fits all? Three types of media bias and their effects on party preferences' Paper presented at 5th Annual General Conference of the European Political Science Association (EPSA), Vienna, Austria, 25/06/15 - 27/06/15, .

Wagner, M 2015, 'Mainstreaming the radical right?' Paper presented at, Berlin, Germany, 4/06/15 - 5/06/15, .

Meyer, T, Haselmayer, M & Wagner, M 2015, 'Effectiveness of press releases across media outlets' Paper presented at, Salzburg, Austria, 27/11/15 - 28/11/15, .


Eberl, J-M, Wagner, M & Boomgaarden, H 2015, 'One bias fits all? Inconsistencies in media bias effects on voters' Paper presented at, Chicago, United States, 16/04/15 - 19/04/15, .


Meyer, T, Haselmayer, M & Wagner, M 2015, 'Who gets into the papers? Media attention to party communication in election campaigns' Paper presented at, Chicago, United States, 16/04/15 - 19/04/15, .

Meyer, T, Haselmayer, M & Wagner, M 2015, 'Who gets into the papers? Media attention to party communication in election campaigns' Paper presented at 5th Annual General Conference of the European Political Science Association (EPSA), Vienna, Austria, 25/06/15 - 27/06/15, .

Wagner, M, Anger and fear: how do they shape our vote?, 2014, Web publication, London School of Economics and Political Science .





Kleinen-von Königslöw, K, Meyer, T, Vonbun, R, Wagner, M & Winkler, AK 2014, Die Sachthemen im Wahlkampf. in S Kritzinger, WC Müller & K Schönbach (eds), Die Nationalratswahl 2013. : Wie Parteien, Medien und Wählerschaft zusammenwirken. 1 edn, Böhlau Verlag, Wien, pp. 39-66.



Wagner, M & Toubeau, S, Parties’ views on decentralisation are determined by their economic and cultural positions, 2014, Web publication, London School of Economics and Political Science .



Wagner, M & Zeglovits, E, The Austrian experience shows that there is little risk and much to gain from giving 16-year-olds the vote, 2014, Web publication, London School of Economics and Political Science .

Wagner, M 2014, Too scared to switch: Why voters’ emotions matter. in Sex, Lies and the Ballot Box: 50 things you need to know about British elections. Biteback, London.

Tarlov, J, Vivyan, N & Wagner, M 2014, Where did Electoral Accountability Fail? MP Misconduct, Constituent Perceptions and Vote Choice. in The Political Costs of the 2009 Expenses Scandal. Palgrave Macmillan.


Johann, D, Glantschnigg, C, Glinitzer, K, Kritzinger, S & Wagner, M 2013, Das Wahlverhalten bei der Nationalratswahl 2013. in S Kritzinger, WC Müller & K Schönbach (eds), Die Nationalratswahl 2013: Wie Parteien, Medien und Wählerschaft zusammenwirken. Böhlau Verlag, Wien, pp. 191-213.















Wagner, M & Meyer, T 2011 'Explaining Changes in Niche Party Status' Unknown publisher.





Social Democratic Party Strategies: What Works?

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
29 Nov 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Information, Emotions and Populism

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
21 Sep 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


When do parties politicize new issues? The Impact of Losing Power

Markus Wagner (Speaker), Tarik Abou-Chadi (Speaker), Daniel Bischof (Speaker)
20 Apr 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


When do parties politicize new issues?

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
22 Mar 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


When do parties politicize new issues?

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
15 Mar 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Abgrenzen oder Annähern – Wie sollen etablierte Parteien den Populismus schwächen?

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


Conjoint experiment: welfare, immigration & deservingness

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


Emotions and populism

Markus Wagner (Speaker), Davide Morisi (Speaker)
2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Voter responses to fiscal austerity

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Flawed elections and young voters' trust in democracy

Jakob-Moritz Eberl (Speaker), Konstantin Glinitzer (Speaker), Veronika Heider (Speaker), Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker), Markus Wagner (Speaker)
1 Dec 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Improving Recall of Past Political Behaviour: Results from a question-wording Experiment in Austria, Germany and the UK

Carolina Plescia (Contributor), Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker), Markus Wagner (Contributor)
6 Sep 20179 Sep 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Does social distance decrease support for politicians? Evidence from conjoint experiments in three countries

Nick Vivyan (Speaker), Markus Wagner (Speaker), Konstantin Glinitzer (Speaker), Jakob-Moritz Eberl (Speaker)
24 Jun 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Flawed elections and young voters’ trust in democracy: The case of the 2016 Austrian presidential election

Jakob-Moritz Eberl (Speaker), Konstantin Glinitzer (Speaker), Veronika Heider (Speaker), Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker), Markus Wagner (Speaker)
22 Jun 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Does social distance decrease support for politicians? Evidence from conjoint experiments in three countries

Konstantin Glinitzer (Speaker), Markus Wagner (Contributor), Jakob-Moritz Eberl (Contributor), Nick Vivyan (Contributor)
25 Apr 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Fear, anger and enthusiasm about the EU: Effects of emotional reactions on public preferences towards European integration

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
Jun 2016

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Who gets into the papers? Media attention to party communication in election campaigns

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
Sep 2015

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Explaining Voter Preferences for Local Legislators: Evidence from a Conjoint Analysis Survey Experiment

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
Jun 2015

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Immigrants, Political Parties, and Motivated Reasoning: How Political Attitudes Shape Inaccurate Evaluations

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
2015

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Selective exposure and the decision to watch televised debates

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
2015

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How parties move: shifting policy or emphasis?

Markus Wagner (Invited speaker)
2014

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How parties move: shifting policy or emphasis?

Markus Wagner (Invited speaker)
2014

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How parties move: shifting policy or emphasis?

Markus Wagner (Invited speaker)
2014

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Immigrants, Political Parties, and Motivated Reasoning. How Political Attitudes Shape Inaccurate Evaluations

Markus Wagner (Invited speaker)
2014

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Negative issue ownership

Markus Wagner (Invited speaker)
2014

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Partisanship and corruption: evidence from a survey experiment

Markus Wagner (Invited speaker)
2014

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What do voters expect from their MP?

Markus Wagner (Invited speaker)
2014

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Why do voters like independent-minded MPs?

Markus Wagner (Invited speaker)
2014

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The dynamics of issue engagement in multiparty systems

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
30 Nov 2012

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Sequencing Effekte: Links‐Rechts‐Positionierung und weitere Instrumententests in AUTNES

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
9 Nov 2012

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Questions about party competence: insights from cognitive interviews

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
7 Sep 2012

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Party issue competition in Austria: Party competence, voter issue importance and the moderating role of party popularity

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
14 Jul 2012

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Fear and anger in Great Britain: blame assignment and emotional reactions to the financial crisis

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
21 Jun 2012

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The dynamic effects of politician misconduct on satisfaction with democracy: evidence from the UK Expenses Scandal

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
21 Jun 2012

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The narcissism of small differences? Distinguishing between spatial models of vote choice and the role of political sophistication

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
21 Jun 2012

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Competence or Relevance? Explaining party programmatic profiles

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
15 Apr 2012

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Explaining parties’ salience strategies: the moderating role of party popularity

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
12 Apr 2012

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How are they different? Comparing supporters of the radical right and mainstream parties in Austria

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
2 Dec 2011

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Instrumententest Wahlbeteiligungsreporting

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
24 Nov 2011

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Instrumententests mit kognitiven Pretest Interviews

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
24 Nov 2011

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Voting at 16: Turnout and the Quality of Vote Choice

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
20 Oct 2011

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Voting at 16: Turnout and the Quality of Vote Choice

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
17 Oct 2011

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Representative misconduct, voter perceptions and accountability: evidence from the 2009 House of Commons expenses scandal

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
10 Sep 2011

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Explaining party positions on decentralization

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
26 Aug 2011

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Do knowledgeable voters take more complex decisions? The compensatory vote and political knowledge

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
25 Aug 2011

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Mainstream or niche? Vote-seeking incentives and the programmatic strategies of political parties

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
25 Aug 2011

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Representative misconduct, voter perceptions and accountability: evidence from the 2009 House of Commons expenses scandal

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
20 Jun 2011

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Zum Politikverständnis der ÖsterreicherInnen

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
6 May 2011

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Left-Authoritarian Citizens in Europe: Seeking Policy Representation across Issue Dimensions?

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
12 Apr 2011

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Explaining perceptions of party polarization: the effects of politicization and information

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
9 Apr 2011

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Mainstream or niche? Vote-seeking incentives and the programmatic strategies of political parties

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
31 Mar 2011

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Die politische Partizipation von Migranten in Österreich

Markus Wagner (Speaker)
17 Mar 2011

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Do voters reward rebellion?

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
10 Sep 2010

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Voting at 16

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
11 Jun 2010

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Do voters reward rebellion?

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
13 May 2010

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Do MPs reward rebellion?

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
29 Mar 2010

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Issue voting in Austria

Markus Wagner (Contributor)
22 Mar 2010

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