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School of Politics and International Relations

Matthew Barnfield

 Matthew Barnfield


Research Topic: The effects of party popularity and electoral expectations on voting behaviour

Supervisors: Prof Philip Cowley, and Dr Javier Sajuria

Research Interests: Political behaviour, public opinion, attitude formation and change, quantitative and computational methods

Education/Professional Qualifications:

  • BA Modern Languages and European Studies (University of Bath)
  • MRes Politics and International Relations (University of Bath)


Barnfield, M. (2019). Think Twice before Jumping on the Bandwagon: Clarifying Concepts in Research on the Bandwagon EffectPolitical Studies Review.

Twitter: @m_barnfield

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