Research

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

  • Rommel, Tobias and Stefanie Walter (2017). The Electoral Consequences of Offshoring. How the Globalization of Production Shapes Party Preferences. Comparative Political Studies FirstView. [pdf]

Journal Articles under Review

  • Rommel, Tobias and Paul Schaudt (2016). First Impressions: How Leader Changes Affect Bilateral Aid. Under review and published as CESifo Working Paper No. 6047.
  • Palmtag, Tabea, Tobias Rommel, and Stefanie Walter (2017). Globalization and Protest. How Trade and Foreign Direct Investment Affect Public Protest in Russia. Under review.

Book Chapters

  • Rommel, Tobias. 2015. Erfahrungsbericht: Politische Regime und ausländische Direktinvestitionen. In: Hildebrandt, Achim, Sebastian Jäckle, Frieder Wolf, and Andreas Heindl (eds.). Methodologie, Methoden, Forschungsdesign. Ein Lehrbuch für fortgeschrittene Studierende der Politikwissenschaft. Wiesbaden. Springer: 133-137.

Conference papers

  • Rommel, Tobias. Societal Group Strength and Foreign Direct Investment Liberalization in Autocratic Regimes. Presented at the Meeting of the Section ‘Comparative Politics’ of the German Political Science Association, 2017.
  • Rommel, Tobias. Foreign Direct Investment and Citizen Support for Autocratic Rule. Presented at the Annual Conference of the Midwest Political Science Association, 2017.
  • Rommel, Tobias. Investing in the Future. How Foreign Direct Investment Affects Autocratic Regime Survival. Presented at the Annual Conference of the Midwest Political Science Association, 2016.
  • Haffert, Lukas, Raphael Reinke, and Tobias Rommel. ‘Nothing’ is not a Control Group. On the Need for Placebo Comparisons in Survey Experiments. Presented at the Annual Conference of the Swiss Political Science Association, 2017.

Work in Progress

  • Bischof, Daniel and Tobias Rommel. The Economic Costs of Revolution. Presented at the Department of Political Science at the University of Zurich, 2016.