David A. Hopkins

Assistant Professor of Political Science, Boston College

David A. Hopkins is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Boston College. His research interests include American political parties, elections, voting behavior, and the U.S. Congress. He is the author of Asymmetric Politics: Ideological Republicans and Group Interest Democrats (with Matt Grossmann; Oxford University Press, 2016); Presidential Elections: Strategies and Structures of American Politics (with Nelson W. Polsby, Aaron Wildavsky, and Steven E. Schier; Rowman & Littlefield, 2015), and a forthcoming book on the geographic polarization of American party politics to be published in 2017 by Cambridge University Press. Professor Hopkins appears frequently in the news media as a political analyst and blogs regularly about American politics at honestgraft.com.

Relevant citations: 

Asymmetric Politics: Ideological Republicans and Group Interest Democrats (with Matt Grossmann; Oxford University Press, 2016)

Presidential Elections: Strategies and Structures of American Politics (with Nelson W. Polsby, Aaron Wildavsky, and Steven E. Schier; Rowman & Littlefield, 2015)