2016 APSA Best Conference Paper Award for Dr. Yannis Theocharis, Dr. Sebastian Adrian Popa, and colleagues in the field of information technology & politics

Yannis Theocharis (MZES), Pablo Barbera, Zoltán Fazekas, and Sebastian Adrian Popa (MZES) have won the 2016 American Political Science Association Information Technology & Politics Best Conference Paper Award. The paper "A Bad Workman Blames His Tweets: The Consequences of Citizens’ Uncivil Twitter Use when Interacting with Party Candidates" was presented at the 2015 Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association (APSA), 3-6 September, San Francisco, CA. The APSA is considered the most prestigious professional association of political scientists worldwide.

September 22, 2016