Lawrence Ezrow


Welcome! I am a Professor of Government at the University of Essex.

My research interests include political representation and parties’ election strategies. My articles have been published in the American Journal of Political Science, American Political Science Review, British Journal of Political Science, Comparative Political Studies, European Journal of Political Research, International Studies Quarterly, Journal of Politics, Party Politics, Research and Politics, West European Politics, and World Politics. (google scholar)

Washington Post Monkey Cage:

Do economic inequality and political inequality go together?

When do politicians respond to voters and when do they respond to markets?


When does polarization matter?


Linking Citizens and Parties is published by Oxford University Press (2010), and it has been reviewed in Perspectives on Politics, Party PoliticsJournal of Politics, and West European Politics. (cover endorsements).







Department of Government

University of Essex

Wivenhoe Park

Colchester C04 3SQ

United Kingdom

Tel: +44 1206 873770