Lijphart/Przeworski/Verba Data Set Award

Lijphart/Przeworski/Verba Data Set Award

Established in 1999, the Lijphart/Przeworski/Verba Data Set Award for best data set in comparative politics was named for Arend Lijphart, Adam Przeworski and Sidney Verba.

2020

Committee: Bryan D. Jones (Chair), Michael Coppedge, and Pippa Norris
Recipient: Multi-institutional. Director: Rory Fitzgerald, University of London
Title: European Social Survey (http://www.europeansocialsurvey.org/)

Honorable mention: Chapel Hill Expert Survey (https://www.chesdata.eu/
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

 

2019

Committee: Elizabeth J. Zechmeister (Chair), Mihály Fazekas, and Arthur Spirling
Recipient: Bryan D. Jones, University of Texas-Austin, and the CAP network of researchers
Title: The Comparative Agendas Project (CAP)

Honorable Mention
Recipient: The Mass Mobilization in Autocracies Database (MMAD): Nils B. Weidmann (Universität Konstanz) and Espen Geelmuyden Rød (Uppsala Universitet)

2018

Committee: Taylor Boas, Pablo Beramendi (Duke), and Fred Solt (U of Iowa)
Recipients: Mitchell Seligson, Elizabeth Zechmeister, and Noam Lupu (Vanderbilt University)
Title: Americas Barometer dataset

Honorable Mention: DIGIWHIST, Mihaly Fazekas, University of Cambridge.

2017

Committee: Michael Bernhard, Jennifer Gandhi, and Fred Solt
Recipients: Thomas Richter, GIGA, German Institute of Global and Area Studies, and Viola Lucas, Universitat Konstanz and GIGA, German Institute of Global and Area Studies
Title: “Global State Revenue and Expenditures” Dataset (http:/dx.dol.org//10.7802/1290)

2016

Committee: Carsten Jensen, Joseph Wright, Dawn Brancati
Recipients: V-Dem Dataset, Michael Coppedge, John Gerring, Staffan I. Lindberg, Svend-Erik Skaaning, Jan Teorell, David Altman, Michael Bernard, Steven Fish, Adam Glynn, Allen Hicken, Carl Henrik Knutsen, Kyle L. Marquardt, Kelly McMann, Farhad Miri, Pamela Paxton, Daniel Pemstein, Jeffrey Staton, Eltan Tzelgov, Yi-ting Wang, Brigitte Zimmerman, Frida Andersson, Josefine Pernes, Natalia Stepanova, Valeriya Mechkova.

2015

Committee: Giacomo Chiozza, Hein Goemans, Alison Post
Recipients: Barbara Geddes, Joseph Wright, Erica Frantz
Title: “The Autocratic Regimes Data Set”

2014

Archigos: A Data Set on Leaders 1875-2004

Hein Goemans, University of Rochester, Kristian Skrede Gleditsch, University of Essex, and  Giacomo Chiozza, Vanderbilt University

2013

Comparative Constitutions Project

Tom Ginsburg, University of Chicago Law School, Zachary Elkins, University of Texas-Austin, James Melton, IMT Institute for Advanced Study (Lucca, Italy)

2012

Constituency-Level Elections Archive (CLEA)
Ken Kollman, University of Michigan, Allen Hicken, University of Michigan, Daniele Caramani, University of St. Gallen, David Backer, University of Maryland

2011

Peter Wallensteen,  University of Uppsala
Uppsala Conflict Data Program

2010

Mark Tessler (principal investigator, University of Michigan) and Amaney Jamal (co-principal investigator, Princeton University)
Arab Barometer


2009

Teorell, Lunds Universitet; Soren Holmberg, University of Gothenburg; and Bo Rothstein, University of Gothenburg
The Quality of Government Dataset


2008

Lyle Scruggs
Comparative Welfare Entitlements Dataset

2007

Ronald Francisco, University of Kansas
European Protest and Coercion


2006

David Cingranelli, SUNY, Binghamton David Richards, University of Memphis
CIRI Human Rights

2005

Timothy M. Smeeding, Syracuse University
Luxembourg Income Study


2004

Michael Bratton, E. Gyimah-Boadi and Robert Mattes
Afro Barometer

2003

Ian Budge, D.J. Hearl, and Hans-Dieter Klingemann, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin
D.R. Robertson Andrea Volkens Manifesto Project


2002

Michael Alvarez, DePaul University, Jose Antonio Cheibub, Yale University, Fernando Limongi, CEBRAP (Brazil)
Adam Przeworski, New York University
ACLP Political and Economic Database


2001

Ronald Inglehart
World Values Survey/Eurobarometers Data Set

2000

The collectivity of scholars who gathered the data for the
Comparative Study of Electoral Systems


1999

Michael J. Coppedge, University of Notre Dame
Data Sets on Polyarchy and Latin American Political Parties

Gabriel A. Almond and Sidney Verba,
Civic Culture Data Set

Data Set Selection Committees

2014 Zachary Elkins, Chair, Bethany Lacina, James Douglas Melton
2013 Ken Kollman , Chair, Daniel Brinks, Bonnie Meguid
2012 Peter Wallensteen, chair, Karen Long Jusko, John Gerring
2011 Mark Tessler, chair, Ernesto Calvo and Lyle Scruggs
2010 Bo Rothstein, chair, Jose Cheibub and David Cingranelli
2009 Lyle Scruggs, chair, Lane Kenworthy, Karen Ferree
2008 James Robinson, chair, Brian Burgoon, Sebastian Saiegh
2007 Kaare Strom, chair, Johanna Birnir, Kenneth Scheve
2006 Philip A.Schrodt, chair, Russell J. Dalton, Lyle A. Scruggs
2005 Lane Kenworthy, chair, Thomas Cusack and Nicholas Sambanis
2004 G. Bingham Powell, chair, Pippa Norris and Chris Way
2003 Barry Amers, chair, Carles Boix, Anthony Marx
2001 Robert Franzese, chair, David Brown, Chris Anderson
2000 Jennifer Widner, chair, Ian McAllister, Michael Coppedge
1999 Jennifer Widner, chair, Barry Ames and Peter Lange