Call for papers The Electoral Integrity Project

Oct. 21, 2015


Closed Panel submitted for the IPSA World Congress, Istanbul 23-28 July 2016

The construction and use of expert surveys in the social sciences

Chairs: Pippa Norris  (Harvard and Sydney Universities) and Svend-Erik Skaaning (Aarhus)

Co-sponsored by the Electoral Integrity Project (EIP) and the Variety of Democracies (V-Dem) project


Paper proposals: In this closed panel, we invite you to submit a paper proposal and abstract that either i) use expert surveys in comparative politics and related social sciences to develop new ways of testing the validity of expert survey data; ii) use meta analysis to compare expert perceptual surveys standards, methods, and techniques in terms of validity, reliability and legitimacy to other sources of information; or (iii) propose codes of conduct and good practice for conducting expert surveys.


Download the call IPSA expert survey panel Call for Papers.pdf (141.4 KB) .

Submission deadline: 5pm EST 2 November 2015

Submit paper proposals to:

Queries to: electoralintegrity [at]  Attn: Lisa Fennis, Project Coordinator

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