Matthew J. Lebo


 Matthew J. Lebo, Associate Professor

Department of Political Science

Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, N.Y. 11794-4392 (631) 632-7554 (office) (631) 632-4116 (fax)

Ph.D., University of North Texas, 1999.  

Research Interests: Voting Behavior, Public Opinion, Elections in the United States and Great Britain, Political Methodology and Time Series Methods, Congressional Parties


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Recent Research and Publications

An Effective Approach to the Rolling Cross Sectional Design. With Chris Weber. Revise and Resubmit at AJPS. (pdf)

Matthew Lebo and Helmut Norpoth. 2012. “Forecasting British Elections: The ‘PM and the Pendulum’ Model Reconsidered. Journal of Elections, Public Opinion, and Parties 23(1). (pdf)

Ellen M. Key and Matthew Lebo. 2012. “Time Series Software: Stata 12 vs. RATS 8.” The Political Methodologist 20(1). (pdf)

Gregory Koger and Matthew Lebo. 2012. “Strategic Party Government and the 2010 Elections.” American Politics Research 40(2). (pdf)

Course Offerings


 POL305 Government and Politics of the United Kingdom


 POL501 Introductory Statistics for Public Policy

 POL502 Intermediate Statistics for Public Policy

 POL602 Probability Theory and Statistics

 POL605 Foundations of American Politics

 POL606 Time Series Analysis

 POL616 Political Parties and Interest Groups

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