Paul E. Johnson

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Political Science, Center for Research Methods & Data Analysis
Professor
Director, Center for Research Methods and Data Analysis
Primary office:
785-864-3353
Watson Library
Room 470
1425 Jayhawk Blvd, Rm 470
Lawrence, KS 66044
Second office:
785-864-3523
Blake Hall
Room 523



Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis, 1988

American Politics; interest group politics; Methodology; statistics; agent-based modeling; social choice & game theory; programming; Mathematics

 

Teaching Interests

  • American politics
  • Interest group politics
  • Methodology
  • Statistics
  • Agent-based modeling
  • Social choice & game theory
  • Programming
  • Mathematics

Research Interests

  • American politics
  • Statistics
  • Agent-based modeling
  • R programming

Selected Publications

Johnson, P. E. (n.d.). High Performance Computing at KU (Support Pages). http://crmda.ku.edu/computing

Johnson, P. E. (n.d.). R tips and Working Example Collection (Support Pages). http://pj.freefaculty.org/R

Johnson, P. E. (n.d.). The Artificial Stock Market Development Page. Announcements and CVS code archive. http://artstkmkt.sourceforge.net

Johnson, P. E. (n.d.). The Swarm Software Library Support Pages & FAQ. http://pj.freefaculty.org/Swarm

Johnson, P. E. (in press). R for Social Network Analysis. In B. Frey (Ed.), The SAGE Encyclopedia of Educational Research, Measurement, and Evaluation.

Morningstar, M. E., Kurth, J. A., & Johnson, P. E. (2016). Examining National Trends in Educational Placements for Students With Significant Disabilities. Remedial and Special Education, 38(1), 3-13. DOI:10.1177/0741932516678327

Johnson, P. E. (2013). Monte Carlo Simulation in Academic Research (T. Little). The Oxford Handbook of Quantitative Methods, 453-478. Oxford University Press.

Johnson, P. E. (2013). rockchalk: an R package for regression analysis. http://rweb.quant.ku.edu/cran

Johnson, P. (2013). European Quarterly of Political Attitudes and Mentalities . European Quarterly of Political Attitudes and Mentalities, 2(1), 1-26. https://sites.google.com/a/fspub.unibuc.ro/european-quarterly-of-political-attitudes-and-mentalities

Johnson, P. E. (2011). Group Formation and Maintenance. In B. A. Loomis, P. L. Cancia, & D. Z. Strolovitch (Eds.), CQ Guide to Interest Groups and Lobbying. CQ Press.

Johnson, P. E. (2009). Accounting for Variation in Distrust of Local Police. Justice Quarterly, 26(1), 157-182.

Johnson, P. E., & Stahl, S. (2006). Understanding Modern Mathematics, Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers.

Johnson, P. E., & Huckfeldt, R. R. (2005). Agent-based Explanations for the Survival of Disagreement in Social Networks. In A. Zuckerman (Ed.), Social Logic of Politics. Philadelphia: Temple University Press.

Johnson, P. E., Huckfeldt, R. R., & Sprague, J. D. (2005). Individuals, Dyads and Networks: Autoregressive Patterns of Political Influence. In A. Zuckerman (Ed.), Social Logic of Politics. Philadelphia: Temple University Press.

Johnson, P. E., & Sharp, E. (2005). Taking the Keys from Grandpa. Review of Policy Research, 22(2), 187-204.

Johnson, P. E., Huckfeldt, R. R., & Sprague, J. D. (2004). Political Disagreement: The Survival of Diverse Opinions within Communication Networks, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Johnson, P. E., & Yu, T. (2003). Tour Jeté, Pirouette: Dance Choreographing by Computers. YELM Journal, 23(6), 8-10. http://pj.freefaculty.org/Swarm/MySwarmCode/Dancer/

Johnson, P. E., Stein, R. M., Shaw, D. & Weisberg, R. (2002). Citizen Participation and Electoral College Reform. In P. D. Schumaker & B. A. Loomis (Eds.), Choosing a President: The Electoral College and Beyond (pp. 125-142). New York: Chatham House.

Johnson, P. E. (2002). Agent-Based Modeling: What I Learned from the Artificial Stock Market. Social Science Computer Review, 42, 1509-1530.

Johnson, P. E., Huckfeldt, R. & Sprague, J. (2002). Political Environments, Political Dynamics, and the Survival of Disagreement. The Journal of Politics, 64.

Johnson, P. E., & Brichoux, D. (2002). The Power of Commitment in Cooperative Social Action. Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation, 9, 1.1-5.4. http://jasss.soc.surrey.ac.uk/5/3/1.html

Johnson, P. E., & Lancaster, A. (2000). Swarm User Guide, Swarm Development Group.

Johnson, P. E. (1999). Simulation Modeling in Political Science. In . (Ed.), American Behavioral Scientist (Vol. 42, pp. 1509-1530).

Johnson, P. E. (1998). Social Choice: Theory and Research, Beverly Hills, CA: Sage Publications, Inc.

Johnson, P. E., Aldrich, J. H., Miller, G. J., Ostrom, C. W., & Rohde, D. W. (1994). American Government: People, Institutions, and Policies, Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin.

Johnson, P. E. (Ed.). (1992). Formal Theories of Politics II: The Research Agenda (P. E. Johnson, Ed., Vol. 16). Mathematical and Computer Modelling

Johnson, P. E., Aldrich, J. H., Miller, G. J., Ostrom, C. W., & Rohde, D. W. (1990). American Government: People, Institutions, and Policies, Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin.

Johnson, P. E. (Ed.). (1989). Formal Theories of Politics: Mathematical Modelling in Political Science (P. E. Johnson, Ed., Vol. 12). Mathematical and Computer Modelling Oxford: Pergamon Press.

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