Professor Anthony McGann

Head Of School Of Govt And Public Policy

School of Government and Public Policy

Personal statement

Anthony McGann joined the School of Government and Public Policy in 2013, after previous appointments at the University of California, Irvine, and the University of Essex.  He is currently affiliated with the Institute for Mathematical Behavioral Sciences and the Center for the Study of Democracy at the University of California, Irvine.  From 2008-2009 he was the co-director of the University of Essex Summer School in Social Science Data Analysis and Collection.  He completed his PhD in Political Science at Duke University, Durham in 1999 and a BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from University College, Oxford.


Dynamics of public opinion and policy response under proportional and plurality elections
McGann Anthony J, Dellepiane-Avellaneda Sebastian, Bartle John
Economics and Politics Vol 35, pp. 333-355 (2023)
Gerrymandering the States : Partisanship, Race, and the Transformation of American Federalism
Keena Alex, Latner Michael, McGann Anthony J, Smith Charles Anthony
Policy accommodation versus electoral turnover : policy representation in Britain, 1945-2015
Bartle John, Dellepiane Avellaneda Sebastian, McGann Anthony
Journal of Public Policy Vol 39, pp. 235-265 (2019)
Gill v. Whitford on partisan gerrymandering
Keena Alex, Latner Michael, McGann Anthony, Smith Charles Anthony
SCOTUS 2018 Major Decisions and Developments of the Supreme Court (2019) (2019)
Parallel lines? Policy mood in a plurinational democracy
McGann Anthony, Dellepiane-Avellaneda Sebastian, Bartle John
Electoral Studies Vol 58, pp. 48-57 (2019)
Logrolling and coalitions
McGann Anthony J
Oxford Handbook of Public Choice, Volume 1 (2019) (2019)

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