Articles in Refereed Journals
William B. Heller and Carol Mershon. "Party Switching in the Italian Chamber of Deputies, 1996-2001." Accepted for publication, Journal of Politics, May 2004.
Carol Mershon. "Party Factions and Coalition Government: Portfolio Allocation in Italian Christian Democracy." Electoral Studies, Vol. 20, 2001, 555-580. Also published in Japanese in 2001 in Leviathan, the journal of the Japanese Political Science Association.
Carol Mershon. "Contending Models of Portfolio Allocation and Office Payoffs to Party Factions: Italy, 1963-79." American Journal of Political Science, Vol. 45, 2001, 277-293.
Carol Mershon. "The Costs of Coalition: Coalition Theories and Italian Governments." American Political Science Review, Vol. 90, 1996, 534-554.
Lee Epstein and Carol Mershon. "Measuring Political Preferences." American Journal of Political Science, Vol. 40, 1996, 261-294.
Carol Mershon. "Expectations and Informal Rules in Coalition Formation." Comparative Political Studies, Vol. 27, 1994, 40-79.
Robert Fishman and Carol Mershon. "Workplace Leadership and Labor Organization: Limits on the Mobilization and Representation of Workers." International Contributions to Labor Studies, Vol. 3, 1993, 67-90.
Carol Mershon. "Relationships among Union Actors after the Hot Autumn." Labour, Vol. 4, 1990, 35-58.
Carol Mershon. "Generazioni di leader sindacali in fabbrica: L'eredità dell'autunno caldo" [Generations of Workplace Union Leaders: The Legacy of the Hot Autumn]. Polis, Vol. 4, 1990, 277-323.
Carol Mershon. "Between Workers and Union: Factory Councils in Italy." Comparative Politics, Vol. 21, 1989, 215-235.
Article-Length Manuscripts Under Review
William B. Heller and Carol Mershon. "Dealing in Discipline: Party Switching and Legislative Voting in the Italian Chamber of Deputies, 1996-2000."