Gerald S. Strom

Professor Emeritus

Ph.D. University of Illinois at Urbana, 1973

Fields of Interest:
Legislatures, Parties and Elections, Research Methodology

Selected Publications:
Gerald S. Strom, The Logic of Lawmaking: A Spatial Theory Approach (Baltimore, Johns Hopkins University Press, 1990).

Barry S. Rundquist and Gerald S. Strom, "Bill Construction in Legislative Committees: A Study of the U.S. House," Legislative Studies Quarterly, XII (February, 1987), pp. 97-113.

Barry S. Rundquist, Gerald S. Strom, and John G. Peters, "Corrupt Politicians and Their Electoral Support: Some Theoretical and Experimental Observations," American Political Science Review, LXXI (September, 1977), pp. 954-963.

Gerald S. Strom, and Barry S. Rundquist, " A Revised Theory of Winning in House-Senate Conferences," American Political Science Review, LXXI (June, 1977), pp. 448-453.

Gerald S. Strom, "On the Apparent Paradox of Participation: A New Proposal," American Political Science Review, LXIX (September, 1975), pp. 908-913.

Current Research Areas:
Gerald S. Strom, "Electoral Representation and Legislative Outcomes".
Gerald S. Strom, "Seats, Votes, and the Evaluation of Electoral Systems".

Selected Activities and Honors:
Fulbright Professor, Hasanuddin University, Ujung Pandang, Indonesia, September, 1991 to January 1992.

Election Analyst, NBC News, 1980, 1982, 1984, 1986, 1988 and WMAQ Television (Chicago) in 1989, 1991, & 1992.

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Contact Information

Office Phone: (312) 996-5156
Fax: (312) 413-0440