Presidential Vote Models: A Recount

@article{Bartels2001PresidentialVM,
  title={Presidential Vote Models: A Recount},
  author={Larry M. Bartels and John R. Zaller},
  journal={PS: Political Science \& Politics},
  year={2001},
  volume={34},
  pages={9 - 20}
}
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