Participant Info

First Name
Kathleen
Last Name
Marchetti
Country
University
Dickinson College
Keywords
political representation, gender and politics, lobbying, interest groups, intersectionality
Availability
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Personal Info

About Me

I am broadly interested in how identities like race, class, gender, sexuality, and disability are treated in politics. More specifically, I examine how activism around these identities shapes public policy and how interest groups affect the policy process.

Recent Publications

Marchetti, Kathleen. 2015. “Consider the Context: How State Policy Environments Shape Interest Group Advocacy.” State and Local Government Review, Vol. 47 (3): 155-169.

Hojnacki, Marie, Kathleen Marchetti, Frank Baumgartner, Jerey Berry, David Kimball, and Beth Leech. 2015. “Assessing Business Advantage in Washington Lobbying.” Interest Groups & Advo-
cacy, Vol. 4 (3): 205-224.

Marchetti, Kathleen. 2015. “The Use of Surveys in Interest Group Research.” Interest Groups & Advocacy, Vol 4 (3): 272-282.

Marchetti, Kathleen. 2014. “Crossing the Intersection: The Representation of Disadvantaged Identities in Advocacy.” Politics, Groups and Identities, Vol. 2 (1): 104-119.

Media Coverage

“How interest group advocacy is shaped by state policy environments.” Kathleen Marchetti. 2015.
United States Politics and Policy Blog (USAPP), London School of Economics. http://bit.ly/1G4SJaE

“Business doesn’t always get its way.” 2015. Marie Hojnacki, Jeffrey Berry, Beth Leech, and Kathleen Marchetti. Monkey Cage Blog, Washington Post. http://wapo.st/1YeedGH

“How Influential is Business in Washington?” Heath Brown. The Hill. http://bit.ly/1RyO53M

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