Professor Alan Abramowitz

Alan Abramowitz is the Alben W. Barkley Professor of Political Science at Emory University in Atlanta, Ga. He has authored or coauthored six books, dozens of contributions to edited volumes, and more than fifty articles in political science journals dealing with political parties, elections, and voting behavior in the United States. He is also one of the nation’s leading election forecasters—his Time for Change Model correctly predicted the popular vote winner in every presidential election between 1988 and 2012. Abramowitz’s next book, The Great Alignment: Race, Ideology and the Transformation of the American Party System, will be published by Yale University Press in 2017.