Interest in postal voting has increased during the pandemic as a means to avoid in-person contact. But exactly who is choosing to vote by mail? Carolina Plescia, Semra Sevi and André Blais find that the biggest cleavage in US citizen preferences about how to vote is generational, not ideological
Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Montréal
André is the University Research Chair in Electoral Studies at UdeM.
He is an elected fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, and a research fellow with the Centre for the Study of Democratic Citizenship (CSDC), the Centre interuniversitaire de recherche en économie quantitative (CIREQ), and the Center for Interuniversity Research Analysis on Organizations (CIRANO).
He has received numerous research grants including the recent project Making Electoral Democracy Work.
He is one of the world’s leading experts on voting behaviour and electoral systems.