Lau, Richard R., and David P. Redlawsk. 2006. How Voters Decide: Information Processing During Election Campaigns. New York: Cambridge University Press.
Lau, Richard R., and Gerry Pomper. 2004. Negative Campaigning: An Analysis of U.S. Senate Elections. Lanham, MD: Rowman Littlefield.
Lau, Richard R., and David O. Sears (Eds.) 1986. Political Cognition: The 19th Annual Carnegie Symposium on Cognition. Hillside, NJ: Erlbaum.
Recent Chapters in Edited Volumes
Lau, Richard R. Forthcoming. “Decision Strategies in Politics.” In David P. Redlawsk (Ed.) Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics. Oxford University Press. Online publication date April 2019. DOI: 9780190228637.013.882
Lau, Richard R. 2020. “Classic Models of Persuasion.” In Elizabeth Suhay, Bernard Grofman, and Alex Treshsel (Eds.), Oxford Handbook of Electoral Persuasion (pp. 29 - 50). New York: Oxford University Press. DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780190860806.013.1
Ditonto, Tessa M., and Richard R. Lau. 2018. “(Working toward) Affective Transfer in the Real World.” In Howard Lavine and Charles Taber (eds.), The Feeling, Thinking Citizen: Essays in Honor of Milton Lodge. New York: Routledge. DOI: 10.4324/9781351215947-12
Manuscripts in Preparation/Under Review
McCabe, Katherine T., and Richard R. Lau. “Information Search and the Quality of Voter Decision Making." Under review.
Funck, Amy, and Richard R. Lau. “The Effects of Emotions on Political Information Search: A Meta-Analytic Assessment.” Under review.
Lau, Richard R., and Yalidy Matos. "(How) Did Latinx Support for Donald Trump Shift in 2020?".
Presentation: SPSA 2022
Funck, Amy, Richard R. Lau, Shang Ha, and Tessa M. Ditonto. “The Effects of Personality and Cognitive Styles on Political Information Search and Learning.” In preparation.
Lau, Richard R., Tessa M. Ditonto, and Jamel Love. “Showdown at the OK Corral: Testing Competing Theories of Political Judgment.” In preparation.
Rogers, Kathleen M., Tessa M. Ditonto, and Richard R. Lau. “Effects of Personal and Political Distractions on Correct Voting in U.S. Presidential Elections.” In preparation.
Lau, Richard R., Hector Bahamonde, and Mona S. Kleinberg. “Memory-Based Processing Reconsidered: Testing the On-line Model in a More Realistic Campaign Setting.”
Lau, Richard R., Kathleen M. Rogers, and Amy Funck. “Correct Voting in 2010-2020 U.S. House of Representatives Elections.”.
Locoman, Ecaterina, and Richard R. Lau. “Mass Media and Foreign Policy Preferences: Public Opinion in Moldova Before and After the Ukrainian Crisis.”
Locoman, Ecaterina, and Richard R. Lau. “Objectivity in the News: How did the Russian State Television Channel 1 Cover the Ukraine Crisis?”