Books

  • Lutz, Georg (2012). Eidgenössische Wahlen 2011. Wahlteilnahme und Wahlentscheid. Lausanne: Selects-  FORS.

  • Lutz, Georg (2012). Élections fédérales 2011. Participation et choix électoral. Lausanne: Selects-FORS.

  • Lutz, Georg (2012). Elezioni federali 2011. Partecipazione e decisione di voto. Losanna: Selects-FORS.

  • Lutz, Georg (2008). Eidgenössische Wahlen 2007. Wahlteilnahme und Wahlentscheid. Lausanne: Selects-  FORS.

  • Lutz, Georg (2008). Élections fédérales 2007. Participation et choix électoral. Lausanne: Selects-FORS.

  • Lutz, Georg (2008). Elezioni federali 2007. Partecipazione e decisione di voto. Losanna: Selects-FORS.

  • Lutz, Georg (2006). Participation, Information and Democracy. The Consequences of Low Levels of Partici-pation and Information for the Functioning of Democracy. Hamburg: Lit-Verlag.

  • Lutz, Georg and Dirk Strohmann (1998). Wahl- und Abstimmungsrecht in den Kantonen, Bern: Paul Haupt Verlag

 

Edited volumes

  • Lutz, Georg, Isabelle Stadelmann-Steffen and Romain Lachat (forthcoming 2014). Swiss Election 2011, special issue of the Swiss Political Science Review (special issue accepted, papers submitted by end of 2013). 

  • Lutz, Georg, Thomas Milic and Marco Steenbergen (eds., 2010). The Swiss national election 2007. Special issue of the Swiss Political Science Review 16(3). 

  • Lutz, Georg/Michael Marsh (eds.) (2007). Low turnout – does it matter? Special issue of Electoral Studies 

  • 26 (3).

 

Articles in refereed journals

  • Selb, Peter and Georg Lutz (2014, forthcoming). Lone Fighters: Intraparty Competition, Interparty Competi-tion, and Candidates’ Vote Seeking Efforts in Open-Ballot PR Election. Electoral Studies. 

  • Lutz, Georg (2012). The 2011 Swiss Federal Elections: Right-wing Defeat and Increased Fractionalisation. West European Politics, 35/3, 682-693.

  • Kissau, Kathrin, Georg Lutz and Jan Rosset (2012). Unequal Representation of Age Groups in Switzerland. Representation, 48/1, 63-81.

  • Lutz, Georg (2010). The electoral success of beauties and beast. Swiss Political Science Review 16(3), 457-480.

  • Lutz, Georg (2010). Introduction: The Swiss National Elections 2007. Swiss Political Science Review 16(3), 335-341.

  • Lutz, Georg (2010). First come, first served: the effect of ballot position on electoral success in open list PR elections. Representation 46(2), 167-181.

  • Lutz, Georg and Oliver Lipps (2010). How Answers on Political Attitudes are Shaped by Interviewers: Evi-dence from a Panel Survey. Swiss Sociological Review 36 (2), 345-358.

  • Lutz, Georg and Michael Marsh (2007). Introduction: The consequence of low turnout for parties and policies. Electoral Studies 26 (3), 539-547.

  • Lutz, Georg (2007). The consequences of low turnout in direct democracy. Electoral Studies 26 (3), 612-623.

  • Lutz, Georg, Markus Müller and Reto Feller (2006). Nachzählung bei knappen Wahl- und Abstim-mungsergebnissen – Überhöhte Erwartungen? Allgemeine juristische Praxis 12/2006.

  • Lutz, Georg (2006). Party potentials and the pattern of electoral competition, Swiss Political Science Review 12/4, 191-215. 

  • Lutz, Georg (2006). The Interaction between representative and direct democracy in Switzerland. Represen-tation. The Journal of Representative Democracy 42/1, 45-57. 

  • Lutz, Georg and Thomas Votruba (2005). Ist der Souverän wirtschaftsfeindlich. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Politikwissenschaft 11/3, 184-193. 

  • Linder, Wolf and Georg Lutz (2002). The Swiss Parliamentary Elections of 1999. Electoral Studies 21, 101-154.

 

Articles in non-refereed journals

  • Diaz-Bone, Rainer and Georg Lutz (2013). Survey-Kompetenz für komplexe Anforderungen in der heutigen Markt- und Sozialforschung: der Masterstudiengang «Public Opinion and Survey Methodology». Jahrbuch Marktforschung 2013.

  • Lutz, Georg (2012). Wahlsysteme: Proportionalität ist nicht alles. Mitteilungsblatt der Schweizerischen Gesellschaft für Parlamentsfragen 3 – 2012.

  • Lutz, Georg (2012). MAFO-Studium - Ein Meilenstein in der Methodenausbildung. Demoscope - News 1 - 2012.

  • Lutz Georg (2012) E-Voting bei den Wahlen 2011. Schweizer Revue 4/2012.

  • Lutz, Georg et al. (2012). Wer ist denn noch am Festnetzanschluss erreichbar? Jahrbuch Marktforschung 2012, 29-31.

  • Lutz, Georg (2011). Geringer Reformbedarf trotz Funktionswandel der Volksinitative. Leges 3, 371-380

  • Lutz, Georg (2011). Electoral design to reduce tensions in post-conflict countries. Ballots or Bullets: Potentials and Limitations of Elections in Conflict Contexts, Swisspeace working papers 1/2011: 21-26.

  • Borrat-Besson, Carmen, Michèle Ernst Stähli, Georg Lutz and Boris Wernli (2012). Wer ist denn noch am Festnetzanschluss erreichbar? In vsms Verband Schweizer Markt- und Sozialforschung Jahrbuch 2012: 24–26.

  • Lutz, Georg (2009). Notes on Rwandas new electoral code. Report on behalf of the Rwandan national electoral commission and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation.

  • Linder, Wolf, André Bächtiger and Georg Lutz (2008). Democratisation, Rule of Law and Development. In: SDC Governance Division (ed.), Challenging Common Assumptions on Corruption and Democratisa-tion. Key recommondations and Guiding Principles. Bern: Deza. 

  • Senti, Martin and Georg Lutz (2008). Wo die Schere sich öffnet. Zur unterschiedlichen Wahlbeteiligung von Frauen und Männern. Frauenfragen Nr. 1, 2008.

  • Lutz, Georg and Adrian Vatter (2000). Abschied von der Konkordanz? Die Zukunft des Schweizer Poli-tiksystems, in: Blätter für deutsche und internationale Politik 1/2000, 64-72. 

  • Lutz, Georg (1998). Effiziente Parlamente oder gute Repräsentation? in: Parlament, Mitteilungsblatt der Schweizerischen Gesellschaft für Parlamentsfragen, Nr. 3. Oktober 1998.

 

Book chapters

  • Lutz, Georg and Peter Selb (2014, forthcoming). Eidgenössische Wahlen. In: Pascal Sciarini et.al. (eds.). Handbuch Schweizer Politik. Zürich: NZZ Verlag.

  • Lutz, Georg (2012). Switzerland: Citizens’ initiatives as a measure to control the political agenda. In Maija Setälä and Theo Schiller (eds) "Citizens' initiatives in Europe", New York: Palgrave, 17-36.

  • Lutz, Georg (2011) Inicjatiywa obwatelska jako meoda control politycznej w Szwajcarii. In: Demokracja bezposrednia. Semper: Warszawa. S. 72-97.

  • Lutz, Georg (2011). Open Ballot. In Josep M. Colomer (ed.), Personal Representation: The neglected dimension of electoral systems. ECPR Press, 153-174.

  • Schwarz, Daniel, Andre Bächtiger and Georg Lutz (2011). Switzerland: Agenda-Setting Power of Government in a Separation-of-Powers Framework. In: Bjørn Erik Rasch/ George Tsebelis (eds), The Role of Government in Legislative Agenda-Setting. Routledge Chapman & Hall.

  • Lutz, Georg (2009). Väter und ihre Kinder: Erklärungsmuster intergenerationeller Stabilität bei der Wahlen-tscheidung. In Fritz Sager (et. al). Festschrift Wolf Linder, 185-206.

  • Lutz, Georg and Peter Selb (2007). The national elections in Switzerland. In: Pascal Sciarini et.al. Handbuch Schweizer Politik. Zürich: NZZ Verlag.

  • Lutz, Georg and Peter Selb (2006). Eidgenössische Wahlen. In: Pascal Sciarini et.al. (eds.). Handbuch Schweizer Politik Zürich: NZZ Verlag.

  • Linder, Wolf and Georg Lutz (2006). Direkte Demokratie. In: Pascal Sciarini et.al. (eds.). Handbuch Schweizer Politik. Zürich: NZZ Verlag. 

  • Lutz, Georg (2004). Switzerland. Electoral Reform from below: The introduction of Proportional Represen-tation in Switzerland 1918. In: Josep M. Colomer (ed.) The handbook of electoral system design. Lon-don/New York: Palgrave, 279-293.

  • Lutz, Georg (2003). Mobilisierung als Schlüsselfaktor für den Wahlerfolg? in: Sciarini, Pascal/ Hardmeier, Sibylle/Vatter, Adrian (Hrsg.), Schweizer Wahlen 1999, Swiss Electoral Studies Bd. 5. Bern/Stuttgart/Wien: Paul Haupt Verlag, 2003. 

  • Lutz, Georg (2001). Alter und Wahlverhalten bei den Nationalratswahlen 1999, erschienen als Spezialbeitrag im Statistischen Jahrbuch der Schweiz 2001, Zürich: NZZ-Verlag.

 

Reports, Working papers

  • Lutz Georg, Thomas De Rocchi and Nicolas Pekari (2013). The Swiss 2011 Rolling Cross-Section Study: design, field work and data quality. FORS Working paper series. 

  • Lutz, Georg (2009). The electoral success of beauties and beast. FORS Working paper series No. 2. 

  • Lutz, Georg (2009). Notes on Rwandas new electoral code. Report on behalf of the Rwandan national electoral commission and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation.

  • Linder, Wolf, André Bächtiger and Georg Lutz (2008). Democratisation, Rule of Law and Development. In: SDC Governance Division (ed.), Challenging Common Assumptions on Corruption and Democratisa-tion. Key recommondations and Guiding Principles. Bern: Deza. 

  • Lutz, Georg and Alvic Padilla (2007). Supporting decentralized governance in the Philippines through NGO-LGU partnership. Program documentation for the Helvetas «Program for Governance and Rural Em-powerment Support Services (PROGRESS)».

  • Lutz, Georg (2007). Comments on the draft electoral code. Report on behalf of the Rwandan national electoral commission.

  • Lutz, Georg, Isabelle Steffen andWolf Linder (2006). Kohärenz Innenpolitik und Entwicklungspolitik. Study on behalf of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation.

  • Lutz, Georg (2006). Direct democracy in Switzerland. Paper for the International Conference on Direct Democracy organised by the Vietnamese Lawyers Association.

  • Lutz, Georg (2005). Reflection on Rwandas electoral System. Report for the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation. 

  • Lutz, Georg and Wolf Linder (2004). Traditional Structures and Local Governance for Development and State-Building. Worldbank working paper.

  • Lutz, Georg (2001). Zufriedenheit mit der direkten Demokratie - Geringe Chancen für Reformen, Vertie-fungsbericht Direkte Demokratie, Forschungsprogramm - Univox 2000, Bern/Zürich. 

  • Book reviews

  • Frey, Tiomtheos (2009). Die Christdemokratie in Westeuropa: Der schmale Grat zum Erfolg Baden-Baden: Nomos; Arzheimer, Kai (2008). Die Wähler der extremen Rechten 1980–2002 Wiesbaden: Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften (2008). Swiss Political Science Review. 

  • Franklin, Mark N. (2006). Voter Turnout and the Dynamics of Electoral Competition in Established Democ-racies since 1945. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. West European Politics.

  • Bochsler, Daniel/Christophe Koller/Pascal Sciarini/Sylvie Traimond/Ivar Trippolini (2005). Die Schweizer Kantone unter der Lupe. Behörden, Personal, Finanzen. Bern: Paul Haupt Verlag. Swiss Political Science Review.

  • Mazzoleni, Oscar (1999). Nationalisme et populisme en suisse. La radicalisation de la «nouvelle» UDC. Lau-sanne: Collection Le savoir suisse. Swiss Political Science Review. 

 

Work in progress

  • De Winter, Lieven, Hermann Schmitt and Georg Lutz (Eds. 2014/2015 forthoming). Political Elites in Elec-toral Democracies. The book will be based on the comparative candidate survey and is supposed to be-come the flagship publication of CCS through providing comparative results from this project as well as setting the research agenda for future research.  

  • Lutz, Georg (2014). Fundamental changes in voting behaviour in Switzerland between 1971 and 2011. What consequences for the Swiss Political System?. Paper for the workshop Disenchanted Swiss democracy, Zurich 23/24 January 2014. 

  • Lutz, Georg and Isabelle Engeli (2014). When women run, do women win? Paper to be presented at the ECPR Joint Session in Salamanca 10-15 April 2014, (with Isabel Engeli, University of Ottawa), paper accepted. A previous version of the paper has been presented at the Dreiländertagung 2011 in Basel.

  • Lutz Georg and Thom de Rocchi (2014). What drives party evaluation? The influence of campaign perfor-mance and published poll results. Paper for the conference of the International Political Science Associ-ation, Montreal 19-23 July 2014 (with Thomi de Rocchi, University of Zurich).

  • Lutz, Georg (2013). The political effects of emotional reactions towards campaign issues. Paper presented at the workshop on the Swiss Elections 2011 (submitted to the special issue on Swiss elections, Swiss Polit-ical Science Review).

  • Lipps, Oliver and Georg Lutz (2013). Gender and Age of Interviewer Effects in a multi-topic CATI Panel Survey (revise and resubmit, Sex roles). 

  • Lutz, Georg (2013). How Majoritarian Elections in Multi-Member Districts Produce Proportional Outcomes (under review Electoral studies).

  • Lutz Georg (2013). Political Participation and Equality: How Participatory Democracy Biases Representation in Western Europe (under review European Journal of Political Research)

  • Lutz Georg (2013). Who chooses parties and who chooses candidates in open ballot PR elections? (rejected once, revision pending).

  • Lutz, Georg, Kathrin Kissau and Jan Rosset (2012). Policy congruence beyond left-right: Evidence from the Swiss 2007 election. Presented at the IPSA Conference, Madrid.

  • Lutz, Georg and Nico Zila (2011). Explaining the introduction of PR in the Swiss Cantons: the role of non-strategic actors and unfair electoral competition (rejected, revision pending).

  • Lutz, Georg and André Bächtiger (2010). Why states decentralise. 

  • Lutz, Georg (2007). Electoral system choice for local elections in developing countries. Paper presented at the APSA 2007 meeting in Chicago and the ECPR General Conference, Pisa.