Year: 2022

  • Reiter, F., & Matthes, J. (2022, August). Partisanship matters: A panel study on the democratic outcomes of perceived dirty campaigning. Presentation to the Political Communication Division at the AEJMC Annual Convention, August 3-6, Detroit, USA.
  • Matthes, J., Nanz, A., Kaskeleviciute, R., Reiter, F., Freiling, I., Neureiter, A., Stubenvoll, M., Sherrah, S. E., Juricek, S., Munzir, A. A., & Noronha, I. (2022, May). The way we use social media matters: A panel study on passive vs. active social media use, news avoidance, and affective polarization. Presentation to the Mass Communication Division at the (hybrid) 72nd annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA), May 26-30, Paris, France.
  • Reiter, F., & Matthes, J. (2022, May). How dirty campaigning affects democratic outcomes: Examining dimensions, processes, and contingent conditions. Presentation to the Political Communication Division at the (hybrid) 72nd annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA), May 26-30, Paris, France.


Year: 2021

  • Reiter, F., & Matthes, J. (2021, May). Perceived dirty campaigning in politics: Conceptualization, measurement, and democratic outcomes. Presentation to the Political Communication Division at the (virtual) 71st annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA), May 27-31.
  • Reiter, F., & Matthes, J. (2021, May). "The good, the bad, and the ugly". A panel study on the reciprocal effects of negative, dirty, and positive campaigning on political distrust. Presentation to the Mass Communication Division at the (virtual) 71st annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA), May 27-31.


Year: 2020

  • Reiter, F., Heiss, R., & Matthes, J. (2020, August). What explains diverse opinion exposure on social network sites? Investigating the role of ideological extremity, political involvement, and network characteristics. Presentation to the Political Communication Section at the (virtual) ECPR General Conference, August 24-28.
  • Reiter, F., & Matthes, J. (2020, May). Correctives of mainstream media? A panel study on mainstream media use, alternative media use, and the erosion of political interest. Paper accepted for presentation at the ICA 2020 pre-conference From the rise of alternative media to the (dis)engagement of MSM: Making sense of the new political news environment and its audiences, May 21.
  • Reiter, F. (2020, May). Positive, negative, and dirty campaigning in the news: A longitudinal content analysis. Paper accepted for presentation at the ICA 2020 pre-conference Journalism Studies Graduate Student Colloquium, May 21.


Year: 2019

  • Reiter, Franz (2019). Positive, negative, and dirty campaigning in electoral communication: Perceptions, content, and effects. Presentation at the 2nd Graduate Conference of the Austrian Political Science Association (ÖGPW), November 28-29, Vienna, Austria.