Articles by James Rydberg

Over the last few years, YouGov asked Americans to evaluate the relationship between the United States and a set of 56 other countries. Across 43,273 interviews, respondents were asked their view of the relationship between the United States and a sample of around 6-8 countries. Over these interviews, 324,222 different ...
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In a YouGov poll of 968 Americans (results) completed in the hour after the third and final 2012 Presidential debates, Obama comes out as the clear victor with 49% of Americans viewing him as the winner. Democrats again give Obama the win almost universally (96%) with Independents and Republicans leaning ...
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In a YouGov poll of 716 Americans (results) completed in the hour after the 2012 Presidential debates, Obama comes out as the clear victor with 50% of Americans viewing him as the winner. Democrats give Obama the win almost universally (97%) with Independents evenly divided and Republicans leaning toward Romney ...
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In a YouGov poll of 776 Americans (results) completed in the hour after the 2012 Vice Presidential debates, Vice President Joe Biden comes out as the clear winner, but it was not a pretty win. Although 47% gave the win to Biden, giving him a 10% ege over Ryan (Tie: ...
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The theater of campaign politics had a full stage this election. A slew of novice candidates brought advocates of armed rebellion against the Federal Government, anti-miscegenationists, a Nazi-uniform-wearing WWII reenactor, and even a witch. Well, she’s not really a witch…. She’s you. Beyond the theatrics, it is unclear what voters ...
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James Rydberg received his Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Iowa in 2010 in American Politics and Methodology. He is currrently a Product Manager at YouGov.