Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

Matos, Yalidy and Domingo Morel. (2022). “Dominican Political Incorporation in the United States.” Latino Studies, 20(1), 67- 93. OnlineFirst (Sep 22, 2021).

Walker, Hannah, Katherine McCabe, and Yalidy Matos. (2022). “Proximal Contact with Latino Immigrants and Immigration Attitudes.” Politics, Groups, and Identity, 10(4), 653-673, OnlineFirst (Feb 18, 2021).

Matos, Yalidy, Stacey Greene, and Kira Sanbonmatsu. (2021). “The Politics of “Women of Color”: A Group Identity Worth Investigating.” Politics, Groups, and Identities.

Greene, Stacey, Yalidy Matos, and Kira Sanbonmatsu. (2021). “Women Voters and the Utility of Campaigning as “Women of Color.” Journal of Women, Politics & Policy, OnlineFirst (Dec 1).

Matos, Yalidy and Joshua Miller. (2021). “The Politics of Pronouns: How Trump Framed the Ingroup in the 2016 Presidential Election.” Politics, Groups, and Identities, OnlineFirst (Nov 26, 2021).

Matos, Yalidy, Stacey Greene, and Kira Sanbonmatsu. (2020). “TRENDS: Do Women Seek “Women of Color” For Public Office? Exploring Women’s Support for Electing Women of Color.” Political Research Quarterly, 74(2), 259-273. OnlineFirst (Nov 2020).

Matos, Yalidy. (2020). “The “American DREAM”: Understanding White American Support for the DREAM Act and Punitive Immigration Policies.” Perspectives on Politics, 19(2), 422-441. OnlineFirst (Oct 2020).

McCabe, Katherine, Yalidy Matos, and Hannah Walker. (2021). “Priming Legality: Perceptions of Latino and Undocumented Latino Immigrants.” American Politics Research, 49(1), 106-113. OnlineFirst (Sep 2020).

Matos, Yalidy. (2019). “A Legacy of Exclusion: the Geopolitics of Immigration and Latinas/os in the South,” in New Directions in the Latina/o South: A Roundtable, LABOR: Studies in Working-Class History, 16(3). doi: [Selected as open-access featured essay of issue.]

Lopez, Ruth M. and Yalidy Matos. (2018). “Latinx Education Under Attack: The Implications of Immigration Policy for Education.” AMAE Journal, 12(3), 148-168. doi:

Matos, Yalidy. (2017). “Geographies of Exclusion: The Importance of Racial Legacies in Examining State-Level Immigration Laws.” American Behavioral Scientist, 61(8), 808-831. doi:10.1177/0002764217720480.

Book Chapters

Matos, Yalidy and Katherine McCabe. (in press). “America’s Lack of Political Beliefs and the Consequences for Democracy.” In J. Musolino, J. Sommer, and P. Hemmer (Eds.), The Cognitive Science of Belief. Cambridge, MA: Cambridge University Press.

Matos, Yalidy. (2018) “Immigration Within the Contemporary Political Discourse.” In The Routledge Handbook of Immigration and Crime. Holly Ventura Miller and Anthony Peguero (editors). New York: Routledge. doi:10.4324/9781317211563-17.

Book Reviews

Matos, Yalidy. Book Review. T.K. Hernández (2022). Racial Innocence: Unmasking Latino Anti-Black Bias and the Struggle for Equality. New York: Beacon Press. The American Prospect. Forthcoming.

Matos, Yalidy (2019). Book Review: T. Jiménez (2017). The Other Side of Assimilation: How Immigrants Are Changing American Life. Oakland: University of California Press. International Migration Review.

Matos, Yalidy (2018). Review of A. Armenta (2017). Protect, Serve, and Deport: The Rise of Policing as Immigration Enforcement. Oakland, California: University of California Press, in International Criminal Justice Review. doi:10.1177/1057567718821412.