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1.

Of Coups and the Constitution

University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 294
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 9,458
2.

Search for Identity: Turkey's Identity Crisis

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 7,879
3.

Designing Islamic Constitutions: Past Trends and Options for a Democratic Future

International Journal of Constitutional Law, 2013, University of Washington School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-18
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 May 2013 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington School of Law
Downloads 6,901
4.

Islam in Egypt's New Constitution

Foreign Policy, December 2012, University of Washington School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-19
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 02 May 2013 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington School of Law and George Washington University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 5,099
5.

Is There a Relationship between Guns and Freedom? Comparative Results from 59 Nations

Texas Review of Law and Politics, Vol. 13
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Independence Institute, College of William and Mary - Department of Economics and Independent
Downloads 3,795
6.

How to Lose a Constitutional Democracy

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 65, 2018, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 643
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 20 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago Law School
Downloads 2,767
7.

Just How Capitalist is China?

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4699-08
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 10 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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8.

The Special Court of the Clergy (Dādgāh-Ye Vizheh-Ye Ruhāniyat) and the Repression of Dissident Clergy in Iran

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 24 May 2010 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2011
Working Paper Series
Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study
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9.

China’s Turn Against Law

American Journal of Comparative Law, 2011, Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-03-01
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 23 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University - School of Law
Downloads 2,320
10.

Government Control of the Media

Journal of Public Economics, vol. 118, pp. 163-171, October 2014.
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
Downloads 2,284
11.

How Badly Flawed is Chinese Economic Data? The Opening Bid is $1 Trillion

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
Peking University - HSBC School of Business
Downloads 1,998
12.

Erecting New Constitutional Cultures: The Problems & Promise of Constitutionalism Post-Arab Spring

36 Boston College International & Comparative Law Review 219
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University
Downloads 1,958
13.

Do Natural Resources Fuel Authoritarianism? A Reappraisal of the Resource Curse

American Political Science Review, Vol. 105, No. 1, pp. 1-26, 2011
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 10 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 25 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Hoover Institution and Political Science and University of Washington - Department of Political Science
Downloads 1,882
14.

China After the Reform Era

Journal of Democracy, Vol. 26, 2015
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University - School of Law
Downloads 1,765
15.

Taxation, Political Accountability, and Foreign Aid: Lessons from Somaliland

Journal of Development Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt Center for Study of Democratic Institutions
Downloads 1,717
16.

The Middle East and North Africa’s Resilient Monarchs

Journal of Politics, Volume 74(3), July 2012
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington - Department of Political Science
Downloads 1,647
17.

Beyond the Wall: Mapping Twitter in China

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2015-14
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Quello Center for Telecommunication Management and Law; Michigan State University, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
Downloads 1,478
18.

Radio and the Rise of the Nazis in Prewar Germany

Number of pages: 134 Posted: 31 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
WZB Berlin Social Science Center, Institute of Political Economy and Governance, Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona, University of Michigan Law School and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

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Downloads 1,469
19.

Rainfall, Human Capital, and Democracy

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 28 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Hoover Institution and Political Science and University of Washington - Department of Political Science
Downloads 1,446
20.

When to Overthrow Your Government: The Right to Resist in the World's Constitutions

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 60, No. 5, 2013, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2012-46, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 406
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 07 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School, University of Chicago Law School and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 1,443
21.

Why Do Inefficient Innovation Institutions Exist in Russia and Ukraine? Mechanisms for Correcting Them

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Vinnitsa National Technical University (VNTU) and Vinnitsa National Technical University (VNTU)
Downloads 1,443
22.

Democracy’s Fourth Wave? Information Technologies and the Fuzzy Causes of the Arab Spring

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 28 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Washington - Department of Communication
Downloads 1,420
23.

Crisis, Coercion, and Authoritarian Durability: Explaining Diverging Responses to Anti-Regime Protest in Egypt and Iran

Prepared for presentation at the American Political Science Association Annual Meeting, New Orleans, 31 August 2012
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toronto, University of Toronto and Harvard University
Downloads 1,415
24.

Determinants of Nationalization in the Oil Sector: A Theory and Evidence from Panel Data

Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, 27 (2): 301-323, 2011.
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Sciences Po, University of New South Wales (UNSW) and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
Downloads 1,370
25.

Why Not Taxation and Representation? A Note on the American Revolution

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Indiana University

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26.

Democratization and Electoral Violence in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1990-2007

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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27.

The Democratic Coup d’État

Harvard International Law Journal, Vol. 53, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 05 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Lewis & Clark Law School
Downloads 1,244
28.

Searching for Internet Freedom in China: A Case Study on Google's China Experience

Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 31, No. 2, 2013
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 02 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Faculty of Law, National Taiwan University and Independent
Downloads 1,215
29.

Informal Institutions, Collective Action, and Public Investment in Rural China

Forthcoming, American Political Science Review, MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2014-6
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 25 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, San Diego and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)
Downloads 1,196
30.

Bowling for Fascism: Social Capital and the Rise of the Nazi Party in Weimar Germany, 1919-33

Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 27 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and University of Zurich - UBS International Center of Economics in Society

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Downloads 1,171
31.

Institutions and Inequality in Single-Party Regimes: A Comparative Analysis of Vietnam and China

Comparative Politics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 02 Sep 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University, Political Science, Harvard Business School and University of Connecticut
Downloads 1,166
32.

Typology of Institutions: Introduction to the Series

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
Vinnitsa National Technical University (VNTU) and Vinnitsa National Technical University (VNTU)
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33.

The Role of Authority

Philosophers' Imprint, Forthcoming, U of Michigan Public Law Working Paper No. 201
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 May 2010 Last Revised: 29 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 1,141
34.

The Party as Polity, the Communist Party, and the Chinese Constitutional State: A Theory of State-Party Constitutionalism

Penn State Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-2009
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 10 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 1,134
35.

Individual Responsibility for Crimes Under International Law: The Un Ad Hoc Tribunals and the International Criminal Court

The Summer School on International Criminal Law, 2005
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Stockholm University - Faculty of Law
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36.

Typology of Institutions - Theory: Classification of Institutions via the Methods for Transmission and Modification of Knowledge

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
Vinnitsa National Technical University (VNTU) and Vinnitsa National Technical University (VNTU)
Downloads 1,082
37.

Iraq: From ‘Troubled Law of Occupation’ to Constitutional Order?

Beiträge zum Islamischen Recht, ed. by Irene Schneider and Thoralf Hanstein, Leipziger Beiträge zur Orientforschung, Band 19 (Heidelberg: Peter Lang, 2006) pp. 21-43,
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 02 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,077
38.

Secession and Self-Determination

THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF COMPARATIVE CONSTITITIONAL LAW, pp.1057, Michel Rosenfeld, Andras Sajo, eds., Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 03 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Bologna School of Law
Downloads 1,033
39.

The Rise and Fall of Chinese Legal Education

Fordham International Law Journal, Vol. 36, No. 2, 2013
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 12 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University - School of Law
Downloads 1,012
40.

The Growth of Global Internet Censorship and Circumvention: A Survey

Communications of the International Information Management Association (CIIMA), Volume 11, Issue 2, 2011
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Quinnipiac University
Downloads 996
41.

The Great Debate of the Two Intellectual Giants in Middle Eastern Studies of Postcolonial Era: A Comparative Study on the Schemata of Edward Said and Bernard Lewis

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Oct 2011
Working Paper Series
Co-IRIS (International Relations and Islamic Studies Research Cohort)
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42.

Xinfang: An Alternative to Formal Chinese Legal Institutions

Stanford Journal of International Law, Vol. 42, p. 103, 2006, Washington U. School of Law Working Paper No. 10-02-03
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 07 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University - School of Law
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43.

Rescuing Autocracy from Itself: China's Anti-Corruption Campaign

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 01 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy and University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 916
44.

The Deep State: An Emerging Concept in Comparative Politics

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Puget Sound
Downloads 914
45.

Beyond Remittances: Public Diplomacy and Kosovo's Diaspora

Xharra, B. and Wählisch. M., 2012. Beyond Remittances: Public Diplomacy and Kosovo‘s Diaspora. Pristina: Foreign Policy Club. ,
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 15 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Law
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46.

The Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar: Past, Present, and Future

Oregon Review of International Law (2014 Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Rutgers University
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47.

The Three Pillars of Stability - Towards an Explanation for the Durability of Autocratic Regimes in East Asia

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
Humboldt University of Berlin
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48.

What Will Happen to Hong Kong Kong after 2047?

California Western International Law Journal, Vol. 42, No. 1, 2011, pp 37-60
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Hong Kong, College of Humanities and Law, School of Professional and Continuing Education
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49.

What Scenarios for the Euro-Mediterranean in 2030 in the Wake of the Post-Arab Spring?

MEDPRO Policy Papers, No. 2, October 2011
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 08 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
HEC Montreal and Istituto di Studi per l’Integrazione dei Sistemi (ISIS)
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50.

Reassessing the Quality of Government in China

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 5181-16, MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2016-38
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 09 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Osgoode Hall Law School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Stanford University - Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies
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