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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 11,213
2.

Search for Identity: Turkey's Identity Crisis

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
Independent
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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
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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
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5.

The Role of Women in the Nation and State Building Projects in South Sudan

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 13 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
The Zambakari Advisory, LLC
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6.

China’s Social Credit Systems and Public Opinion: Explaining High Levels of Approval

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2018
Working Paper Series
Freie Universität, Berlin
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7.

How to Lose a Constitutional Democracy

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 65, Forthcoming, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 642
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 20 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago Law School
Downloads 5,227
8.

Principles of the Islamic Political System

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 15 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2013
Working Paper Series
The Quranic Teachings Foundation
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9.

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 InstituteDenver University - Sturm College of Law, College of William and Mary - Department of Economics and Independent ResearchIndependent
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10.

Beaconism and the Trumpian Metamorphosis of Chinese Liberal Intellectuals

Journal of Contemporary China, Vol. 30 (2021), Issue 127, pp. 85-101; published online: 18 May 2020, DOI: 10.1080/10670564.2020.1766911
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 30 Dec 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University, Law School
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11.

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 Chicago and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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12.

Totalitarianism Through Newspeak and Doublethink: An Evaluation Through George Orwell's 1984

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 13 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Independent
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13.

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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14.

How Democracy Dies (in Poland): A Case Study of Anti-Constitutional Populist Backsliding

Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 18/01
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 18 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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15.

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
Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study
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16.

Is Western Democracy Backsliding? Diagnosing the Risks

Forthcoming, The Journal of Democracy, April 2017, HKS Working Paper No. RWP17-012
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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17.

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
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18.

After the Arab Spring: Democratic Aspirations and State Failure

Number of pages: 89 Posted: 20 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Law
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19.

A Theory of Informational Autocracy

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2019
Working Paper Series
Sciences Po and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Political Science
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20.

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, New Economic SchoolInstitute 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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21.

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
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22.

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 Michigan, University of Toronto and Harvard University
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23.

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
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24.

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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25.

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
Fulbright University Vietnam
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26.

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 1,956
27.

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
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28.

Informational Autocrats

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2019
Working Paper Series
Sciences Po and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Political Science
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29.

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
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30.

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
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31.

Personal Ties, Meritocracy, and China's Anti-Corruption Campaign

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 07 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2021
Working Paper Series
University of San Francisco and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
Downloads 1,816
32.

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
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33.

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
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34.

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
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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35.

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
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36.

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)Independent Research Group “Analytics in Economics and Security” and Vinnitsa National Technical University (VNTU)
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37.

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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38.

Democratic Consolidation in Nigeria: Issues and Challenges

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 25 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
Ambrose Alli University
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39.

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
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40.

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
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41.

Illiberalism Within: Rule of Law Backsliding in the EU

Cambridge Yearbook of European Legal Studies volume 19 December 2017 3-47
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 22 May 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Middlesex University - School of Law and Princeton School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University
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42.

From the Fragrant Harbour to Occupy Central: Hong Kong's Democratic Development & 'Rule of Law' Discourse

[2015] 9(3) Journal of Parliamentary & Political Law 519-567 , The Chinese University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2016-02
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 13 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Faculty of Law
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43.

Legality in Contemporary Chinese Politics

Virginia Journal of International Law, Forthcoming, Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 657, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 689
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 09 Oct 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School and University of Chicago Law School
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44.

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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45.

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
Stanford University and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)Peking University - CCER
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46.

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 - Harris School of Public Policy
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47.

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
The Pennsylvania State University (University Park) – Penn State Law
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48.

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
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49.

Why Not Taxation and Representation? British Politics and the American Revolution

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Indiana university

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50.

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
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