Maria Popova

McGill University

Associate Professor and Jean Monnet Chair

Canada

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

11

DOWNLOADS

414

SSRN CITATIONS

3

CROSSREF CITATIONS

2

Ideas:
“  Rule of law backsliding in Eastern Europe Prosecution of political corruption in the Balkans and East Central Europe Post-Maidan political development in Ukraine, especially judicial and anti-corruption reforms  ”

Scholarly Papers (11)

1.

Political Competition, Judicial Independence, and Electoral Regime Age

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Jun 2013
Andrew Faisman and Maria Popova
McGill University and McGill University
Downloads 109 (315,401)

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judicial independence, political competition, electoral democracies, hybrid regimes

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Authoritarian Learning and the Politicization of Justice: The Tymoshenko Case in Context

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2013
Maria Popova
McGill University
Downloads 84 (372,717)

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law and politics, judicial independence, Ukraine, post-Soviet

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Will the Real Conspiracy Please Stand Up: Sources of Post-communist Democratic Failure

Perspectives on Politics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 May 2021
Nikolay Marinov and Maria Popova
University of Houston - Department of Political Science and McGill University
Downloads 60 (447,271)
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Be Careful What You Wish For: A Cautionary Tale of Post-Communist Judicial Empowerment

Demokratizatsiya, Vol.18 , No. 1, pp. 56-73. Winter 2010
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 Jun 2013
Maria Popova
McGill University
Downloads 59 (450,969)
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Bulgaria, judicial empowerment, judicial-executive conflict, judicial reform, EU enlargement

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Attack and Counter-Attack: Mainstream Party-Radical Challenger Interaction in Bulgaria

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Jun 2013
Maria Popova
McGill University
Downloads 59 (450,969)

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radical right parties, post-Communist politics, party systems

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Коя е истинската конспирация? (May the Real Conspiracy Please Stand Up?)

Perspectives on Politics 2021
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 May 2021
Nikolay Marinov and Maria Popova
University of Houston - Department of Political Science and McGill University
Downloads 42 (521,222)

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демокрация, конспирации, Източна Европа

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Can A Leopard Change Its Spots? Strategic Behavior vs. Professional Role Conception During Ukraine’s 2014 Court Chair Elections

Popova, Maria. "Can A Leopard Change Its Spots? Strategic Behavior vs. Professional Role Conception During Ukraine's 2014 Court Chair Elections." Law & Policy, Vol 42, Iss.4, pp. 365-381
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2021
Maria Popova
McGill University
Downloads 1 (802,064)

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Judicial Behavior, Judicial Independence, Professional Norm Conceptions, Judges, Ukraine

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Journalists, Judges, and State Officials: How Russian Courts Adjudicate Defamation Lawsuits Against the Media

Kurkchiyan, M., & Kubal, A. (Eds.). (2018). A Sociology of Justice in Russia. Cambridge University Press.
Posted: 04 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2021
Maria Popova
McGill University

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The Post-Communist Judiciary: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

Engelbrekt, Kjell, and Petia Kostadinova. "Bulgarian Democratic Institutions at Thirty: A Balance Sheet." (2020). Lexington Books
Posted: 03 Mar 2021
Maria Popova
McGill University

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judicial independence; Bulgaria; judicial insulation; courts; public prosecution; post-communist reforms

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The 2013 Parliamentary Elections in Bulgaria

Kostadinova, Petia and Maria Popova. 2014. “The 2013 Bulgarian Parliamentary Elections”, Electoral Studies. Volume 34: 365–368
Posted: 06 Feb 2020
Petia Kostadinova and Maria Popova
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Political Science and McGill University

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Bulgaria, elections, parties, 2013

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The 2014 Parliamentary Elections in Bulgaria

Kostadinova, Petia and Maria Popova. 2015. “The 2014 Bulgarian Parliamentary Elections”, Electoral Studies Volume 38: 114-118.
Posted: 06 Feb 2020
Petia Kostadinova and Maria Popova
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Political Science and McGill University

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Bulgaria, elections, parties, 2014