Nikolay Marinov

University of Houston - Department of Political Science

Associate Professor

TX 77204-3011

United States

http://www.nikolaymarinov.com

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Scholarly Papers (29)

Foreign Aid, Human Rights and Democracy Promotion: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

American Journal of Political Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2016
Allison Sovey Carnegie and Nikolay Marinov
Yale University and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
Downloads 720 (63,537)
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democracy, European Council, foreign aid, human rights, natural experiment

The Effects of Aid on Rights and Governance: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 06 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2017
Yale University, Yale University - Department of Political Science and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
Downloads 166 (316,757)
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democracy, European Council, foreign aid, governance, instrumental variables, natural experiment, human rights

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Sanctions and Democratization

Forthcoming International Interactions, The Australian Political Studies Association Annual Conference, University of Sydney Paper​
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 May 2014 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2015
Nikolay Marinov and Schmuel Nili
University of Houston - Department of Political Science and University of Mannheim
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Coups and Democracy

British Journal of Political Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 27 May 2013
Nikolay Marinov and Hein E. Goemans
University of Houston - Department of Political Science and University of Rochester
Downloads 329 (164,084)
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Coup, Elections, Democracy, Democratization, Aid

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The Importance of a Liberal Power's Attention to Democratic Elections Around the World

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 07 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2022
Deutsche Bundesbank, University of Oxford, University of Houston - Department of Political Science and Data and Web Science Group
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Sanctions, Democratization, U.S. foreign policy, Congress, Presidency, Political Business Cycles

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Information and Self-Enforcing Democracy: The Role of International Election Observation

International Organization, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2015
Susan D. Hyde and Nikolay Marinov
University of California, Berkeley and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
Downloads 229 (236,988)
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elections, international dimensions of democratization, self-enforcing democracy, post-election protest, democracy promotion

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Does Social Media Promote Civic Activism? A Field Experiment with a Civic Campaign

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Dec 2015
London School of Economics & Political Science, World Wildlife Fund for Nature, University of Houston - Department of Political Science and ETH Zürich
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social media, civic activism

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SASCAT: Natural Language Processing Approach to the Study of Economic Sanctions

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2022
University of Oxford, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Data and Web Science Group and American University
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sanctions, nlp

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Illiberal Communication and Election Intervention During the Refugee Crisis in Germany

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 21 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2021
University of Oxford, University of Mannheim, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Data and Web Science Group and University of Mannheim - Department of Political Science
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election intervention, propaganda, soft power, far-right, natural language processing

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Which Elections Can Be Lost?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2013
Susan D. Hyde and Nikolay Marinov
University of California, Berkeley and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
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elections, competition, electoral authoritarianism, hybrid regimes

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Political Elites and the ‘War on Truth’

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 10 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2021
Thomas Braeuninger and Nikolay Marinov
University of Mannheim and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
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conspiracy theory, war on truth

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Foreign Anti-Mainstream Propaganda and Democratic Publics

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 24 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2021
Matthias Mader, Nikolay Marinov and Harald Schoen
University of Konstanz, University of Houston - Department of Political Science and University of Mannheim - Department of Political Science
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hybrid regimes, propaganda, public opinion

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Targeted Sanctions Against Authoritarian Elites

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 May 2022 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2023
Tsz-Ning Wong, Julia Grauvogel and Nikolay Marinov
University of Barcelona, German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
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Authoritarian Elites, Targeted Sanctions

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Process or Candidate: The International Community and the Demand for Electoral Integrity

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 05 May 2016 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2017
Johannes Bubeck and Nikolay Marinov
Deutsche Bundesbank and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
Downloads 114 (425,788)
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democratization, international relations, elections

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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 111 (434,111)
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International Actors as Critics of Domestic Freedoms: The Role of Expertise and Benefits

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2021
Nikolay Marinov
University of Houston - Department of Political Science
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democracy, democratic transitions, beliefs, public opinion, international institutions, survey, experiment

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Congress, the President, and U.S. Human Rights Sanctions Human Rights Standards

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 25 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2022
Daniela Donno, Ashrakat Elshehawy and Nikolay Marinov
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Political Science, University of Oxford and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
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human rights, American foreign policy, ICCPR, treaties, sanctions

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Why Do States Intervene in the Elections of Others? The Role of Incumbent-Opposition Divisions

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 13 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2020
Johannes Bubeck, Kai Jäger, Nikolay Marinov and Federico Nanni
Deutsche Bundesbank, King’s College London - Department of Political Economy, University of Houston - Department of Political Science and Data and Web Science Group
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election interventions

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When Elections Turn Proxy Wars: Evidence of Partisan Polarization from a Survey Experiment in Lebanon

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2010
Nikolay Marinov and Daniel Corstange
University of Houston - Department of Political Science and Columbia University
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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
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демокрация, конспирации, Източна Европа

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Do Public Fund Windfalls Increase Corruption? Evidence from a Natural Disaster

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 21 Mar 2016
Elena Nikolova, Elena Nikolova and Nikolay Marinov
University College London - School of Slavonic and East European StudiesCentral European Labour Studies Institute (CELSI) and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
Downloads 79 (542,113)
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corruption, natural disasters, governance

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A Downsian Model of Candidate Platform Divergence in Election Interventions

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 11 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2021
Nikolay Marinov and Tsz-Ning Wong
University of Houston - Department of Political Science and University of Barcelona
Downloads 55 (654,309)
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Does Electoral Proximity Affect Security Policy?

Journal of Politics 77:762-773, 2015
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 23 May 2016
Nikolay Marinov, William Nomikos and Josh Robbins
University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Washington University in Saint Louis, College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Political Science, Students and Yale University
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elections, security, troops, peace-keeping

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Voter Attitudes When Democracy Promotion Turns Partisan: Evidence from a Survey-Experiment in Lebanon

Democratization 1989 20:1297-1321
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Nikolay Marinov
University of Houston - Department of Political Science
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democratization, emocracy promotion, survey experiment, public opinion, partisanship, sophistication, education

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Binding Hands or Granting Discretion: Congress, the President, and the Design of Economic Sanctions

Posted: 02 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2021
University of Oxford, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Data and Web Science Group and American University

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economic sanctions, deterrence, delegation

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Process or Party? Explaining Foreign Interventions in Democratizing Countries with New Data

The Australian Political Studies Association Annual Conference, University of Sydney Paper​
Posted: 22 May 2014
Nikolay Marinov
University of Houston - Department of Political Science

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International Actors As Critics of Domestic Freedoms

Posted: 27 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2021
Nikolay Marinov
University of Houston - Department of Political Science

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Democracy, Democratization, beliefs, public opinion, international institutions, media freedoms, European Union, Turkey, survey, experiment

Uncovering the Persuasive Effects of Democratic Criticism

APSA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper, American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting
Posted: 15 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2021
Nikolay Marinov
University of Houston - Department of Political Science

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democracy, democratization, beliefs, public opinion, international institutions, media freedoms, Turkey, survey, experiment

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When Does Foreign Support Help Politicians Get Elected?

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Posted: 01 Aug 2011
Nikolay Marinov
University of Houston - Department of Political Science

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Who is Alienated When Foreigners Subvert Democracy: Evidence from Lebanon

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Posted: 19 Jul 2010
Nikolay Marinov and Daniel Corstange
University of Houston - Department of Political Science and Columbia University

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The Coup D'Etat as a Force for Democratization: The International Community and the Seizure of Executive Power

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Posted: 13 Aug 2009
Nikolay Marinov
University of Houston - Department of Political Science

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