Steven Levitsky

Harvard University

1875 Cambridge Street

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Scholarly Papers (6)

1.

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
Jean Lachapelle, Lucan A. Way and Steven Levitsky
University of Michigan, University of Toronto and Harvard University
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protest, coercion, Egypt, Iran, police, authoritarianism, regime, transition

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Beyond Patronage: Ruling Party Cohesion and Authoritarian Stability

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2010
Steven Levitsky and Lucan A. Way
Harvard University and University of Toronto
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parties, authoritarianism, African politics, Kenya, Zambia, Mozambique, Zimbabwe

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Conceptual Hierarchies in Comparative Research: The Case of Democracy

CONCEPTS AND METHOD IN THE SOCIAL SCIENCE: THE TRADITION OF GIOVANNI SARTORI, David Collier, John Gerring, eds., Routledge, 2009
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Jun 2011
David Collier and Steven Levitsky
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Political Science and Harvard University
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Democracy with Adjectives: Conceptual Innovation in Comparative Research

World Politics, Vol. 49, pp. 430-451, April 1997
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2016
David Collier and Steven Levitsky
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Political Science and Harvard University
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Organizational Power and the Fate of Competitive Authoritarianism in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1990-2010

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2010
Steven Levitsky and Lucan A. Way
Harvard University and University of Toronto

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Democratization, Competitive Authoritarianism, African politics

Variation in Institutional Strength

Annual Review of Political Science, Vol. 12, June 2009
Posted: 08 Aug 2009
Steven Levitsky and María Victoria Murillo
Harvard University and Columbia University

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political institutions, institutional development, weak institutions, enforcement, stability, developing countries

Variation in Institutional Strength

Annual Review of Political Science, Vol. 12, pp. 115-133, 2009
Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Steven Levitsky and María Victoria Murillo
Harvard University and Columbia University

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