Victor A. Menaldo

University of Washington - Department of Political Science

Associate Professor

101 Gowen Hall

Box 353530

Seattle, WA 98195

United States

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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
Stephen Haber and Victor A. Menaldo
Stanford University - Hoover Institution and Political Science and University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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Resource Curse, Rentier State, First Law of Petropolitics, Oil, Democracy

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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
Victor A. Menaldo
University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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Middle East & North Africa, Arab Spring, Revolution, Political Economy of Oil, Monarchy

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Rainfall, Human Capital, and Democracy

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 28 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2011
Stephen Haber and Victor A. Menaldo
Stanford University - Hoover Institution and Political Science and University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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Democracy, Geographical Determinants, Middle East and North Africa, Education

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Natural Resources in Latin America: Neither Curse Nor Blessing

Oxford Handbook of Latin American Political Economy, 2012
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2012
Stephen Haber and Victor A. Menaldo
Stanford University - Hoover Institution and Political Science and University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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Gaming Democracy: Elite Dominance During Transition and Prospects for Redistribution

British Journal of Political Science, July (2014).
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2015
Michael Albertus and Victor A. Menaldo
University of Chicago - Department of Political Science and University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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Democratization, political regimes, redistribution

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Coercive Capacity and the Prospects for Democratization

Comparative Politics, Volume 44, No. 2, pp. 151-169, 2012
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2012
Michael Albertus and Victor A. Menaldo
University of Chicago - Department of Political Science and University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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If You’re Against Them You’re with Us: The Effect of Expropriation on Autocratic Survival

Comparative Political Studies, 45, no. 8 (2012)
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 May 2010 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2015
Michael Albertus and Victor A. Menaldo
University of Chicago - Department of Political Science and University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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Credible commitment, information assymetries, autocratic survival, expropriation & redistribution

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The New Economic Institutionalism in Historical Perspective

Routledge Handbook of Comparative Political Institutions, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 May 2014
Margaret Levi and Victor A. Menaldo
Stanford University - Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences and University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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Institutions, Development, Political Economy, New Economic Institutionalism

Dictators as Founding Fathers? The Role of Constitutions Under Autocracy

Economics & Politics, Volume 24(3), November 2012
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2012
Michael Albertus and Victor A. Menaldo
University of Chicago - Department of Political Science and University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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Dictatorship, constitutions, political survival, property rights, economic growth, FDI

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Dealing with Dictators: Negotiated Democratization and the Fate of Outgoing Autocrats

International Studies Quarterly, 58, no. 3 (2014).
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2015
Michael Albertus and Victor A. Menaldo
University of Chicago - Department of Political Science and University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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The Political Economy of Autocratic Constitutions

2013, In 'Constitutions in Authoritarian Regimes', eds., Tom Ginsburg and Alberto Simpser, Cambridge University Press
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2016
Michael Albertus and Victor A. Menaldo
University of Chicago - Department of Political Science and University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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Capital in the Twenty-First Century — In the Rest of the World

Annual Review of Political Science 2016, Volume 19
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2016
Michael Albertus and Victor A. Menaldo
University of Chicago - Department of Political Science and University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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Inequality, redistribution, capitalism, regime types

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The New Political Economy of Natural Resources in Latin America

2015, Latin American Politics and Society, 57, no. 01: 163-173.
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2016
Victor A. Menaldo
University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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Political Economy, Latin America, Natural Resources, The Oil Curse, Development

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Foreign Aid, Economic Globalization, and Pollution

2015, Policy Sciences 48, no. 2: 181-205
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2016
Sijeong Lim, Victor A. Menaldo and Aseem Prakash
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR), University of Washington - Department of Political Science and University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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Developing Countries, Foreign Aid, Economic Globalization, Pollution, Environment, FDI, Export to Donors, Official Development Aid

15.

Democracy, Elite-Bias and Financial Development in Latin America

2015, World Politics, 67, no. 4: 726-759.
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 31 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2016
Victor A. Menaldo and Daniel Yoo
University of Washington - Department of Political Science and University of Washington
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Democracy, Financial Development, Factor Endowments, Latin America

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Democracy, Elite-Bias and Redistribution in LATAM

2016, Political Science Quarterly 131(3)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 May 2011 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2016
Victor A. Menaldo
University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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Democracy, Inequality, Redistribution, Latin America

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Macroeconomic Policy, Redistribution and Democracy

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 27 Dec 2013
Michael Albertus and Victor A. Menaldo
University of Chicago - Department of Political Science and University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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Democracy, Redistribution, Globalization

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The Fiscal Roots of Financial Underdevelopment

2016, The American Journal of Political Science. Vol 60, Issue 2: 456-471.
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2016
Victor A. Menaldo
University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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Financial Repression, Urban Bias, Economic Underdevelopment, State Weakness

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Judicial Supremacy: Explaining False Starts and Surprising Successes

2015, in Magna Carta and its Modern Legacy. James Melton and Robert Hazell, eds. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 May 2014 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2016
Victor A. Menaldo and Nora Webb Williams
University of Washington - Department of Political Science and University of Washington, Department of Political Science
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Judicial Supremacy, Constitutions, Magna Carta, Credible Commitments, Insurance Model

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(Ignoring) the Prosperity Playbook

2016, The International Trade Journal 30(5): 366-377
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 31 May 2016 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2016
Victor A. Menaldo
University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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political economy, development, institutions, state capacity, crony capitalism, resource dependence

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The Fiscal Roots of Urban Bias

2016, Business and Politics 16(4)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 23 Nov 2016
Victor A. Menaldo
University of Washington - Department of Political Science
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Urban Bias, Crony Capitalism, Political Economy of Agriculture

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Capital in the Twenty-First Century — In the Rest of the World

Annual Review of Political Science, Vol. 19, pp. 49-66, 2016
Posted: 13 May 2016
Michael Albertus and Victor A. Menaldo
University of Chicago - Department of Political Science and University of Washington - Department of Political Science

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