Staffan I. I. Lindberg

Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute

Principal Investigator

Sprängkullsgatan 19

Gothenburg, Gothenburg 405 30

Sweden

http://www.pol.gu.se/varianter-pa-demokrati--v-dem-/

Göteborg University - Department of Political Science

Professor

Box 711

Gothenburg, S-405 30

Sweden

http://www.pol.gu.se

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1.

Measuring Electoral Democracy with V-Dem Data: Introducing a New Polyarchy Index

V-Dem Working Paper 2016:25
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 02 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Jan Teorell, Michael Coppedge, Svend-Erik Skaaning and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Lund University - Department of Political Science, University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, Aarhus University and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Democratization by Elections: A Mixed Record

Journal of Democracy, Vol. 20, No. 3, July 2009
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 30 Jun 2010
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Electoral Democracy and Human Development

V-Dem Working Paper 2015:9 Edited
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 27 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, Aarhus University, Lund University - Department of Political Science, University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute and San José State University
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Women's Political Empowerment: A New Global Index, 1900-2012

V-Dem Working Paper 2015:19
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Aksel Sundström, Pamela Paxton, Yi-ting Wang and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg, University of Texas at Austin, National Cheng Kung University and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Co-optation Despite Democratization in Ghana

LEGISLATIVE POWER IN EMERGING AFRICAN DEMOCRACIES, Joel D. Barkan, ed., Lynne Reinner Publishers, 2009
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 23 Jan 2011
Staffan I. I. Lindberg and Yongmei Zhou
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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legislatures, member of parliament, Ghana, elections, democracy, democratization

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Institutional Subsystems and the Survival of Democracy: Do Political and Civil Society Matter?

V-Dem Working Paper 2015:4
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
University of Florida, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science, Florida State University - Department of Political Science and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Legislative Powers and Executive Corruption

V-Dem Working Paper 2015:7
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
M. Steven Fish, Katherine Michel and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
University of California, Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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legislature, power, executive, corruption, democracy

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The Structure of the Executive in Authoritarian and Democratic Regimes: Regime Dimensions Across the Globe, 1900-2014

V-Dem Working Paper 2015:5
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Jan Teorell and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Lund University - Department of Political Science and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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The Surprising Significance of African Elections

Journal of Democracy, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 139-151, January 2006
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 18 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2014
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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elections, Africa, democratization, participation, competition

10.

Aggregating Varieties of Democracy Data

APSA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper, American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Aug 2013
Michael Coppedge, John Gerring, Staffan I. I. Lindberg and Jan Teorell
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute and Lund University - Department of Political Science
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democracy, measurement, conceptualization, aggregation, V-Dem, varieties of democracy

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V-Dem Comparisons and Contrasts with Other Measurement Projects

V-Dem Working Paper 2017:45
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Apr 2017
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University and Lund University - Department of Political Science
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The Varieties of Democracy Core Civil Society Index

V-Dem Working Paper 2015:13
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
University of Florida, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of Florida, University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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No Democratic Transition Without Women's Rights: A Global Sequence Analysis 1900-2012

V-Dem Working Paper 2015:12
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
National Cheng Kung University, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg, Linkoping University - Institute for Analytical Sociology (IAS) and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Regimes in the World (RIW): A Robust Regime Type Measure Based on V-Dem

V-Dem Working Paper 2017:47
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 May 2017
Anna Lührmann, Staffan I. I. Lindberg and Marcus Tannenberg
Göteborg University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute and Göteborg University - Department of Political Science
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When and Where Do Elections Matter? A Global Test of the Democratization by Elections Hypothesis, 1900-2012

V-Dem Working Paper 2015:8
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
University of Florida, Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, University of Florida and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 123 (216,259)

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Varieties of Democracy Project Description

APSA 2012 Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 21 Aug 2012
Michael Coppedge, John Gerring and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 112 (231,678)
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democracy, measurement, concepts, data

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Persistent Authoritarianism and the Future of Democracy in Africa

DEMOCRATIZATION: DOUBT, DICTATORSHIP, DIFFUSION AND DEVELOPMENT, Nathan Brown, ed., Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 Jan 2011
Staffan I. I. Lindberg and Sara Meerow
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Natural Resources & Environment
Downloads 111 (233,179)
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Africa, natural resources, resource curse, elections, democratization

18.

Economic Development and Democracy: An Electoral Connection

V-Dem Working Paper 2015:16
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 27 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2016
University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Texas at Austin, Aarhus University, Lund University - Department of Political Science, San José State University, University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Party Strength and Economic Growth

V-Dem Working Paper 2015:10
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 08 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Harvard University, Department of Government, University of Texas at Austin, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Florida, Aarhus University, University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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20.

V-Dem Codebook V7

V-Dem Reference Material (2017)
Number of pages: 437 Posted: 16 May 2017
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Lund University - Department of Political Science, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of Florida, University of California, Berkeley, Harvard University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of Texas at Austin, North Dakota State University, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, Government of the United States of America - Naval Postgraduate School and Emory University - Department of Political Science
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21.

The Index of Egalitarian Democracy and its Components: V-Dem's Conceptualization and Measurement

V-Dem Working Paper 2015:22
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Rachel Sigman and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Government of the United States of America - Naval Postgraduate School and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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22.

V-Dem Annual Report 2017​. Democracy at Dusk?

V-Dem Working Paper
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 03 Nov 2017
Göteborg University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Independent, University of Gothenburg and Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute
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23.

Democracy and Corruption: A Global Time-Series Analysis with V-Dem Data

V-Dem Working Paper 2017:43
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 Mar 2017
Kelly M. McMann, Brigitte Seim, Jan Teorell and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, Lund University - Department of Political Science and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Are Swing Voters Instruments of Democracy or Farmers of Clientelism? Evidence from Ghana

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2010
Staffan I. I. Lindberg and Keith Richard Weghorst
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute and Vanderbilt University
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elections, democracy, voters, count modelling

25.

On Revolutions

V-Dem Working Paper 2018:63
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Mar 2018
Imperial College London, University of Oxford - Department of Zoology, Queen Mary University of London, University of Groningen, University of Manchester, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute and Stockholm University
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26.

V-Dem Methodology V6

Methodology V6, March 2016
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Apr 2017
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Lund University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, North Dakota State University, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute and National Cheng Kung University
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Strategies of Validation: Assessing the Varieties of Democracy Corruption Data

V-Dem Working Paper 2016:23
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, North Dakota State University, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, Lund University - Department of Political Science and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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V-Dem Dataset v7

V-Dem Reference Material, 2017
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 15 May 2017
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Lund University - Department of Political Science, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, University of Florida, University of California, Berkeley, Harvard University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - Department of Political Science, V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of Texas at Austin, North Dakota State University, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, Government of the United States of America - Naval Postgraduate School, Emory University - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg and Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute
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Suicide by Competition? Authoritarian Institutional Adaptation and Regime Fragility

V-Dem Working Paper 2016:37
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Oct 2016
Michael Bernhard, Amanda Edgell and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
University of Florida, University of Florida, Department of Political Science and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Measuring High Level Democratic Principles Using the V-Dem Data

V-Dem Working Paper 2015:6
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Michael Coppedge, Staffan I. I. Lindberg, Svend-Erik Skaaning and Jan Teorell
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University and Lund University - Department of Political Science
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31.

Choosing from the Menu of Manipulation Explaining Incumbents’ Choices of Electoral Manipulation Tactics

V-Dem Working Paper 2016:30
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Jun 2016
Carolien Van Ham and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
University of New South Wales (UNSW) and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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32.

Can Courts Be Bulwarks of Democracy?

V-Dem Working Paper 2018:71
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 13 Jul 2018
Emory University - Department of Political Science, Florida State University - Department of Political Science, Florida State University and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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The Accountability Sequence: From De-jure to De-facto Constraints on Governments

V-Dem Working Paper 2017:58
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Nov 2017
Valeriya Mechkova, Anna Lührmann and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - Department of Political Science and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Accountability, Sequencing, Democratization, Government Oversight, De-facto Power

34.

V-Dem Methodology V7

V-Dem Reference Material (2017)
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 16 May 2017
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Lund University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - Department of Political Science, V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, North Dakota State University, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, National Cheng Kung University and Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute
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Can Efficient Institutions Induce Cooperation Among Low Trust Agents?

QOG THE QUALITY OF GOVERNMENT INSTITUTE WORKING PAPER SERIES 2013:7
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Jan 2014
Stockholm University - Center for the Study of Cultural Evolution, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Stockholm University - Center for the Study of Cultural Evolution, Stockholm University - Center for the Study of Cultural Evolution and University of Gothenburg
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36.

Vote Buying is a Good Sign: Alternate Tactics of Fraud in Africa 1986-2012

V-Dem Working Paper 2015:3
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Carolien Van Ham and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
University of New South Wales (UNSW) and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Narrowing the Legitimacy Gap: Turnovers as a Cause of Democratic Consolidation

Journal of Politics, Vol. 71, No. 4, pp. 1448-1466, 2009
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 23 Jan 2011
Staffan I. I. Lindberg and Devra Coren Moehler
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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turnover, democracy, democratic consolidation, democratization, elections, public opinion

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V-Dem Codebook V6

V-Dem Codebook V6, March 2016
Number of pages: 446 Posted: 11 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 20 May 2017
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Lund University - Department of Political Science, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of Florida, University of California, Berkeley, Harvard University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of Texas at Austin, North Dakota State University, Government of the United States of America - Naval Postgraduate School, Emory University - Department of Political Science and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill
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Mapping Accountability: Core Concept and Subtypes

International Review of Administrative Sciences 79(2): 202-226.
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Jan 2014
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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accountability, administration, concept formation, politics, principal-agent, types of accountability

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Neopatrimonialism and Democracy: An Empirical Investigation of Africa's Political Regimes

V-Dem Working Paper 2017:56
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Nov 2017
Rachel Sigman and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Government of the United States of America - Naval Postgraduate School and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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The Demand Side of Politics in Africa

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Aug 2011
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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V-Dem Codebook V8

V-Dem Reference, V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 385 Posted: 03 May 2018
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Lund University - Department of Political Science, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, University of Florida, Department of Political Science, Lund University, University of California, Berkeley, University of Oslo, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Political Science, Students, Harvard University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - Department of Political Science, V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of Texas at Austin, North Dakota State University, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, Government of the United States of America - Naval Postgraduate School, Emory University - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of Oslo, National Cheng Kung University, University of Oslo and Harvard University - Department of Government
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What Accountability Pressures Do MPs in Africa Face and How Do They Respond? Evidence from Ghana

Journal of Modern African Studies, Vol. 48, No. 1, pp. 117-142, 2010
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2014
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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44.

Gender Diversity on High Courts

V-Dem Working Paper 2017:54
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Oct 2017
Emory University - Department of Political Science, Emory University, Harvard University, Emory University - Department of Political Science, Emory University and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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45.

Ordinal Versions of V-Dem's Indices: For Classification, Description, Sequencing Analysis and Other Purposes

V-Dem Working Paper 2015:20
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Measuring Political Participation in Southern Europe: The Varieties of Democracy Approach

V-Dem Working Paper 2015:15
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Nova University of Lisbon, Nova University of Lisbon, University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science
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Beyond First Elections: The Importance of Consistency in the Timing of Recurrent Elections

V-Dem Working Paper 2016:32
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Jun 2016
Matthew Charles Wilson and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
West Virginia University - Department of Political Science and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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It's Our Time to 'Chop': Do Elections in Africa Feed Neopatrimonialism Rather than Counter-Act it?

Democratization, Vol. 10, No. 2, pp. 121-140, Summer 2003
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 18 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2014
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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democratization, elections, Africa, neopatrimonialism, corruption, clientelism

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Women's Empowerment and Democratization: The Effects of Electoral Systems, Participation and Experience in Africa

Studies in Comparative International Development, Vol. 39, No. 1, pp. 28-53, Spring 2004
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2014
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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women, democratization, electoral systems, Africa, empowerment, legislative representation

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Sequential Requisites Analysis: A New Method for Analyzing Sequential Relationships in Ordinal Data

V-Dem Working Paper 2016:33
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 22 Jun 2016
Patrik Lindenfors, Joshua Krusell and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Stockholm University, Göteborg University - Department of Political Science and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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51.

Confusing Categories, Shifting Targets

Journal of Democracy, October 2013, Vol. 24, No. 4
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 10 Jan 2014
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Investigating Sequences in Ordinal Data: A New Approach with Adapted Evolutionary Models

V-Dem Working Paper 2015:18
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Patrik Lindenfors, Fredrik Jansson, Yi-ting Wang and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Stockholm University, Linkoping University - Institute for Analytical Sociology (IAS), National Cheng Kung University and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Civil Society, Party Institutionalization, and Democratic Breakdown in the Interwar Period

V-Dem Working Paper 2016:24
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 04 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Agnes Cornell, Jørgen Møller, Svend-Erik Skaaning and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Department of Political Science, Lund University, Aarhus University, Aarhus University and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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54.

Have the Cake and Eat It: The Rational Voter in Africa

Party Politics 19(6) 945–961, 2012
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 10 Jan 2014
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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democracy, democratization, voting behavior, Africa, survey, Ghana, clientelism

55.

Experts, Coders, and Crowds: An Analysis of Substitutability

V-Dem Working Paper 2017:53
Number of pages: 122 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, North Dakota State University, University of Gothenburg, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of Florida, University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Vote Buying is a Good Sign!

Working Paper Series No. 3, V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, ASA 2014 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2015
Carolien Van Ham and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Successful and Failed Episodes of Democratization: Conceptualization, Identification, and Description

V-Dem Working Paper 2018:79
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Oct 2018
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Stockholm University, Göteborg University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - School of Business, Economics and Law, Emory University and West Virginia University - Department of Political Science
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58.

V-Dem Organization and Management V6

Organization and Management V6, March 2016
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Apr 2017
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Lund University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute and University of Gothenburg
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V-Dem Dataset V6.2

V-Dem Dataset V6.2 (2016)
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 12 Apr 2017
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Lund University - Department of Political Science, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, University of Florida, University of California, Berkeley, Harvard University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of Texas at Austin, North Dakota State University, Emory University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, National Cheng Kung University and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill
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Legislators and Variation in Quality of Government

Chapter 11 in Holmberg, Sören & Bo Rothstein (eds) 2012. Understanding Quality of Government. Edward Elgar Publisher, pp. 210-229.
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Jan 2014
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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V-Dem Country Coding Units V6

V-Dem Country Coding Units V6, March 2016
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Apr 2017
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Lund University - Department of Political Science and University of Gothenburg
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V-Dem Dataset V8

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 03 May 2018
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Lund University - Department of Political Science, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, University of Florida, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Political Science, Lund University, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Oslo, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Political Science, Students, Harvard University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - Department of Political Science, V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - School of Business, Economics and Law, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of Texas at Austin, North Dakota State University, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, Government of the United States of America - Naval Postgraduate School, Emory University - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, National Cheng Kung University, University of Oslo, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute and Harvard University - Department of Government
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What Drives the Swing Voter in Africa?

American Journal of Political Science 57(3): 717-734
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2014
Keith Richard Weghorst and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Vanderbilt University and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Elections, Voting Behavior, Swing Voting, Clientelism, Ghana

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Exploring Voter Alignments in Africa: Core and Swing Voters in Ghana

Journal of Modern African Studies, Vol. 43, No. 4, pp. 1-22, 2005
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2014
Staffan I. I. Lindberg and Minion K.C. Morrison
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute and University of Missouri at Saint Louis
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elections, Africa, voting behavior, clientelism, survey, democratization

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Keeping the Democratic Façade: Contemporary Autocratization as a Game of Deception

V-Dem Working Paper 2018:75
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 22 Aug 2018
Anna Lührmann and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Department of Political Science and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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V-Dem Methodology V8

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 May 2018
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Lund University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - Department of Political Science, V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, Göteborg University - School of Business, Economics and Law, North Dakota State University, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, National Cheng Kung University and Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute
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V-Dem Organization and Management V7 (2017)

V-Dem Reference Material
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 16 May 2017
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Lund University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg and Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute
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Evidence on the Demand side of Politics in a New Democracy

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2014
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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V-Dem Country Coding Units V7

V-Dem Reference Material, Version 7, May 2017
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 May 2017
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Lund University - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg and Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute
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V-Dem Organization and Management V8

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 May 2018
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Lund University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute, Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute and University of Gothenburg
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V-Dem Country Coding Units V8

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 03 May 2018
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Lund University - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg and Göteborg University - V-Dem Institute
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Neopatrimonialism and Democracy: An Empirical Investigation of Africa's Political Regimes

ASA 2017 Annual Meeting Paper
Posted: 20 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2017
Rachel Sigman and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Government of the United States of America - Naval Postgraduate School and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute

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Democracy, Africa, Neopatrimonialism, Political Regimes

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Governing Countries: A Theory of Subnational Regime Variation

V-Dem Working Paper 2016:28
Posted: 31 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2017
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, University of Texas at Austin, San José State University, University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute

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Varieties of Democratic Diffusion: Colonial and Neighbor Networks

V-Dem Working Paper 2016:2(2) Revised
Posted: 03 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2017
Michael Coppedge, Ben Denison, Lucia Tiscornia and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Notre Dame, College of Arts & Letters, Department of Political Science, Students, University of Notre Dame, Department of Political Science, Kellogg Institute and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute

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The Day after: Post-Election Government Formation in Africa

ASA 2015 Annual Meeting Paper
Posted: 23 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2015
Leonardo R. Arriola and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
UC Berkeley and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute

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Effective Opposition Strategies: Collective Goods or Clientelism?

Democratization 18(5): 1193-1214
Posted: 21 Apr 2014
Keith Richard Weghorst and Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Vanderbilt University and Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute

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democracy, democratization, elections, voting behavior, survey, Africa, Ghana, clientelism

77.

Varieties of Elections in Africa and the New V-Dem Data

Posted: 18 Apr 2013
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute

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Forms of State, Governance, and Regime: Reconceptualising the Prospects for Democratic Consolidation in Africa

International Political Science Review, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. 173-199, April 2001
Posted: 18 Sep 2007
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute

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democratization, state building, governance, regime types

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Problems of Measuring Democracy: Illustrations from Africa

DEVELOPMENT AND DEMOCRACY: WHAT HAVE WE LEARNT AND HOW?, Ole Elgstrom and Goran Hyden, eds., Routledge, 2002
Posted: 18 Sep 2007
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute

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democratization, Africa, elections, political development

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The Democratic Qualities of Competitive Elections: Participation, Competition and Legitimacy in Africa

Journal of Commonwealth and Comparative Politics, Vol. 42, No. 1, pp. 61-105, March 2004
Posted: 18 Sep 2007
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute

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democratization, elections, Africa, aid, corruption

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Consequences of Electoral Systems in Africa: A Preliminary Inquiry

Electoral Studies, Vol. 24, pp. 41-64, 2005
Posted: 18 Sep 2007
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute

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electoral systems, democratization, elections, representation, participation, Africa

82.

Opposition Parties and Democratisation in Africa

Journal of Contemporary African Studies, Vol. 24, No. 1, pp. 123-138, January 2006
Posted: 18 Sep 2007
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute

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elections, Africa, opposition, political parties, protest, electoral system

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Are African Voters Really Ethnic or Clientelistic? Survey Evidence from Ghana

Political Science Quarterly, Vol. 123, Spring 2008
Posted: 12 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2014
Staffan I. I. Lindberg and Minion K.C. Morrison
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute and University of Missouri at Saint Louis

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Africa, elections, voters, ethnicity, clientelism, ballot, parties, democratization, Ghana

84.

Why Do Opposition Parties Boycott Elections?

ELECTORAL AUTHORITARIANISM: THE DYNAMICS OF UNFREE COMPETITION, Andreas Schedler, ed., Lynne Rienner, 2006
Posted: 12 Sep 2007
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute

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elections, Africa, democratization, participation, competition, opposition, boycott

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Institutionalization of Party Systems? Stability and Fluidity Among Legislative Parties in Africa's Democracies

Government and Opposition, Vol. 42, No. 2, pp. 215-241, Spring 2007
Posted: 12 Sep 2007
Staffan I. I. Lindberg
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute

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political parties, party system, elections, Africa, democratization

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Does Democratization Reduce the Risk of Military Interventions in Politics in Africa?

Democratization, Vol. 15, No. 2, April 2008
Posted: 12 Sep 2007
Staffan I. I. Lindberg and John F. Clark
Göteborg University - Varieties of Democracy Institute and Florida International University (FIU)

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Africa, democratization, military interventions, coups, liberalization