Staffan I. Lindberg

University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute

Principal Investigator

Sprängkullsgatan 19

Gothenburg, Gothenburg 405 30

Sweden

http://v-dem.net

University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science

Professor

Box 711

Gothenburg, S-405 30

Sweden

http://www.pol.gu.se

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Scholarly Papers (125)

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
Stockholm University, University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, Aarhus University and University of Gothenburg - 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
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Institute for Future Studies, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, Durham University - School of Government and International Affairs, Emory University and West Virginia University - Department of Political Science
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Successful and Failed Episodes of Democratization: Conceptualization, Identification, and Description

V-Dem Working Paper 2020:97
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 14 Feb 2020
University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, Varieties of Democracy Institute, Durham University - School of Government and International Affairs, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, Institute for Future Studies, University of Gothenburg, WZB Berlin Social Science Center and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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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, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University and Stockholm University
Downloads 1,089 (38,177)
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V-Dem Codebook v11

V-Dem Working Paper forthcoming
Number of pages: 427 Posted: 12 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2021
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Florida, Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, University of California, Berkeley - Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Oslo, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Political Science, Students, Emory University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, University of Bergen, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Texas at Austin, North Dakota State University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, Government of the United States of America - Naval Postgraduate School, Aarhus University, Emory University - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, University of East Anglia (UEA), University of Oslo, National Cheng Kung University, University of Oslo and Harvard University - Department of Government
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V-Dem Dataset v11.1

V-Dem Working Paper forthcoming
Number of pages: 427 Posted: 23 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2021
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Florida, Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, University of California, Berkeley - Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Oslo, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Political Science, Students, Emory University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, University of Bergen, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, Durham University - School of Government and International Affairs, University of Texas at Austin, North Dakota State University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, Government of the United States of America - Naval Postgraduate School, Aarhus University, Emory University - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, University of East Anglia (UEA), National Cheng Kung University, University of Oslo, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Harvard University - Department of Government
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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. Lindberg
Government of the United States of America - Naval Postgraduate School and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 726 (66,654)
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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. Lindberg and Marcus Tannenberg
University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute and University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science
Downloads 680 (72,505)
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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, Stockholm University, University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute and San José State University
Downloads 649 (76,903)
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V-Dem Codebook V9

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 389 Posted: 23 Aug 2019
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Florida, University of California, Berkeley - Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science, Emory University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Bergen, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, 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, Aarhus University, Emory University - Department of Political Science, Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Oslo, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Political Science, Students, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, University of East Anglia (UEA), University of Oslo, National Cheng Kung University, University of Oslo and Harvard University - Department of Government
Downloads 647 (77,214)
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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. Lindberg
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, Stockholm University and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 504 (105,492)
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V-Dem Codebook V10

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 406 Posted: 24 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2021
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Florida, University of California, Berkeley - Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science, Emory University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Bergen, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, 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, Aarhus University, Emory University - Department of Political Science, Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Oslo, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Political Science, Students, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, University of East Anglia (UEA), University of Oslo, National Cheng Kung University, University of Oslo and Harvard University - Department of Government
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Autocratization Changing Nature?

Democracy Report 2022. Varieties of Democracy Institute (V-Dem).
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 10 Mar 2022 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2022
WZB Berlin Social Science Center, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, Independent and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 473 (113,730)
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V-Dem Methodology V9

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Aug 2019
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Stockholm University, University of Bergen, Durham University - School of Government and International Affairs, North Dakota State University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, University of East Anglia (UEA), National Cheng Kung University and University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute
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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. Lindberg
Government of the United States of America - Naval Postgraduate School and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 427 (128,386)
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A Framework for Understanding Regime Transformation: Introducing the ERT Dataset

V-Dem Working Paper 113
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Feb 2021
University of Gothenburg, University of Florida, Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 422 (130,099)
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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, University of East Anglia (UEA), University of Florida, University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 406 (135,987)
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Deterring Dictatorship: Explaining Democratic Resilience since 1900

V-Dem Working Paper 101
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 May 2020
WZB Berlin Social Science Center, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 398 (139,185)
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Defiance in the Face of Autocratization. Democracy Report 2023

V-Dem Working Paper - Democracy Report 2023
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 Sep 2023
University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 396 (140,009)
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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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Conceptual and Measurement Issues in Assessing Democratic Backsliding

V-Dem Working Paper 2023:140
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 29 Jun 2023
University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Bergen, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, Durham University - School of Government and International Affairs, University of Gothenburg, North Dakota State University, Stockholm University, University of Texas at Austin and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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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 University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 341 (165,067)
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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. Lindberg
University of California, Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 339 (166,059)
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legislature, power, executive, corruption, democracy

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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, The University of Manchester, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute and Institute for Future Studies
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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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg, University of Texas at Austin, National Cheng Kung University and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 312 (181,390)
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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 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2019
Staffan I. Lindberg and Yongmei Zhou
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 293 (193,818)
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legislatures, member of parliament, Ghana, elections, democracy, democratization

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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. Lindberg
Stockholm University and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 290 (195,884)
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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, Stockholm University and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 281 (202,365)
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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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 280 (203,101)
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elections, Africa, democratization, participation, competition

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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, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, Pontificia Universidad Católica de 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, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Bergen, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Texas at Austin, North Dakota State University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - 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 University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute
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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. Lindberg
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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democracy, measurement, concepts, data

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Walking the Talk: How to Identify Anti-Pluralist Parties

V-Dem Working Paper 116
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 29 Mar 2021
Anna Lührmann, Juraj Medzihorsky and Staffan I. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, Durham University - School of Government and International Affairs and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 243 (233,834)

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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, Stockholm University, San José State University, University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 242 (234,809)
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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. Lindberg
University of New South Wales (UNSW) and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 232 (244,623)
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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, Institute for Future Studies, University of Gothenburg, Linkoping University - Institute for Analytical Sociology (IAS) and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 231 (245,575)
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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, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, University of Florida, Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, 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, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Bergen, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - 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, University of East Anglia (UEA), University of Oslo, National Cheng Kung University, University of Oslo and Harvard University - Department of Government
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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, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, Pontificia Universidad Católica de 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, University of Bergen, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Texas at Austin, North Dakota State University, Emory University - Department of Political Science, University of East Anglia (UEA), National Cheng Kung University and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill
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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, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, University of Florida and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 194 (288,735)
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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, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, University of Gothenburg - 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, University of Bergen, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Texas at Austin, North Dakota State University, University of Gothenburg - 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
Downloads 187 (298,420)
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V-Dem Annual Democracy Report 2018​. Democracy for All?

V-Dem Working Paper
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 01 Mar 2019
University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, Government of the United States of America - Naval Postgraduate School and University of Gothenburg
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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. Lindberg and Jan Teorell
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute and Stockholm University
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democracy, measurement, conceptualization, aggregation, V-Dem, varieties of democracy

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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 University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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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. Lindberg and Sara Meerow
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Natural Resources & Environment
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Africa, natural resources, resource curse, elections, democratization

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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. Lindberg and Keith Richard Weghorst
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute and Vanderbilt University
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elections, democracy, voters, count modelling

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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, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Bergen, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, North Dakota State University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, University of East Anglia (UEA), National Cheng Kung University and University of Gothenburg - V-Dem 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 University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 162 (338,247)
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V-Dem Dataset V9

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 23 Aug 2019
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Florida, University of California, Berkeley - Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science, Emory University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Bergen, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, 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, Aarhus University, Emory University - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Oslo, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Political Science, Students, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, Durham University - School of Government and International Affairs, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg, University of East Anglia (UEA), National Cheng Kung University, University of Oslo and Harvard University - Department of Government
Downloads 159 (343,614)
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dataset, democracy

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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 University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 154 (353,029)
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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
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University and Stockholm University
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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, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science
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Institutional Order in Episodes of Autocratization

V-Dem Working Paper 133, 2022
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Oct 2022
V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, WZB Berlin Social Science Center and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Autocratization, pathways to autocracy, ERT dataset, domination analysis

52.

Clientelism, Public Goods Provision, and Governance

V-Dem Working Paper 125
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Jul 2021
Maria C. Lo Bue, Kunal Sen and Staffan I. Lindberg
affiliation not provided to SSRN, United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER) and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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53.

Explaining the Homogeneous Diffusion of Covid-19 Policies among Heterogenous Countries

V-Dem Working Paper 104
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Aug 2020
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Linkoping University - Institute for Analytical Sociology (IAS), Uppsala University - Department of Business Studies and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Covid-19 Pandemic, Policy diffusion

54.

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, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Bergen, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, North Dakota State University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, University of East Anglia (UEA) and National Cheng Kung University
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55.

Methodology V10

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2021
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Stockholm University, University of Bergen, Durham University - School of Government and International Affairs, North Dakota State University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of East Anglia (UEA), National Cheng Kung University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Florida, Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, University of California, Berkeley - Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science, University of Oslo, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Political Science, Students, Emory University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, University of Texas at Austin, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, Emory University - Department of Political Science, University of Oslo and Harvard University - Department of Government
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56.

Exploring the Impact of Political Regimes on Biodiversity

V-Dem Working Paper 98
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Mar 2020
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Gothenburg, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Gothenburg, Lulea University of Technology (LTU) - Political Science Unit, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Autocracy, Biodiversity, Democracy, Regime type, Specimen collection

57.

V-Dem Methodology v11

V-Dem Working Paper forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2021
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Stockholm University, University of Bergen, Durham University - School of Government and International Affairs, North Dakota State University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of East Anglia (UEA) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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58.

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. Lindberg
University of New South Wales (UNSW) and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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59.

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, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, University of Florida, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, 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, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Bergen, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, Durham University - School of Government and International Affairs, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Texas at Austin, North Dakota State University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - 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, University of East Anglia (UEA), National Cheng Kung University, University of Oslo, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute and Harvard University - Department of Government
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60.

V-Dem Codebook v14

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 467 Posted: 28 Mar 2024
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, V-Dem Institute, University of Florida, University of Gothenburg, Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, University of California, Berkeley - Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Oslo, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Political Science, Students, Emory University, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science, Independent, University of Bergen, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Texas at Austin, North Dakota State University, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, Government of the United States of America - Naval Postgraduate School, Aarhus University, Varieties of Democracy Institute, Emory University - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, Independent, University of Oslo, National Cheng Kung University, University of Oslo and Harvard University - Department of Government
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61.

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. Lindberg
University of Florida, University of Florida, Department of Political Science and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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62.

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, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, University of Gothenburg - 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, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - 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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63.

Democracy Winning and Losing at the Ballot: Democracy Report 2024

V-Dem Institute Democracy Report
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 27 Mar 2024 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2024
University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute and Varieties of Democracy Institute
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64.

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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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65.

When Autocratization is Reversed: Episodes of Democratic Turnarounds since 1900

V-Dem Working Paper No. 147
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 31 Jan 2024
University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Democracy, Autocratization, Democratization, Resistance, Turnaround, U-turn

66.

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
The Institute For Future Studies, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Stockholm University - Center for the Study of Cultural Evolution, Institute for Futures Studies and University of Gothenburg
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67.

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. Lindberg and Devra Coren Moehler
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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turnover, democracy, democratic consolidation, democratization, elections, public opinion

68.

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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
Downloads 89 (527,611)
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Accountability, Sequencing, Democratization, Government Oversight, De-facto Power

69.

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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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70.

Establishing Pathways to Democracy Using Domination Analysis

V-Dem Working Paper 95, February 2020
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Feb 2020
University of Florida, Department of Political Science, WZB Berlin Social Science Center, University of Gothenburg, Institute for Future Studies and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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71.

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
Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, Aarhus University, Aarhus University and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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72.

Democratic-Autocratic Party Systems: A New Index

V-Dem Working Paper 143
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Sep 2023
University of Gothenburg, V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute and Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Democracy, Autocracy, Political Parties, Party System, Measurement

73.

Disinformation and Episodes of Regime Transformation

V-Dem Working Paper 144
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Sep 2023
Yuko Sato, Felix Wiebrecht, Staffan I. Lindberg and V-Dem Institute
V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute and Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Disinformation, Propaganda, Democratization, Autocratization, Regime Survival

74.

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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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women, democratization, electoral systems, Africa, empowerment, legislative representation

75.

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. Lindberg
West Virginia University - Department of Political Science and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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76.

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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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accountability, administration, concept formation, politics, principal-agent, types of accountability

77.

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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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democratization, elections, Africa, neopatrimonialism, corruption, clientelism

78.

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, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg and University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute
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79.

The Demand Side of Politics in Africa

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Aug 2011
Staffan I. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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80.

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, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Bergen, Durham University - School of Government and International Affairs, North Dakota State University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, University of East Anglia (UEA), National Cheng Kung University and University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute
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81.

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. Lindberg and Minion K.C. Morrison
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute and University of Missouri at Saint Louis
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elections, Africa, voting behavior, clientelism, survey, democratization

82.

Chains in Episodes of Democratization

V-Dem Working Paper No. 2023:141
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Jun 2023
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, WZB Berlin Social Science Center, Umeå University and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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83.

Experts, Coders, and Crowds: An Analysis of Substitutability

V-Dem Working Paper 2017:53
Number of pages: 122 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
University of Bergen, North Dakota State University, University of Gothenburg, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Florida, University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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84.

V-Dem Methodology v14

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Apr 2024
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Stockholm University, University of Bergen, Durham University - School of Government and International Affairs, North Dakota State University, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, Independent, National Cheng Kung University and University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute
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85.

Democracy's Core Institution: Clean Elections Across the World

V-Dem Institute Thematic Report No. 7
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 03 Apr 2024 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2024
Marina Nord, Juraj Medzihorsky and Staffan I. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, Durham University - School of Government and International Affairs and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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elections, electoral integrity, democracy, autocracy

86.

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. Lindberg
Institute for Future Studies, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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87.

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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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88.

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. Lindberg
Institute for Future Studies, Linkoping University - Institute for Analytical Sociology (IAS), National Cheng Kung University and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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89.

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, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg and University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute
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90.

Confusing Categories, Shifting Targets

Journal of Democracy, October 2013, Vol. 24, No. 4
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 10 Jan 2014
Staffan I. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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91.

Organization and Management V10

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 Mar 2020
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute and University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute
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92.

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, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute and University of Gothenburg
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93.

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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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democracy, democratization, voting behavior, Africa, survey, Ghana, clientelism

94.

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, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University and University of Gothenburg
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95.

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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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96.

Case for Democracy Report

V-Dem Thematic Report No. 6
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 10 Apr 2024 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2024
University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, WZB Berlin Social Science Center, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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democracy, autocracy

97.

Country Coding Unit V10

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 Mar 2020
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute and Stockholm University
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98.

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. Lindberg
Vanderbilt University and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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Elections, Voting Behavior, Swing Voting, Clientelism, Ghana

99.

Can Democracy Limit Corruption?

V-Dem Institute, V-Dem Policy Brief No. 36
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 09 Apr 2024
Evie Papada, Marina Nord and Staffan I. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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democracy, corruption

100.

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, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg and University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute
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101.

Country Coding Unit V11

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Mar 2021
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute and Stockholm University
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102.

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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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103.

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, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute and University of Gothenburg
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104.

V-Dem Organization and Management V9

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Aug 2019
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg and University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute
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105.

V-Dem Country Coding Units V9

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 23 Aug 2019
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg and University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute
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106.

V-Dem Organization and Management v11

V-Dem Working Paper forthcoming
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 Mar 2021
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute and University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute
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107.

V-Dem Organization and Management v14

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 04 Apr 2024
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Aarhus University, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute
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108.

V-Dem Country Coding Units v14

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Apr 2024
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg and University of Gothenburg
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Academic Freedom Index 2024 Update

Katrin Kinzelbach, Staffan I. Lindberg, Lars Lott. 2024. Academic Freedom Index 2024 Update. FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg and V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg. DOI:https://doi.org/10.25593/open-fau-405, V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 06 May 2024
Katrin Kinzelbach, Staffan I. Lindberg, Lars Lott and V-Dem Institute
Independent, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg and Varieties of Democracy Institute
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V-Dem Dataset V10

V-Dem Working Paper Forthcoming
Posted: 24 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2021
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Texas at Austin, University of Oslo - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute, Stockholm University, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Florida, University of California, Berkeley - Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science, Emory University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science, University of Bergen, 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, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Emory University - Department of Political Science, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Oslo, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Political Science, Students, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, Durham University - School of Government and International Affairs, University of Gothenburg - V-Dem Institute, University of Gothenburg, University of East Anglia (UEA), National Cheng Kung University, University of Oslo and Harvard University - Department of Government

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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. Lindberg
Government of the United States of America - Naval Postgraduate School and University of Gothenburg - 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 University of Gothenburg - 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. Lindberg
University of Notre Dame - Kellogg Institute, University of Notre Dame, College of Arts & Letters, Department of Political Science, Students, CIDE and University of Gothenburg - 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. Lindberg
UC Berkeley and University of Gothenburg - 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. Lindberg
Vanderbilt University and University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute

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

116.

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

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

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democratization, state building, governance, regime types

118.

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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - 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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - 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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute

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

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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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - 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. Lindberg and Minion K.C. Morrison
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute and University of Missouri at Saint Louis

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

123.

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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - 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. Lindberg
University of Gothenburg - 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. Lindberg and John F. Clark
University of Gothenburg - Varieties of Democracy Institute and Florida International University (FIU)

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Africa, democratization, military interventions, coups, liberalization