Research

My GoogleScholar profile page can be found here.

Publications

2017. “Educating Demonstrators: Education and Mass Protest in Africa”, with Sirianne Dahlum,  forthcoming in Journal of Conflict Resolution, DOI: 10.1177/0022002717721394. (Link to online first version, here).

2017. “Which Groups Fight: Customary Institutions and Communal Conflicts in Africa”, with Daniela Kromrey, conditional accept in Journal of Peace Research.

2017. “Autocratic Elections:  Stabilizing Tool or Force for Change?” , with Carl Henrik Knutsen and Håvard M. Nygård, World Politics, 69(1): 98-143 (link).

2017. “Mining and Local Corruption in Sub-Saharan Africa”, with Andreas Kotsadam, Eivind Hammersmark Olsen and Carl Henrik Knutsen,  American Journal of Political Science, 61(2): 320-334 (link, replication files).

2016. “Peace from the Past: Pre-colonial Political Institutions and Civil War in Africa”,  Journal of Peace Research, 53(4): 509-524 (link, replication files).

2016. “Local Institutional Quality and Conflict Violence in Africa”, with Andreas Forø Tollefsen, Political Geography, 53(7): 30-42. (link, replication files ).

2016. “Cues to Coup Plotters: Elections as Coup Triggers in Dictatorships” ,  with Espen Geelmuyden Rød, Journal of Conflict Resolution, 60(5): 787-812.  (link,  replication files).

2015. “Updated Data on Institutions and Elections 1960-2012: Presenting the IAEP dataset version 2.0”, Research & Politics 2(2), DOI: 10.1177/2053168015579120 (link, data).

2015. “Government Turnover and the Effects of Regime Type: How Requiring Alternation in Power Biases Against the Estimated Economic Benefits of Democracy”, with Carl Henrik Knutsen, Comparative Political Studies 48(7), 882-914 (linkreplication files).

Phd thesis

2015. “Beyond the Civil Democratic Peace: Subnational Political Institutions and Internal Armed Conflict”

Book chapters

2014. “Political Institutions and Internal Armed Conflict: A Review”, Book chapter in War: An Introduction to Theories and Research on Collective
Violence
 (2. edition), edited by Tor Georg Jakobsen, New York: Nova Science
Publishers Inc.

Working papers and conference presentations

“How State Legacies Shape Political-Violence Norms: Evidence from Africa”, presented at the annual conference of the Midwestern Political Science Association, Chicago 2017, and the annual meeting of the American Political Science Association”, San Francisco, 2017.

“Chaos on Campus: Universities and Mass Uprisings”, with Sirianne Dahlum, presented at the annual meeting of the American Political Science Association, San Francisco, 2017.

“Who Revolts? Revisiting the Social Origins of Democratic Revolutions”, with Sirianne Dahlum and Carl Henrik Knutsen, paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Political Science Association, Philadelphia, 2017. (link).

“Early Industrialization and Social Protest: Evidence from African Industrial Mines”, with Carl Henrik Knutsen, Andreas Kotsadam, and Eivind Hammersmark Olsen, under review.

“Peace Above the Glass Ceiling: Female Political Empowerment and Civil Conflict”, with Sirianne Dahlum, presented at the annual conference of the Midwestern Political Science Association, Chicago 2017, and the annual meeting of the European Political Science Association, Milano, 2017.

“Waterways and Democracy”, with John Gerring and Andreas Forø Tollefsen, presented at the annual V-DEM conference in Gothenburg, 2017.

“Why Monarchy? The Rise and Decline of a Regime Type”, with John Gerring, Wouter Veenendal, and Jan Teorell, presented at the annual meeting of the American Political Science Association, San Francisco, 2017.

“Streets to Revolution: Urban Geography and Mass Protest in Dictatorships”, with Espen Geelmuyden Rød, and Mihai Croicu, presented at the annual meeting of the European Political Science Association, Milano, 2017.

“Patterns of Regime Breakdown since the French Revolution”, with Vilde Lunnan Djuve and Carl Henrik Knutsen, presented at the annual meeting of the American Political Science Association, San Francisco, 2017.

“The Institutional Legacies of Political Violence: Evidence from the Afrobarometer Surveys”, with Andreas Forø Tollefsen.

“Justice for Peace? Welfare States and Internal Armed Conflict” (co-authored with Magnus Rasmussen), presented at the Annual Conference of the European Political Science Association, June 2014, Edinburg.

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