Successful and Failed Episodes of Democratization: Conceptualization, Identification, and Description

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Written by Staan I. Lindberg, Patrik Lindenfors, Anna L├╝hrmann, Laura Maxwell, Juraj Medzihorsky, Richard Morgan, Matthew C. Wilson 11 October 2018

"What explains successful democratization? In this paper, we propose a solution that allows researchers more fully to capture the liberalization period and then classify these episodic events according to their outcome: successful, failed, or censored episodes of democratization" (Lindberg et al., 2018).

Publisher: V-Dem Institute

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Categories: Paper, Liberal Democracy