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Downloads and abstract views
Year Abstract views Article downloads
2009 1696 6600
2010 2843 12001
2011 3811 14704
2012 4802 16376
2013 7401 21023
2014 6840 9704
Download top 10 - 2014
Article Downloads Views
Partisan Protesters and Nonpartisan Protests in Brazil 494 255
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 424 274
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 401 297
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 360 131
How Argentine Farmers Overpowered Monsanto: The Mobilization of Knowledge-users and Intellectual Property Regimes 350 452
The Legalization of Dispute Resolution in Mercosur 330 150
Political Appointments and Coalition Management in Brazil, 2007-2010 294 91
Taxing with Dictators and Democrats: Regime Effects, Transfers and Revenue in Argentina’s Provinces 291 222
“Should I Stay or Should I Go?” Explaining Political Ambition by Electoral Success in Brazil 287 127
Ethnic Identity, Informal Institutions, and the Failure to Elect Women in Indigenous Southern Mexico 272 140
Download top 10 - 2013
Article Downloads Views
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 1181 156
Michelle Bachelet’s Government: The Paradoxes of a Chilean President 847 210
Knowing Left From Right: Ideological Identification in Brazil, 2002-2006 828 51
Corruption in Latin America: Understanding the Perception–Exposure Gap 759 229
The Media Politics of Latin America’s Leftist Governments 741 320
Business, Economic Experts, and Conservative Party Building in Latin America: The Case of El Salvador 658 61
The Right in “New Left” Latin America 627 265
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 623 152
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 549 125
Destroying the Opposition’s Livelihood: Pathways to Violence in Bolivia since 2000 543 182
Download top 10 - 2012
Article Downloads Views
Attitudes, Ideological Associations and the Left–Right Divide in Latin America 825 274
Business, Economic Experts, and Conservative Party Building in Latin America: The Case of El Salvador 798 60
United by Discord, Divided by Consensus: National and Sub-national Articulation in Bolivia and Peru, 2000–2010 734 116
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 630 102
Party Systems in Latin America after the Third Wave: A Critical Re-assessment 609 183
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 597 95
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 569 176
Knowing Left From Right: Ideological Identification in Brazil, 2002-2006 500 44
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 496 48
Presidential Control of High Courts in Latin America: A Long-term View (1904-2006) 448 49
Download top 10 - 2011
Article Downloads Views
Business, Economic Experts, and Conservative Party Building in Latin America: The Case of El Salvador 1401 65
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 828 122
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 725 151
The Right in “New Left” Latin America 619 254
Political Parties and Government Coalitions in the Americas 603 172
Political Appointments and Coalition Management in Brazil, 2007-2010 582 111
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 551 42
Knowing Left From Right: Ideological Identification in Brazil, 2002-2006 536 107
Democracy Against Parties? Party System Deinstitutionalization in Colombia 530 149
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 509 69
Download top 10 - 2010
Article Downloads Views
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 1496 177
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 1404 177
Presidential Support in a Context of Crisis and Recovery in Peru, 1985-2008 986 118
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 755 69
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 635 66
Electoral Reform, Regional Cleavages, and Party System Stability in Bolivia 597 78
Politics of the Periphery: An Introduction to Subnational Authoritarianism and Democratization in Latin America 568 140
Elite-Mass Congruence, Partidocracia and the Quality of Chilean Democracy 460 157
Institutional Change in Latin America: External Models and their Unintended Consequences 385 155
Delegation, Presidential Regimes, and Latin American Regulatory Agencies 383 262
Download top 10 - 2009
Article Downloads Views
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 1295 322
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 1232 158
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 531 93
Institutional Change in Latin America: External Models and their Unintended Consequences 517 177
Electoral Reform, Regional Cleavages, and Party System Stability in Bolivia 452 86
Failed Presidencies: Identifying and Explaining a South American Anomaly 413 131
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 395 104
From Party Systems to Party Organizations: The Adaptation of Latin American Parties to Changing Environments 388 156
Presidential Control of High Courts in Latin America: A Long-term View (1904-2006) 318 104
Government and Opposition in the Argentine Congress, 1989-2007: Understanding Inter-Party Dynamics through Roll Call Vote Analysis 317 90


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