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Downloads and abstract views 2011
Month Abstract views Article downloads
January 401 1073
February 429 969
March 324 1084
April 287 850
May 514 1204
June 321 845
July 430 859
August 532 1464
September 387 857
October 524 1057
November 504 967
December 395 977
Download top 10 - December 2011
Article Downloads Views
Political Appointments and Coalition Management in Brazil, 2007-2010 84 33
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 68 11
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 67 15
Electoral Reform, Regional Cleavages, and Party System Stability in Bolivia 57 8
Modeling Electoral Coordination: Voters, Parties and Legislative Lists in Uruguay 56 27
Democracy Against Parties? Party System Deinstitutionalization in Colombia 49 27
The Right in “New Left” Latin America 45 22
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 43 7
Institutional Trust and Congressional Autonomy in Latin America: Expectations, Performance, and Confidence in Peru’s Legislature 35 21
From Party Systems to Party Organizations: The Adaptation of Latin American Parties to Changing Environments 35 11
Download top 10 - November 2011
Article Downloads Views
Political Appointments and Coalition Management in Brazil, 2007-2010 66 35
Modeling Electoral Coordination: Voters, Parties and Legislative Lists in Uruguay 65 37
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 61 20
Presidential Support in a Context of Crisis and Recovery in Peru, 1985-2008 61 7
Democracy Against Parties? Party System Deinstitutionalization in Colombia 48 37
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 43 11
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 43 10
Presidential Control of High Courts in Latin America: A Long-term View (1904-2006) 40 15
Failed Presidencies: Identifying and Explaining a South American Anomaly 34 36
Institutional Trust and Congressional Autonomy in Latin America: Expectations, Performance, and Confidence in Peru’s Legislature 33 22
Download top 10 - October 2011
Article Downloads Views
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 100 48
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 91 17
Political Appointments and Coalition Management in Brazil, 2007-2010 82 21
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 75 16
Democracy Against Parties? Party System Deinstitutionalization in Colombia 71 42
Modeling Electoral Coordination: Voters, Parties and Legislative Lists in Uruguay 57 27
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 55 26
Institutional Trust and Congressional Autonomy in Latin America: Expectations, Performance, and Confidence in Peru’s Legislature 50 28
Delegation, Presidential Regimes, and Latin American Regulatory Agencies 39 18
Failed Presidencies: Identifying and Explaining a South American Anomaly 29 8
Download top 10 - September 2011
Article Downloads Views
Political Appointments and Coalition Management in Brazil, 2007-2010 84 45
Democracy Against Parties? Party System Deinstitutionalization in Colombia 80 28
Modeling Electoral Coordination: Voters, Parties and Legislative Lists in Uruguay 58 32
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 56 15
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 54 3
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 48 6
Institutional Trust and Congressional Autonomy in Latin America: Expectations, Performance, and Confidence in Peru’s Legislature 36 22
Ruling Against the Executive in Amparo Cases: Evidence from the Peruvian Constitutional Tribunal 36 26
Delegation, Presidential Regimes, and Latin American Regulatory Agencies 35 5
Electoral Reform, Regional Cleavages, and Party System Stability in Bolivia 34 4
Download top 10 - August 2011
Article Downloads Views
Political Appointments and Coalition Management in Brazil, 2007-2010 267 48
Democracy Against Parties? Party System Deinstitutionalization in Colombia 247 82
Modeling Electoral Coordination: Voters, Parties and Legislative Lists in Uruguay 124 61
Ruling Against the Executive in Amparo Cases: Evidence from the Peruvian Constitutional Tribunal 122 35
Institutional Trust and Congressional Autonomy in Latin America: Expectations, Performance, and Confidence in Peru’s Legislature 105 41
The Right in “New Left” Latin America 43 28
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 41 4
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 40 7
Delegation, Presidential Regimes, and Latin American Regulatory Agencies 39 4
Political Parties and Government Coalitions in the Americas 36 13
Download top 10 - July 2011
Article Downloads Views
The Right in “New Left” Latin America 86 37
Political Parties and Government Coalitions in the Americas 71 43
Considering Local Democratic Transition in Latin America 54 23
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 44 7
Delegation, Presidential Regimes, and Latin American Regulatory Agencies 42 21
Micro-social and Contextual Sources of Democratic Attitudes in Latin America 39 17
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 38 9
Electoral Reform, Regional Cleavages, and Party System Stability in Bolivia 32 8
Failed Presidencies: Identifying and Explaining a South American Anomaly 31 8
Presidential Control of High Courts in Latin America: A Long-term View (1904-2006) 31 5
Download top 10 - June 2011
Article Downloads Views
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 113 3
Political Parties and Government Coalitions in the Americas 76 24
The Right in “New Left” Latin America 65 57
The Fates of Presidents in Post-Transition Latin America: From Democratic Breakdown to Impeachment to Presidential Breakdown 52 25
Considering Local Democratic Transition in Latin America 47 36
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 40 8
Micro-social and Contextual Sources of Democratic Attitudes in Latin America 37 24
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 36 2
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 29 2
Electoral Reform, Regional Cleavages, and Party System Stability in Bolivia 25 4
Download top 10 - May 2011
Article Downloads Views
Political Parties and Government Coalitions in the Americas 197 67
The Right in “New Left” Latin America 158 74
The Fates of Presidents in Post-Transition Latin America: From Democratic Breakdown to Impeachment to Presidential Breakdown 96 36
Considering Local Democratic Transition in Latin America 91 49
Micro-social and Contextual Sources of Democratic Attitudes in Latin America 89 41
Electoral Reform, Regional Cleavages, and Party System Stability in Bolivia 57 13
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 55 13
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 46 12
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 45 6
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 31 8
Download top 10 - April 2011
Article Downloads Views
Knowing Left From Right: Ideological Identification in Brazil, 2002-2006 78 31
Electoral Reform, Regional Cleavages, and Party System Stability in Bolivia 68 16
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 66 19
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 56 12
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 50 14
The Judicialization of (Separation of Powers) Politics: Lessons from Chile 46 22
Dissatisfaction with Democracy: Evidence from the Latinobarómetro 2005 40 5
The Ideological “Coherence” of the Brazilian Party System, 1990-2009 39 11
Presidential Control of High Courts in Latin America: A Long-term View (1904-2006) 34 11
Measuring Variance in Subnational Regimes: Results from an Expert-Based Operationalization of Democracy in the Argentine Provinces 31 6
Download top 10 - March 2011
Article Downloads Views
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 95 20
Failed Presidencies: Identifying and Explaining a South American Anomaly 76 14
Knowing Left From Right: Ideological Identification in Brazil, 2002-2006 70 35
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 69 12
Electoral Reform, Regional Cleavages, and Party System Stability in Bolivia 67 8
The Ideological “Coherence” of the Brazilian Party System, 1990-2009 63 26
The Judicialization of (Separation of Powers) Politics: Lessons from Chile 61 29
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 60 2
Presidential Control of High Courts in Latin America: A Long-term View (1904-2006) 44 3
The Verdict Is In: The Impact of Crime on Public Trust in Central American Justice Systems 41 17
Download top 10 - February 2011
Article Downloads Views
Knowing Left From Right: Ideological Identification in Brazil, 2002-2006 84 24
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 81 7
Electoral Reform, Regional Cleavages, and Party System Stability in Bolivia 68 9
Presidential Support in a Context of Crisis and Recovery in Peru, 1985-2008 65 10
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 63 12
The Ideological “Coherence” of the Brazilian Party System, 1990-2009 57 24
Delegation, Presidential Regimes, and Latin American Regulatory Agencies 44 19
The Judicialization of (Separation of Powers) Politics: Lessons from Chile 41 29
Dissatisfaction with Democracy: Evidence from the Latinobarómetro 2005 40 25
The Verdict Is In: The Impact of Crime on Public Trust in Central American Justice Systems 37 29
Download top 10 - January 2011
Article Downloads Views
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 95 21
Presidential Support in a Context of Crisis and Recovery in Peru, 1985-2008 89 7
Knowing Left From Right: Ideological Identification in Brazil, 2002-2006 76 23
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 62 10
The Verdict Is In: The Impact of Crime on Public Trust in Central American Justice Systems 55 35
Dissatisfaction with Democracy: Evidence from the Latinobarómetro 2005 53 29
The Ideological “Coherence” of the Brazilian Party System, 1990-2009 52 16
Failed Presidencies: Identifying and Explaining a South American Anomaly 46 15
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 46 8
The Judicialization of (Separation of Powers) Politics: Lessons from Chile 44 17


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