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Downloads and abstract views 2014
Month Abstract views Article downloads
January 1147 1861
February 686 1360
March 807 1674
April 1251 1985
May 1362 1883
June 1219 1448
July 849 1306
August 908 1516
September 977 1712
October 2040 1840
November 1253 1571
December 1279 1797
Download top 10 - December 2014
Article Downloads Views
Lula’s Brazil and Beyond: An Introduction 142 49
Lulismo, Petismo, and the Future of Brazilian Politics 108 25
Making Citizens: Brazilian Social Policy from Getúlio to Lula 103 111
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 91 12
The Participation of Civil Society in Lula’s Government 79 31
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 77 65
The Worker’s Party, from Contention to Public Action: A Case of Institutionalization 73 17
How Argentine Farmers Overpowered Monsanto: The Mobilization of Knowledge-users and Intellectual Property Regimes 68 9
Surviving Corruption in Brazil: Lula’s and Dilma’s Success Despite Corruption Allegations, and Its Consequences 66 18
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 55 26
Download top 10 - November 2014
Article Downloads Views
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 144 47
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 102 97
The Right in “New Left” Latin America 80 17
“Today There Are No Indigenous People” in Chile?: Connecting the Mapuche Struggle to Anti-Neoliberal Mobilizations in South America 66 9
Designing Cabinets: Presidential Politics and Ministerial Instability 64 32
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 62 11
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 52 28
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 50 15
Civil–Military Relations in Brazil: A Reassessment 40 25
Party Systems in Latin America after the Third Wave: A Critical Re-assessment 36 10
Download top 10 - October 2014
Article Downloads Views
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 192 47
Civil–Military Relations in Brazil: A Reassessment 168 26
Presidential Control of High Courts in Latin America: A Long-term View (1904-2006) 91 9
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 84 94
Designing Cabinets: Presidential Politics and Ministerial Instability 77 16
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 68 15
Pastor Paulo vs. Doctor Carlos: Professional Titles as Voting Heuristics in Brazil 42 13
Failed Presidencies: Identifying and Explaining a South American Anomaly 36 6
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 36 16
Does Women’s Presence Change Legislative Behavior? Evidence from Argentina, 1983–2007 34 16
Download top 10 - September 2014
Article Downloads Views
Designing Cabinets: Presidential Politics and Ministerial Instability 146 45
Civil–Military Relations in Brazil: A Reassessment 93 52
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 76 35
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 68 16
The Effects of Gubernatorial Influence and Political Careerism on Senatorial Voting Behavior: The Argentine Case 57 26
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 56 40
Presidential Control of High Courts in Latin America: A Long-term View (1904-2006) 49 8
Pastor Paulo vs. Doctor Carlos: Professional Titles as Voting Heuristics in Brazil 48 36
Party Systems in Latin America after the Third Wave: A Critical Re-assessment 47 4
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 45 16
Download top 10 - August 2014
Article Downloads Views
The Effects of Gubernatorial Influence and Political Careerism on Senatorial Voting Behavior: The Argentine Case 195 24
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 67 28
Civil–Military Relations in Brazil: A Reassessment 67 78
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 60 7
Designing Cabinets: Presidential Politics and Ministerial Instability 57 42
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 56 28
The Legalization of Dispute Resolution in Mercosur 53 4
Partisan Protesters and Nonpartisan Protests in Brazil 48 18
Knowing Left From Right: Ideological Identification in Brazil, 2002-2006 41 5
Evaluating Theories of Decision-making on the Peruvian Constitutional Tribunal 40 24
Download top 10 - July 2014
Article Downloads Views
Partisan Protesters and Nonpartisan Protests in Brazil 90 18
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 80 27
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 77 8
Knowing Left From Right: Ideological Identification in Brazil, 2002-2006 56 11
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 49 22
Taxing with Dictators and Democrats: Regime Effects, Transfers and Revenue in Argentina’s Provinces 43 22
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 41 15
Determinants of Judicial Dissent in Contexts of Extreme Institutional Instability: The Case of Ecuador’s Constitutional Court 38 20
Subnational Electoral Contexts and Corruption in Mexico 36 26
The Judicialization of (Separation of Powers) Politics: Lessons from Chile 34 0
Download top 10 - June 2014
Article Downloads Views
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 192 11
Partisan Protesters and Nonpartisan Protests in Brazil 180 23
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 152 30
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 84 23
Determinants of Judicial Dissent in Contexts of Extreme Institutional Instability: The Case of Ecuador’s Constitutional Court 70 54
Taxing with Dictators and Democrats: Regime Effects, Transfers and Revenue in Argentina’s Provinces 52 50
Institutional Change in Latin America: External Models and their Unintended Consequences 35 11
Subnational Electoral Contexts and Corruption in Mexico 35 44
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 34 10
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 33 15
Download top 10 - May 2014
Article Downloads Views
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 177 40
Partisan Protesters and Nonpartisan Protests in Brazil 138 29
Knowing Left From Right: Ideological Identification in Brazil, 2002-2006 95 8
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 92 22
Great Promise, but Poor Performance: Understanding the Collapse of Venezuela’s Causa Radical 90 63
Taxing with Dictators and Democrats: Regime Effects, Transfers and Revenue in Argentina’s Provinces 82 32
Subnational Electoral Contexts and Corruption in Mexico 75 33
The Judicialization of (Separation of Powers) Politics: Lessons from Chile 72 11
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 63 15
Political Parties and Government Coalitions in the Americas 60 8
Download top 10 - April 2014
Article Downloads Views
Partisan Protesters and Nonpartisan Protests in Brazil 164 28
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 142 44
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 133 36
Taxing with Dictators and Democrats: Regime Effects, Transfers and Revenue in Argentina’s Provinces 106 41
The Judicialization of (Separation of Powers) Politics: Lessons from Chile 90 5
Knowing Left From Right: Ideological Identification in Brazil, 2002-2006 88 10
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 85 14
Great Promise, but Poor Performance: Understanding the Collapse of Venezuela’s Causa Radical 78 66
Political Parties and Government Coalitions in the Americas 70 5
Subnational Electoral Contexts and Corruption in Mexico 69 28
Download top 10 - March 2014
Article Downloads Views
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 173 35
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 145 40
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 105 13
The Judicialization of (Separation of Powers) Politics: Lessons from Chile 76 4
Political Parties and Government Coalitions in the Americas 74 1
Knowing Left From Right: Ideological Identification in Brazil, 2002-2006 69 2
How Argentine Farmers Overpowered Monsanto: The Mobilization of Knowledge-users and Intellectual Property Regimes 59 39
The Media Politics of Latin America’s Leftist Governments 51 24
Ethnic Identity, Informal Institutions, and the Failure to Elect Women in Indigenous Southern Mexico 51 29
The Ideological “Coherence” of the Brazilian Party System, 1990-2009 50 5
Download top 10 - February 2014
Article Downloads Views
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 148 40
Knowing Left From Right: Ideological Identification in Brazil, 2002-2006 109 6
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 76 10
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 64 12
Ethnic Identity, Informal Institutions, and the Failure to Elect Women in Indigenous Southern Mexico 54 11
The Judicialization of (Separation of Powers) Politics: Lessons from Chile 39 8
How Argentine Farmers Overpowered Monsanto: The Mobilization of Knowledge-users and Intellectual Property Regimes 39 44
Political Parties and Government Coalitions in the Americas 38 3
Demise and Resurrection of a Dominant Party: Understanding the PRI’s Comeback in Mexico 36 11
Political Appointments and Coalition Management in Brazil, 2007-2010 35 6
Download top 10 - January 2014
Article Downloads Views
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 200 17
How Argentine Farmers Overpowered Monsanto: The Mobilization of Knowledge-users and Intellectual Property Regimes 139 321
Ethnic Identity, Informal Institutions, and the Failure to Elect Women in Indigenous Southern Mexico 121 43
The Legalization of Dispute Resolution in Mercosur 107 33
Demise and Resurrection of a Dominant Party: Understanding the PRI’s Comeback in Mexico 101 62
“Should I Stay or Should I Go?” Explaining Political Ambition by Electoral Success in Brazil 100 33
Knowing Left From Right: Ideological Identification in Brazil, 2002-2006 92 6
Tall, Grande, or Venti: Presidential Powers in the United States and Latin America 51 95
The Ideological “Coherence” of the Brazilian Party System, 1990-2009 48 2
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 41 22


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