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Downloads and abstract views 2014
Month Abstract views Article downloads
January 1148 1649
February 686 1064
March 807 1184
April 1251 1491
May 1362 1429
June 1220 1146
July 849 915
August 908 1145
September 977 1399
October 2040 1528
November 1253 1370
December 1279 1626
Download top 10 - December 2014
Article Downloads Views
Lula’s Brazil and Beyond: An Introduction 141 49
Lulismo, Petismo, and the Future of Brazilian Politics 107 25
Making Citizens: Brazilian Social Policy from Getúlio to Lula 98 111
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 91 12
The Participation of Civil Society in Lula’s Government 78 31
The Worker’s Party, from Contention to Public Action: A Case of Institutionalization 72 17
How Argentine Farmers Overpowered Monsanto: The Mobilization of Knowledge-users and Intellectual Property Regimes 67 9
Surviving Corruption in Brazil: Lula’s and Dilma’s Success Despite Corruption Allegations, and Its Consequences 65 18
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 58 65
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 50 26
Download top 10 - November 2014
Article Downloads Views
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 130 47
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 85 97
The Right in “New Left” Latin America 77 17
“Today There Are No Indigenous People” in Chile?: Connecting the Mapuche Struggle to Anti-Neoliberal Mobilizations in South America 63 9
Designing Cabinets: Presidential Politics and Ministerial Instability 63 32
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 50 15
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 40 28
Civil–Military Relations in Brazil: A Reassessment 40 25
Party Systems in Latin America after the Third Wave: A Critical Re-assessment 36 10
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 35 11
Download top 10 - October 2014
Article Downloads Views
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 176 47
Civil–Military Relations in Brazil: A Reassessment 167 26
Designing Cabinets: Presidential Politics and Ministerial Instability 77 16
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 64 94
Presidential Control of High Courts in Latin America: A Long-term View (1904-2006) 44 9
Pastor Paulo vs. Doctor Carlos: Professional Titles as Voting Heuristics in Brazil 42 13
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 40 15
Partisan Protesters and Nonpartisan Protests in Brazil 30 8
Does Women’s Presence Change Legislative Behavior? Evidence from Argentina, 1983–2007 29 16
Politics of the Periphery: An Introduction to Subnational Authoritarianism and Democratization in Latin America 28 24
Download top 10 - September 2014
Article Downloads Views
Designing Cabinets: Presidential Politics and Ministerial Instability 146 45
Civil–Military Relations in Brazil: A Reassessment 82 52
The Effects of Gubernatorial Influence and Political Careerism on Senatorial Voting Behavior: The Argentine Case 57 26
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 46 4
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 44 16
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 37 35
Political Appointments and Coalition Management in Brazil, 2007-2010 35 19
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 34 16
Presidential Control of High Courts in Latin America: A Long-term View (1904-2006) 34 8
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
Civil–Military Relations in Brazil: A Reassessment 67 78
Designing Cabinets: Presidential Politics and Ministerial Instability 57 42
The Legalization of Dispute Resolution in Mercosur 53 4
Partisan Protesters and Nonpartisan Protests in Brazil 48 18
Evaluating Theories of Decision-making on the Peruvian Constitutional Tribunal 40 24
Great Promise, but Poor Performance: Understanding the Collapse of Venezuela’s Causa Radical 39 28
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 37 28
Taxing with Dictators and Democrats: Regime Effects, Transfers and Revenue in Argentina’s Provinces 35 19
Pastor Paulo vs. Doctor Carlos: Professional Titles as Voting Heuristics in Brazil 31 53
Download top 10 - July 2014
Article Downloads Views
Partisan Protesters and Nonpartisan Protests in Brazil 90 18
Taxing with Dictators and Democrats: Regime Effects, Transfers and Revenue in Argentina’s Provinces 43 22
Determinants of Judicial Dissent in Contexts of Extreme Institutional Instability: The Case of Ecuador’s Constitutional Court 38 20
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 37 22
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 37 8
Subnational Electoral Contexts and Corruption in Mexico 32 26
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 29 15
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 26 27
Great Promise, but Poor Performance: Understanding the Collapse of Venezuela’s Causa Radical 24 19
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 21 3
Download top 10 - June 2014
Article Downloads Views
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 187 11
Partisan Protesters and Nonpartisan Protests in Brazil 180 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
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 41 23
Subnational Electoral Contexts and Corruption in Mexico 34 44
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 33 10
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 33 15
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 33 30
Great Promise, but Poor Performance: Understanding the Collapse of Venezuela’s Causa Radical 21 58
Download top 10 - May 2014
Article Downloads Views
Partisan Protesters and Nonpartisan Protests in Brazil 138 29
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 80 32
Subnational Electoral Contexts and Corruption in Mexico 74 33
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 63 15
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 48 22
Determinants of Judicial Dissent in Contexts of Extreme Institutional Instability: The Case of Ecuador’s Constitutional Court 44 25
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 43 40
The Media Politics of Latin America’s Leftist Governments 42 35
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 39 13
Download top 10 - April 2014
Article Downloads Views
Partisan Protesters and Nonpartisan Protests in Brazil 164 28
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
Great Promise, but Poor Performance: Understanding the Collapse of Venezuela’s Causa Radical 78 66
Subnational Electoral Contexts and Corruption in Mexico 69 28
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 55 44
Determinants of Judicial Dissent in Contexts of Extreme Institutional Instability: The Case of Ecuador’s Constitutional Court 47 38
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 42 13
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 30 14
How Argentine Farmers Overpowered Monsanto: The Mobilization of Knowledge-users and Intellectual Property Regimes 29 29
Download top 10 - March 2014
Article Downloads Views
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 173 35
How Argentine Farmers Overpowered Monsanto: The Mobilization of Knowledge-users and Intellectual Property Regimes 54 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
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 50 40
The Legalization of Dispute Resolution in Mercosur 48 26
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 47 13
“Should I Stay or Should I Go?” Explaining Political Ambition by Electoral Success in Brazil 47 30
Demise and Resurrection of a Dominant Party: Understanding the PRI’s Comeback in Mexico 46 23
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 39 19
Download top 10 - February 2014
Article Downloads Views
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 148 40
Ethnic Identity, Informal Institutions, and the Failure to Elect Women in Indigenous Southern Mexico 54 11
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 47 10
Demise and Resurrection of a Dominant Party: Understanding the PRI’s Comeback in Mexico 36 11
How Argentine Farmers Overpowered Monsanto: The Mobilization of Knowledge-users and Intellectual Property Regimes 36 44
Political Appointments and Coalition Management in Brazil, 2007-2010 35 6
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 34 14
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 33 12
Business, Economic Experts, and Conservative Party Building in Latin America: The Case of El Salvador 31 6
“Should I Stay or Should I Go?” Explaining Political Ambition by Electoral Success in Brazil 31 10
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 137 321
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
Tall, Grande, or Venti: Presidential Powers in the United States and Latin America 50 95
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 41 22
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 40 8
Democracy Against Parties? Party System Deinstitutionalization in Colombia 38 41


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