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Downloads and abstract views 2015
Month Abstract views Article downloads
January 934 1307
February 1148 1373
March 1308 2269
April 1703 2410
May 1216 1741
June 993 1317
July 766 1210
August 1081 1582
September 970 1631
October 1222 1906
November 1254 1775
December 1484 2192
1289 1308
Download top 10 - December 2015
Article Downloads Views
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 182 12
Contentious Engagement: Understanding Protest Participation in Latin American Democracies 142 72
Democracy and Student Discontent: Chilean Student Protest in the Post-Pinochet Era 134 86
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 71 91
The Legalization of Dispute Resolution in Mercosur 63 13
Preferences on Redistribution in Fragmented Labor Markets in Latin America and the Caribbean 60 22
Measuring Institutional Trust: Evidence from Guyana 60 28
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 47 34
Civil–Military Relations in Brazil: A Reassessment 44 21
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 43 23
Download top 10 - November 2015
Article Downloads Views
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 110 140
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 107 79
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 79 35
Civil–Military Relations in Brazil: A Reassessment 62 39
Social Policy Commitment in South America. The Effect of Organized Labor on Social Spending from 1980 to 2010 59 21
Presidential Elections and Corruption Perceptions in Latin America 58 15
Party Systems in Latin America after the Third Wave: A Critical Re-assessment 56 14
The Media Politics of Latin America’s Leftist Governments 50 13
Low-Level Corruption Tolerance: An “Action-Based” Approach for Peru and Latin America 49 21
News Media Consumption and Political Behavior in Latin America 39 21
Download top 10 - October 2015
Article Downloads Views
News Media Consumption and Political Behavior in Latin America 117 29
Low-Level Corruption Tolerance: An “Action-Based” Approach for Peru and Latin America 93 23
NGOs, International Donors, and the Postmaterial Disjuncture in Latin America 84 19
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 82 104
Social Policy Commitment in South America. The Effect of Organized Labor on Social Spending from 1980 to 2010 74 37
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 54 33
Political Corruption and Partisan Engagement: Evidence from Brazil 54 25
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 51 27
Corruption in Latin America: Understanding the Perception–Exposure Gap 45 20
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 45 49
Download top 10 - September 2015
Article Downloads Views
Surviving Corruption in Brazil: Lula’s and Dilma’s Success Despite Corruption Allegations, and Its Consequences 206 9
Social Policy Commitment in South America. The Effect of Organized Labor on Social Spending from 1980 to 2010 96 39
Low-Level Corruption Tolerance: An “Action-Based” Approach for Peru and Latin America 70 23
News Media Consumption and Political Behavior in Latin America 60 29
How Sustainable is Democratic Innovation? Tracking Neighborhood Councils in Montevideo 53 23
NGOs, International Donors, and the Postmaterial Disjuncture in Latin America 52 31
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 51 63
Tall, Grande, or Venti: Presidential Powers in the United States and Latin America 48 35
Party Systems in Latin America after the Third Wave: A Critical Re-assessment 46 16
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 45 19
Download top 10 - August 2015
Article Downloads Views
Surviving Corruption in Brazil: Lula’s and Dilma’s Success Despite Corruption Allegations, and Its Consequences 86 8
Partisan Protesters and Nonpartisan Protests in Brazil 78 28
News Media Consumption and Political Behavior in Latin America 58 0
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 46 35
Rethinking Democratic Governance: State Building, Autonomy, and Accountability in Correa’s Ecuador 44 26
The Evolution of Theories about the Brazilian Multiparty Presidential System 43 15
Presidential Elections and Corruption Perceptions in Latin America 42 19
NGOs, International Donors, and the Postmaterial Disjuncture in Latin America 41 0
Political Corruption and Partisan Engagement: Evidence from Brazil 40 23
Social Policy Commitment in South America. The Effect of Organized Labor on Social Spending from 1980 to 2010 34 18
Download top 10 - July 2015
Article Downloads Views
Partisan Protesters and Nonpartisan Protests in Brazil 87 17
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 48 13
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 48 25
Great Promise, but Poor Performance: Understanding the Collapse of Venezuela’s Causa Radical 38 12
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 35 31
Rethinking Democratic Governance: State Building, Autonomy, and Accountability in Correa’s Ecuador 34 10
Contracting, Contesting, and Co-Optation: Civil Society Organizations’ Strategies under New Institutional Arrangements in Brazil 32 17
Politics of the Periphery: An Introduction to Subnational Authoritarianism and Democratization in Latin America 31 10
Presidential Control of High Courts in Latin America: A Long-term View (1904-2006) 30 9
Let’s Blame Everyone: Executive and Legislative Evaluations of Economic Performance in Brazil and Chile 29 2
Download top 10 - June 2015
Article Downloads Views
Presidential Control of High Courts in Latin America: A Long-term View (1904-2006) 54 7
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 47 71
Let’s Blame Everyone: Executive and Legislative Evaluations of Economic Performance in Brazil and Chile 41 6
Rethinking Democratic Governance: State Building, Autonomy, and Accountability in Correa’s Ecuador 40 23
“Today There Are No Indigenous People” in Chile?: Connecting the Mapuche Struggle to Anti-Neoliberal Mobilizations in South America 37 17
Political Corruption and Partisan Engagement: Evidence from Brazil 37 29
Presidential Elections and Corruption Perceptions in Latin America 37 16
Contracting, Contesting, and Co-Optation: Civil Society Organizations’ Strategies under New Institutional Arrangements in Brazil 34 23
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 34 8
Surviving Corruption in Brazil: Lula’s and Dilma’s Success Despite Corruption Allegations, and Its Consequences 31 11
Download top 10 - May 2015
Article Downloads Views
Let’s Blame Everyone: Executive and Legislative Evaluations of Economic Performance in Brazil and Chile 80 6
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 72 46
Rethinking Democratic Governance: State Building, Autonomy, and Accountability in Correa’s Ecuador 64 29
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 62 21
Contracting, Contesting, and Co-Optation: Civil Society Organizations’ Strategies under New Institutional Arrangements in Brazil 53 29
Political Corruption and Partisan Engagement: Evidence from Brazil 49 21
Lulismo, Petismo, and the Future of Brazilian Politics 48 12
The Evolution of Theories about the Brazilian Multiparty Presidential System 46 15
Presidential Elections and Corruption Perceptions in Latin America 44 22
Michelle Bachelet’s Government: The Paradoxes of a Chilean President 43 13
Download top 10 - April 2015
Article Downloads Views
Presidential Elections and Corruption Perceptions in Latin America 295 41
Institutional Reform and Rights Revolutions in Latin America: The Cases of Costa Rica and Colombia 197 32
Regulatory Agencies and Courts in the South: The Overlaps in Colombian Water Regulation 115 27
Rethinking Democratic Governance: State Building, Autonomy, and Accountability in Correa’s Ecuador 106 49
Contracting, Contesting, and Co-Optation: Civil Society Organizations’ Strategies under New Institutional Arrangements in Brazil 93 44
The Evolution of Theories about the Brazilian Multiparty Presidential System 92 42
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 80 100
Political Corruption and Partisan Engagement: Evidence from Brazil 80 40
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 68 42
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 48 19
Download top 10 - March 2015
Article Downloads Views
The Ideological “Coherence” of the Brazilian Party System, 1990-2009 470 7
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 104 98
The Media Politics of Latin America’s Leftist Governments 100 12
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 84 50
Surviving Corruption in Brazil: Lula’s and Dilma’s Success Despite Corruption Allegations, and Its Consequences 74 24
The Evolution of Theories about the Brazilian Multiparty Presidential System 67 14
Lula’s Brazil and Beyond: An Introduction 60 22
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 56 14
Rethinking Democratic Governance: State Building, Autonomy, and Accountability in Correa’s Ecuador 49 14
Politics of the Periphery: An Introduction to Subnational Authoritarianism and Democratization in Latin America 46 26
Download top 10 - February 2015
Article Downloads Views
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 67 70
Lulismo, Petismo, and the Future of Brazilian Politics 58 36
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 54 31
Surviving Corruption in Brazil: Lula’s and Dilma’s Success Despite Corruption Allegations, and Its Consequences 47 28
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 46 15
Lula’s Brazil and Beyond: An Introduction 39 12
“Today There Are No Indigenous People” in Chile?: Connecting the Mapuche Struggle to Anti-Neoliberal Mobilizations in South America 36 9
The Worker’s Party, from Contention to Public Action: A Case of Institutionalization 34 31
Making Citizens: Brazilian Social Policy from Getúlio to Lula 33 21
Corruption in Latin America: Understanding the Perception–Exposure Gap 33 24
Download top 10 - January 2015
Article Downloads Views
Evade, Corrupt, or Confront? Organized Crime and the State in Brazil and Mexico 76 65
Lula’s Brazil and Beyond: An Introduction 66 19
Surviving Corruption in Brazil: Lula’s and Dilma’s Success Despite Corruption Allegations, and Its Consequences 62 50
The Participation of Civil Society in Lula’s Government 56 16
Making Citizens: Brazilian Social Policy from Getúlio to Lula 55 37
Michelle Bachelet’s Government: The Paradoxes of a Chilean President 48 16
Lulismo, Petismo, and the Future of Brazilian Politics 47 18
Tall, Grande, or Venti: Presidential Powers in the United States and Latin America 43 91
Compulsory for Whom? Mandatory Voting and Electoral Participation in Brazil, 1986-2006 35 16
The Mechanics of Regime Instability in Latin America 33 4


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