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Michael Alvarez

Associate Professor
  • E-mailMichael.Alvarez@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 21 35+47 456 32 927
  • Visitor Address
    Christies gate 15
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7802
    5020 BERGEN

Democracy and Democratization Studies

Political Economy

Political Research Methodology

Reader opinion piece
  • 2012. Prediksjoner. Bergens Tidende.
  • 2012. Historien er ikke irrelevant. Bergens Tidende. B27.
Thesis at a second degree level
  • 2005. Motives in Development Policy, whose are they really? A study of the administration`s role in Norwegian development policy.
  • 2005. Institutionalizing opposition in Neo-patrimonial Regimes: Renamo in Mozambique.
  • 2005. Explaining the Failure of the Algerian Transition, 1994-1995: A Rational Choice Approach.
  • 2005. Defining, measuring and explaining political regimes: Central America 1950-2000.
  • 2004. Desarollo con Equidad. Pro-Poor Policies during the Aylwin Government 1990-1994.
Masters thesis
  • 2019. Hit ‘em Where It Hurts: Measuring and Testing the Impact of Economic Nonviolent Strategies on Democratization.
  • 2008. From Maximalist Absolutism towards Pragmatic Opportunism - Explaining Hamas' Electoral Participation.
  • 2006. Durable peace following civil war: Testing the importance of security: Guarantees and institutional settlement arrangements.
  • 2005. The state and economic development: understanding neoliberalism versus interventionist approaches.
  • 2005. Politisering av FNs humanitære aktører i komplekse politiske kriser.
  • 2005. Governance and HIV/AIDS in South Africa and Uganda.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • 2016. The Struggle between Liberalism and Social Democracy. 22 pages.
  • 2010. Presidential and Democratic Breakdowns in Latin America: Similar Causes, Different Outcomes. 20 pages.

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