• American military presence abroad: trends and analsysis 

      Stravers, Andrew Joel; 0000-0002-2458-2784 (2015-12-04)
      This paper examines one basic question: what explains trends in American military deployments abroad? In other words, why does the U.S. military establish a non- combat presence in particular countries and at particular ...
    • From Marxist-Leninism to market liberalism? : the varied adaptation of Latin America's leftist parties 

      Nogueira-Budny, Daniel (2013-05)
      There has been tremendous variation in the development trajectories of Latin America's leftist parties. Whereas some have successfully entrenched roots in society, built their party organization, and become relevant national ...
    • The division of labor in congressional campaigns 

      Miller, Kenneth Merrill; 0000-0002-5226-5671 (2017-08-10)
      This dissertation explains how candidates, parties, and independent groups have adjusted to the post-Citizens United campaign environment by dividing the labor of campaign communications. Using an original dataset of ...