Schiumerini, Luis, and David A. Steinberg. Forthcoming. “The Black Market Blues: The Political Costs of Illicit Currency Markets." The Journal of Politics.

Reyes-Housholder, Catherine. Forthcoming. "A Theory of Gender’s Role on Presidential Approval Ratings in Corrupt Times." Political Research Quarterly

Cockerham, Alexandra G., Amanda Driscoll, and Joan V. Joseph. 2019. "“Going Public” in Comparative Perspective: Presidents’ Public Appeals under Pure Presidentialism." Presidential Studies Quarterly

Carlin, Ryan E. and Timothy Hellwig. Forthcoming. “Policy Regimes and Economic Accountability in Latin America.Comparative Political Studies . Replication files.

Carlin, Ryan E. and Timothy Hellwig. Forthcoming. “The World Economy, Political Control, and Presidential Success.” The Journal of Politics. Replication files.

Carlin, Ryan E., Gregory J. Love and Miguel Carreras. Forthcoming. “Presidents’ Sex and Popularity: Baselines, Dynamics, and Policy Performance.” British Journal of Political Science. Replication files.

Carlin, Ryan E., Jonathan Hartlyn, Timothy Hellwig, Gregory J. Love, Cecilia Martínez-Gallardo, and Matthew M. Singer. 2018. "Public support for Latin American presidents: The cyclical model in comparative perspective" Research and Politics 5(3):1-8, DOI: 10.1177/2053168018787690. Replication files.

Ahn, Natalie. "Expansions of Executive Authority: Government Leaders’ Near-Term Pressures and Long-Term Fates." PhD diss., UC Berkeley, 2018.

Love, Gregory J. and Leah C. Windsor. 2018. "Populism and Popular Support: Vertical Accountability, Exogenous Events, and Leader Discourse in Venezuela."  Political Research Quarterly, 71:3Replication files.

Shair-Rosenfield, Sarah and Alissandra T. Stoyan. 2018. "Gendered Opportunities and Constraints: How Executive Sex and Approval Influence Executive Decree Issuance." Political Research Quarterly, 71(3): 586-599.

Chasquetti, Daniel. "Tres experimentos constitucionales. El complejo proceso de diseño del Poder Ejecutivo en el Uruguay.Revista Uruguaya de Ciencia Política 27, no. 1 (2018): 41-64.

Ruth, Saskia Pauline. 2018. "Populism and the Erosion of Horizontal Accountability in Latin America." Political Studies, 66(2):356-75 .

Cupery,  David. "Yankee Go Home & The American Dream? Confronting the Puzzling Coexistence of Anti-American Elite Rhetoric and Pro-American Public Opinion in Latin America." The Latin Americanist Dec., 2016.

Pignataro, Adrián. "Lealtad y Castigo: Comprotamiento Electoral en Costa Rica." Revista Uruguaya de Ciencia Política, 26(2).

Newman, Katja. "Executive Power and Electoral Institutions in the Andes." Ph.D. Dissertation, UC Irvine, 2017.

Arnold, Christian, David Doyle, and Nina Wiesehomeier. 2017. "Presidents, Policy Compromise, and Legislative Success." The Journal of Politics, 79(2):380-395.

Carlin, Ryan E., Gregory J. Love, and Cecilia Martínez-Gallardo. "Security, Clarity of Responsibility, and Presidential Approval." Comparative Political Studies 48(4):438-463.

Carlin, Ryan E., Gregory J. Love, and Cecilia Martínez-Gallardo. "Cushioning the Fall: Scandals, Economic Conditions, and Executive Approval." Political Behavior, 37(1):109-130. Replication files.

Carlin, Ryan E. and Katherine H. Hunt. 2015. "Peasants, Bankers, or Piggybankers? The Economy an Presidential Popularity in Uruguay." Politica: Revista de Ciencia Politica 53(1):71-91.

Carlin, Ryan E., Cecilia Martínez-Gallardo, and Jonathan Hartlyn. 2012 "Executive Approval Dynamics under Alternative Democratic Regime Types." In Douglas Chalmers and Scott Mainwaring (eds.), Institutions and Democracy: Essays in Honor of Alfred Stepan. South Bend: University of Notre Dame Press.

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