Professor of Political Science
Faculty Fellow
Faculty Committee
Working Paper Author
216 Hesburgh Center
574.631.7036

Selected Publications

Journal article
Michael Coppedge , , John Gerring, David Altman, Michael Bernhard, Steven Fish, Allen Hicken, Matthew Kroenig, Staffan I. Lindberg, Kelly Mcmann, Pamela Paxton, Holli A. Semetko, Svend-Erik Skaaning, Jeffrey Staton, Jan Teorell

“Conceptualizing and Measuring Democracy: A New Approach” (with John Gerring, David Altman, Michael Bernhard, Steven Fish, Allen Hicken, Matthew Kroenig, Staffan I. Lindberg, Kelly Mcmann, Pamela Paxton, Holli A. Semetko, Svend-Erik Skaaning, Jeffrey Staton, and Jan Teorell), Perspectives On Politics 9, 2 (June 2011)

Journal article
Michael Coppedge , , Daniel Brinks

“Diffusion Is No Illusion: Neighbor Emulation in the Third Wave of Democracy” (with Daniel Brinks), Comparative Political Studies (May 2006)

11 November 2016 to 12 November 2016
Current Research:

Varieties of Democracy; the conditions that promote stable democracy, especially in Latin America; and the factors that have shaped party systems in eleven Latin American countries, employing both case studies and quantitative analysis.

Research Areas:
Democratization, quality of democracy; Latin American parties and party systems; Venezuelan politics; Methodology of comparative politics