In addition to a broad range of books, faculty members in the Department of Political Science publish their scholarship in leading journals and other publications. Below is a sampling of select faculty articles.

Albertus, Michael and Victor Gay. "Unlikely Democrats: Economic Elite Uncertainty Under Dictatorship and Support for Democratization." Forthcoming. American Journal of Political Science.

Albertus, Michael, Thomas Brambor and Ricardo Ceneviva. "Land Inequality and Rural Unrest: Theory and Evidence from Brazil." Forthcoming. Journal of Conflict Resolution.

Albertus, Michael and Victor Menaldo. "Capital in the Twenty-First Century–In the Rest of the World." 2016. Annual Review of Political Science 19: 49-66.

Albertus, Michael, Beatriz Magaloni, Barry Weingast, and Alberto Diaz-Cayeros. "Authoritarian Survival and Poverty Traps: Land Reform in Mexico." 2016. World Development 77: 154-70.

Carson, Austin and Keren Yarhi-Milo. "Covert Communication: The Intelligibility and Credibility of Signaling in Secret." Forthcoming. Security Studies.

Carson, Austin. "Facing Off and Saving Face: Covert Intervention and Escalation Management in the Korean War." 2016. International Organization 70(01): 103-31.

Gulotty, Robert and Judith Goldstein. "The Limits of International Reform in the United States and the Global Trade Regime." 2016. The Oxford Handbook of Historical Institutionalism. Edited by O. Fioretos, T. G. Falleti, and A. Sheingate.

Howell, William, D. Alexander, and C. Berry. "Distributive Politics and Legislator Ideology." 2016. Journal of Politics 78(1): 214-31.

Kasimis, Demetra. "Plato’s Open Secret." 2016. Contemporary Political Theory 1-19.

Landauer, Matthew. "Democratic Theory and the Athenian Public Sphere." Forthcoming. Polis.

Landauer, Matthew. "Wrong Footed." Forthcoming. Critical Review.

Lessing, Benjamin. "Logics of Violence in Criminal War." Forthcoming. Journal of Conflict Resolution.

Markell, Patchen. "Domestic Analogies and Household Politics: A Comment on Patricia Owens’s Economy of Force." 2016. Security Dialogue 47(3): 193–200.

Markell, Patchen. "Unexpected Paths: On Political Theory and History." 2016. Theory & Event 19(1).

McCormick, John. "Faulty Foundings and Failed Reformers in Machiavelli’s Florentine Histories." Forthcoming. American Political Science Review.

Mearsheimer, John J. and Stephen M. Walt. "The Case for Offshore Balancing." 2016. Foreign Affairs 95(4): 70-83.

Mearsheimer, John J. "Defining a New Security Architecture for Europe that Brings Russia in from the Cold." 2016. Military Review  96(3): 27-31.

Mearsheimer, John J. "Benign Hegemony." 2016. International Studies Review 18(1): 1-3.

Nalepa, Monika. "Agenda Setting: the Third Pathway to Voting Unity. Evidence from the Polish Parliament." Forthcoming. Studies in Logic, Grammar and Rhetoric.

Nalepa, Monika. "Party Institutionalization and Legislative Organization: The Evolution of Agenda Power in the Polish Parliament." 2016. The Journal of Comparative Politics.

Patty, John and Sean Gailmard. "Participation, Process, & Policy: The Informational Value of Politicized Judicial Review." Forthcoming. Journal of Public Policy.

Patty, John. "Signaling Through Obstruction." 2016. American Journal of Political Science 60(1):174-89.

Penn, Elizabeth. "Inequality, Social Context, and Value Divergence." Forthcoming. Journal of Politics.

Penn, Elizabeth. "Engagement, Disengagement, or Exit: A Theory of Equilibrium Associations." 2016. American Journal of Political Science 60(2).

Poast, Paul and Matthew DiGiuseppe. "Arms versus Democratic Allies." Forthcoming. British Journal of Political Science.

Poast, Paul, Chris Kaoutzanis and Johannes Urpelainen. "Not Letting 'Bad Apples' Spoil the Bunch: Democratization and Strict International Organization Accession Rules." Forthcoming. Review of International Organization.

Poast, Paul, Michael Horowitz, and Allan Stam. "Domestic Signaling of Commitment Credibility: Military Recruitment and Alliance Formation." Forthcoming. Journal of Conflict Resolution.

Poast, Paul and David Carter. "Why Do States Build Walls?" Forthcoming. Journal of Conflict Resolution.

Poast, Paul and Benjamin Fordham. "All Alliances are Multilateral: Rethinking Alliance Formation." Forthcoming. Journal of Conflict Resolution.

Staniland, Paul. "Armed Politics and the Study of Instra State Conflict." Journal of Peace Research. 2017.

Staniland, Paul and Vipin Narang. "Democratic Accountability and Foreign Security Policy: Theory and Evidence from India." Security Studies. 2018

Staniland, Paul and Adnan Naseemullah. "Indirect Rule and Varieties of Governance." 2016. Governance 29(1): 13-30.

Tarcov, Nathan. "Leo Strauss and American Conservative Thought and Politics." Forthcoming. Nomos.

Yang, Dali, Ernan Cui, Ran Tao, and Travis J. Warner. "How Do Land Takings Affect Political Trust in Rural China?" Forthcoming. Political Studies.