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New publications

Special issue of French Politics on the 2017 Presidential and Legislative Elections in France, Volume 15, Issue 3, September 2017, with contributions from Yves Mény, Catherine Achin and Sandrine Lévêque, Emmanuelle Schön-Quinlivan, Florent Gougou and Simon Persico, Jocelyn Evans and Gilles Ivaldi, Cristina Bucur, and Florent Gougou and Nicolas Sauger. See http://www.palgrave.com/gp/journal/41253/volumes-issues/latest-issue

Martin Carrier, Executive Politics in Semi-presidential European Regimes, 2016, Lexington Books: Lanham, MA.

Manuel Alcántara, Jean Blondel, and Jean-Louis Thiébault (eds.), Presidents and Democracy in Latin America, Routledge, 2017.

Miguel Carreras, ‘Presidential Institutions and Electoral Participation in Concurrent Elections in Latin America’, Political Studies, Online First, DOI 10.1177/0032321717723502.

Michael Novak, Choosing presidents: Symbols of political leadership, 2nd ed., Routledge, 2017.

Joel Moses, ‘Political Rivalry and Conflict in Putin’s Russia’, Europe-Asia Studies, Vol. 69, No. 6, August 2017, pp. 961–988.

Linda L. Fowler, Bryan W. Marshall, ‘Veto-Proof Majorities, Legislative Procedures, and Presidential Decisions, 1981–2008’, Political Research Quarterly, Volume 70, Issue 2, June 2017, pp. 348-362.

Virgílio Afonso da Silva, ‘Book Review: Making Brazil Work: Checking the President in a Multiparty System’, International Journal of Constitutional Law, (2017) 15 (2): 519.

Carlos Pereira, Mariana Batista, Sérgio Praça, and Felix Lopez, ‘ Watchdogs in Our Midst: How Presidents Monitor Coalitions in Brazil’s Multiparty Presidential Regime’, Latin American Politics and Society, Volume 59, Issue 3, Fall 2017, pp. 27–47.

Leonardo Avritzer, ‘The Rousseff impeachment and the crisis of democracy in Brazil’, Critical Policy Studies, Online First,

Direnç Kanol and George Pirishis, ‘The role of voters’ economic evaluations in February 2013 presidential elections in the Republic of Cyprus’, Comparative European Politics, vol. 15, no. 4, June 2017, pp. 518-532.

Jörg Michael Dostal, ‘ South Korean Presidential Politics Turns Liberal: Transformative Change or Business as Usual?’, Political Quarterly, Volume 88, Issue 3, July–September 2017, pp. 480–491.

Loammi Wolf, ‘The Removal from Office of a President: Reflections on Section 89 of the Constitution’ South African Law Journal, Vol. 134, Issue 1 (2017), pp. 1-33.

Mohammad Bashir Mobasher, ‘Electoral Choices, Ethnic Accommodations, and the Consolidation of Coalitions: Critiquing the Runoff Clause of the Afghan Constitution’ Washington International Law Journal, Vol. 26, Issue 3 (June 2017), pp. 413-462.

Talitha Espiritu, Passionate Revolutions: The Media and the Rise and Fall of the Marcos Regime, 2017, Ohio University Press.

Ana L. Mallen and Maria Pilar García-Guadilla, Venezuela’s Polarized Politics: The Paradox of Direct Democracy Under Chávez, Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2017.

New publications

Veronica Anghel, ‘”Why Can’t We Be Friends?” The Coalition Potential of Presidents in Semi-presidential Republics — Insights from Romania’, East European Politics and Societies, First Published 24 Aug 2017.

Thomas Sedelius and Jenny Åberg, ‘Eastern Europe’s semi-presidential regimes’, in Adam Fagan & Petr Kopecky (eds.), The Routledge Handbook of East European Politics, London: Routledge, 2017.

Lee Savage, ‘How and when do presidents influence the duration of coalition bargaining in semi-presidential systems?’, European Journal of Political Research, early view DOI: 10.1111/1475-6765.12227.

Steffen Ganghof, ‘ A new political system model: Semi-parliamentary government’, European Journal of Political Research, early view DOI: 10.1111/1475-6765.12224.

M.A Mohamed Salih, ‘ African Presidentialism Revisited: Between “Big Man Metaphor” and Institutional Politics’, in Said Adejumobi (ed.), Voice and Power in Africa’s Democracy: Institutions, Participation and Accountability, London: Routledge, 2017.

John Gasu, ‘Presidentialism in Ghana: Examining Institutional Effectiveness for Horizontal Accountability between the Legislature and the Executive’, in Said Adejumobi (ed.), Voice and Power in Africa’s Democracy: Institutions, Participation and Accountability, London: Routledge, 2017.

George Kieh, Jr., ‘The Presidency and Democratic Developmentalism in Southern Africa’, in Said Adejumobi (ed.), Voice and Power in Africa’s Democracy: Institutions, Participation and Accountability, London: Routledge, 2017.

Fiona Hill and Clifford G. Gaddy, Mr. Putin: Operative in the Kremlin, 2017, Brookings Institution Press.

Daniel Treisman (ed.), The New Autocracy: Information, Politics, and Policy in Putin’s Russia, Brookings Institution Press.

Valentina Rita Scotti, ‘Presidentialism in Turkey. A first appraisal of 2017 Constitutional Reform’, Vol 30 No 2 (2017): DPCE Online 2-2017, available at: http://www.dpceonline.it/index.php/dpceonline/issue/view/31

Canan Aslan Akman and Pınar Akçalı, ‘Changing the system through instrumentalizing weak political institutions: the quest for a presidential system in Turkey in historical and comparative perspective’, Turkish Studies, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14683849.2017.1347508

The Five Faces of the President: Leadership, Presidentialism, and Public Policy in Brazil, special issue of Policy Studies, vol. 38, no. 7, 2017.

Anibal Francisco Gauna, ‘Revisiting the Issue of Democratic Deterioration in Venezuela, 1974–1998’, Journal of Politics in Latin America, 1/2017: 33-58, available at: http://journals.giga-hamburg.de/index.php/jpla/article/view/2152/1460

Christina Xydias, ‘Citizens, Domestic Institutions, and International Organizations: Recent Financial Crises in Greece and Iceland’, Polity, https://doi.org/10.1086/693452.

New publications

Paul Chaisty and Svitlana Chernykh, ‘How Do Minority Presidents Manage Multiparty Coalitions? Identifying and Analyzing the Payoffs to Coalition Parties in Presidential Systems’, Political Research Quarterly, online first, available at: http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/1065912917715912

Thomas Sedelius and Jonas Linde, ‘Unravelling semi-presidentialism: democracy and government performance in four distinct regime types’, Democratization, online first.

Petra Schleiter and Edward Morgan-Jones, ‘Presidents, Assembly Dissolution, and the Electoral Performance of Prime Ministers’, Comparative Political Studies, online first.

Brandon Rottinghaus and Justin S. Vaughn, ‘Presidential Greatness and Political Science: Assessing the 2014 APSA Presidents and Executive Politics Section Presidential Greatness Survey’, PS: Political Science & Politics, Volume 50, Issue 3, July 2017, pp. 824-830.

Eduardo Alemán and Marisa Kellam, ‘The nationalization of presidential elections in the Americas’, Electoral Studies, Volume 47, June 2017, pp. 125-135.

Mark Bennister, Paul ‘t Hart, and Ben Worthy (eds.), The Leadership Capital Index: A New Perspective on Political Leadership, Oxford, Oxford University Press.

Mindaugas Jurkynas, ‘The parliamentary election in Lithuania, October 2016’, Electoral Studies, Volume 47, June 2017, pp. 46-50.

Kai M. Thaler, ‘Nicaragua: A Return to Caudillismo’, Journal of Democracy, vol. 28 no. 2, 2017, pp. 157-169.

Nic Cheeseman, Gabrielle Lynch, and Justin Willis, ‘Ghana: The Ebbing Power of Incumbency’, Journal of Democracy, vol. 28 no. 2, 2017, pp. 92-104.

Sheriff Kora and Momodou N. Darboe, ‘The Gambia’s Electoral Earthquake’, Journal of Democracy, vol. 28 no. 2, 2017, pp. 147-156.

Edward Goldring and Michael Wahman, ‘Democracy in Reverse: The 2016 General Election in Zambia’, Africa Spectrum, 2016, 51, 3, 107-121.

Stef Vandeginste, ‘Legal Loopholes and the Politics of Executive Term Limits: Insights from Burundi’, Africa Spectrum, 2016, 51, 2, 39-63.

Ryan Gibb, ‘The Elections in Uganda, February 2016’, Africa Spectrum, 2016, 51, 2, 93-101.

New publications

Cristina Bucur, ‘Cabinet Ministers under Competing Pressures: Presidents, Prime Ministers, and Political Parties in Semi-Presidential Systems,” Comparative European Politics, 2017, 15(2): 180-203.

Nic Cheeseman, ‘Patrons, Parties, Political Linkage, and the Birth of Competitive-Authoritarianism in Africa’, African Studies Review, Volume 59, Number 3, December 2016, pp. 181-200.

Aníbal Pérez-Liñán and John Polga-Hecimovich, ‘Explaining military coups and impeachments in Latin America’, Democratization, Volume 24, Issue 5, 2017, pp. 839-858.

Eduardo Alemán and Marisa Kellam, ‘The nationalization of presidential elections in the Americas’, Electoral Studies, Volume 47, June 2017, pp. 125-135.

Łukasz Jakubiak, ‘The systems of government of Senegal and Ivory Coast. Comparative analysis’, Politeja – Pismo Wydzialu Studiow Miedzynarodowych i Politycznych Uniwersytetu Jagiellonskiego, 2016, no. 42, pp. 247-261.

Piyadasa Edirisuriya, ‘The Rise and Grand Fall of Sri Lanka’s Mahinda Rajapaksa: The End of an Era?’, Asian Survey, Vol. 57 No. 2, March/April 2017, pp. 211-228.

Raymond Kuhn, ‘The mediatization of presidential leadership in France: The contrasting cases of Nicolas Sarkozy and François Hollande’, French Politics, April 2017, Volume 15, Issue 1, pp 57–74.

Matthew Laing and Brendan McCaffrie, ‘The Impossible Leadership Situation? Analyzing Success for Disjunctive Presidents’, Presidential Studies Quarterly, 2017, 47: 255-276.

Jonathan Lewallen, ‘The Issue Politics of Presidential Veto Threats’, Presidential Studies Quarterly, Vol. 47, No. 2, June 2017, 277-292.

Erdem Aytaç and Ali Çarkoğlu, A. ‘Presidents Shaping Public Opinion in Parliamentary Democracies: A Survey Experiment in Turkey’, Political Behavior (2017). doi:10.1007/s11109-017-9404-x.

Behar Selimi, ‘The President’s Role on National Security Policies – the Case of Kosovo’, International Journal of Social Science Studies, vol. 5, no. 4, URL: https://doi.org/10.11114/ijsss.v5i4.2261

Thiago Silva and Guy D. Whitten, ‘Clarity of Responsibility and Vote Choice’, in Kai Arzheimer, Jocelyn Evans, Michael S. Lewis-Beck (eds.), The SAGE Handbook of Electoral Behaviour, London, Sage, 2017, pp. 80-91.

Julia Macdonald, Jacquelyn Schneider, ‘Presidential Risk Orientation and Force Employment Decisions’, Journal of Conflict Resolution, Vol. 61, Issue 3, 2017, pp. 511-536.

Steven J. Brams and D. Marc Kilgour, ‘Paths to victory in presidential elections: the setup power of noncompetitive states’, Public Choice, 2017, 170(1): 99-113.

Gi-Wook Shin, Rennie J. Moon, ‘South Korea in 2016: Political Leadership in Crisis’, Asian Survey, Vol. 57 No. 1, January/February 2017, pp. 103-110.

Dennis V. Hickey, Emerson M. S. Niou, ‘Taiwan in 2016: A New Era?’, Asian Survey, Vol. 57 No. 1, January/February 2017, pp. 111-118.

Carolina G. Hernandez, ‘The Philippines in 2016: The Year That Shook the World’, Asian Survey, Vol. 57 No. 1, January/February 2017, pp. 135-141.

Marcus Mietzner, ‘Indonesia in 2016: Jokowi’s Presidency between Elite Consolidation and Extra-Parliamentary Opposition’, Asian Survey, Vol. 57 No. 1, January/February 2017, pp. 165-172.

Aries A. Arugay, ‘The Philippines in 2016:The Electoral Earthquake and its Aftershocks’, Southeast Asian Affairs, Volume 2017, pp. 277-296.

Dennis Shoesmith, ‘Timor-Leste in 2016: Redefining Democracy’, Southeast Asian Affairs, Volume 2017, pp. 387-404.

New publications

Anna Fruhstorfer, ‘Paradoxes of Constitutional Politics in the Post-Soviet Space’, 2017 U. Ill. L. Rev. 767 (2017), pp. 767-790.

Verónica Montecinos (ed.), Women Presidents and Prime Ministers in Post-Transition Democracies’, Palgrave, 2017.

Allison McCulloch and John McGarry (eds.), Power Sharing: Empirical and Normative Challenges, Routledge, 2017.

Benjamin Reilly, ‘An Elephant’s Graveyard? Democracy and Development in East Asia’, Government and Opposition, Volume 52, Issue 1 January 2017, pp. 162-183.

Mathew Y. H. Wong, ‘Presidentialism and Parliamentarism’, in Mathew Y. H. Wong, Comparative Hong Kong Politics: A Guidebook for Students and Researchers, Springer, 2017, pp. 139-154.

Enes Kulenović and Krešimir Petković,, ‘The Croatian Princes: Power, Politics and Vision (1990-2011)’, Croatian Political Science Review, Vol. 53, No. 4, 2016, pp. 105-131.

André Borges and Mathieu Turgeon, ‘Presidential coattails in coalitional presidentialism’, Party Politics , First published date: April-06-2017, DOI 10.1177/1354068817702283.

Christopher A Martínez, ‘Presidential survival in South America: Rethinking the role of democracy’, International Political Science Review, Volume: 38 issue: 1, pp. 40-55.

Octavio Amorim Neto, ‘A crise política brasileira de 2015-2016 Diagnóstico, sequelas e profilaxia’ (The 2015-2016 Brazilian political crisis: diagnostic, lessons and prophylaxis), Relações Internacionais  no. 52, 2017. Available at: http://www.scielo.mec.pt/pdf/ri/n52/n52a04.pdf

Special issue, The Five Faces of the President: Leadership, Presidentialism, and Public Policy in Brazil, five articles, Policy Studies, Vol. 38, No. 3, 2017.

Marcus André Melo and Carlos Pereira, ‘The Governance of Infrastructure in Multiparty Presidentialism’, in Kai Wegrich, Genia Kostka, and Gerhard Hammerschmid (eds.), The Governance of Infrastructure, Oxford University Press, 2017, pp. 225-249.

Jean Blondel, ‘Viewing African Presidencies Concretely and Positively: Six Case-Studies as Examples’, in Philipp Harfst, Ina Kubbe, and Thomas Poguntke (eds.), Parties, Governments and Elites: The Comparative Study of Democracy, Springer, pp. 153-180.

Jessica Fortin-Rittberger, ‘Strong Presidents for Weak States. How Weak State Capacity Fosters Vertically Concentrated Executives’, in Philipp Harfst, Ina Kubbe, and Thomas Poguntke (eds.), Parties, Governments and Elites: The Comparative Study of Democracy, Springer, pp. 205-226.

Titin Purwaningsih and Septi Nur Wijayant, ‘Concurrent Election in Indonesian Politics: Opportunities and Challenges of Political Perspective’, Journal of Asian Review of Public Affairs and Policy, vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 26-44, available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.222.99/arpap/2017.09

Gary Schmitt, Joseph M. Bessette, and Andrew E. Busch (eds.), The Imperial Presidency and the Constitution, Rowman and Littlefield, 2017.

New publications

Christian Arnold, David Doyle, Nina Wiesehomeier, “Presidents, Policy Compromise, and Legislative Success,” The Journal of Politics, Ahead of print.

Scott Newton, The Constitutional Systems of the Independent Central Asian States: Contextual Analysis, Oxford: Hart, 2017.

David Castaño, ‘To the barracks: The President, the military and democratic consolidation in Portugal (1976–1980)’, European Review of History: Revue Européenne D’histoire Vol. 24, No. 1, 2017, 1-16.

Aníbal Cavaco Silva, Quinta-Feira e Outros Dias, Lisboa, Porto Editora, 2017.

Santiago Basabe-Serrano, ‘The Different Faces of Presidentialism: Conceptual Debate and Empirical Findings in Eighteen Latin American Countries’, Revista Española de Investigaciones Sociológicas, 157: 3-22, (http://dx.doi.org/10.5477/cis/reis.157.3)

Gabriel L. Negretto, ‘Transformaciones del poder presidencial en América Latina. Una evaluación de las reformas recientes’, in Gerardo Esquivel, Francisco Ibarra Palafox, Pedro Salazar Ugarte (eds.), Cien ensayos para el centenario. Constitución Política de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos, tomo 4: Estudios políticos, available at: http://bit.ly/2mbEbkz

Fernando Meireles, ‘Oversized Government Coalitions in Latin America’ Brazilian Political Science Review, 10(3), 2016, Available from <http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1981- 38212016000300201&lng=en&nrm=iso>. access on 24 Feb. 2017. Epub Dec 12, 2016. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1981-38212016000300001

Mark A W Deng, ‘Defining the Nature and Limits of Presidential Powers in the Transitional Constitution of South Sudan: A Politically Contentious Matter for the New Nation’, Journal of African Law, 2017, pp. 1–17, doi: 10.1017/S0021855317000031.

Johan Engvall, ‘From Monopoly to Competition: Constitutions and Rent Seeking in Kyrgyzstan’, Problems of Post-Communism, Pages 1-13, Published online: 10 Feb 2017.

Jungsub Shin and Sungsoo Kim, ‘Issue competition and presidential debates in multiparty systems: evidence from the 2002, 2007, and 2012 Korean presidential elections’, Asian Journal of Communication, Pages 1-17, Published online: 05 Jan 2017.

Special issue, The Early Duterte Presidency in the Philippines, Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs, vol. 35, no. 3, 2017. Available at: https://journals.sub.uni-hamburg.de/giga/jsaa

Lina Klymenko, ‘Nation-building and presidential rhetoric in Belarus’, Journal of Language and Politics, Volume 15, Issue 6, 2016, pp. 727-747.

Erdem Aytaç, Ali Çarkoğlu, and Kerem Yıldırım, ‘Taking Sides: Determinants of Support for a Presidential System in Turkey’, South European Society and Politics, pp. 1-20, Published online: 24 Jan 2017.

Amnon Cavari, The Party Politics of Presidential Rhetoric, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017.

Michael A. Genovese, David Gray Adler, The War Power in an Age of Terrorism: Debating Presidential Power, London: Palgrave, 2017.

Kim Fridkin, Patrick Kenney, Amanda Wintersieck, Jill Carle, ‘The Upside of the Long Campaign: How Presidential Elections Engage the Electorate’, American Politics Research, vol. 45, no. 2, 2017, pp. 186-223.

Ronald J. McGauvran and Matthew Eshbaugh-Soha, ‘Presidential Speeches Amid a More Centralized and Unified Congress’, Congress & The Presidency Vol. 44 , No. 1, 2017, pp. 55-76.

Linda L. Fowler, Bryan W. Marshall, ‘Veto-Proof Majorities, Legislative Procedures, and Presidential Decisions, 1981–2008’, Political Research Quarterly, First published date: February-15-2017.

Christopher P. Banks, ‘Of White Whales, Obamacare, and the Robert’s Court: The Republican Attempts to Harpoon Obama’s Presidential Legacy’, PS: Political Science and Politics, Volume 50, Issue 1 January 2017, pp. 40-43.

Gunn Enli, ‘Twitter as arena for the authentic outsider: exploring the social media campaigns of Trump and Clinton in the 2016 US presidential election’, European Journal of Communication’, Vol 32, Issue 1, 2017, pp. 50-61.

Neal Devins, ‘The Erosion of Congressional Checks on Presidential Power’, (2017). Popular Media. 405. h p://scholarship.law.wm.edu/popular_media/405

Jorge M. Fernandes and Carlos Jalali, ‘A Resurgent Presidency? Portuguese Semi- Presidentialism and the 2016 Elections’, South European Society and Politics. Online first.

New publications

Robert Elgie, ‘Varieties of Presidentialism and Leadership Outcomes’, Daedalus, Volume 145, Number 3; Summer 2016, pp. 57-68.

Eugene Huskey, ‘Authoritarian Leadership in the Post-Communist World’, Daedalus, Volume 145, Number 3; Summer 2016, pp. 69-82.

Magna Inácio and Mariana Llanos, ‘The Institutional Presidency in Latin America.: A Comparative Analysis’, Presidential Studies Quarterly, online first.

Henry Hale, ‘Constitutional Performance after Communism: Implications for Ukraine’, in Henry Hale, Robert Orttung (eds.), Beyond the Euromaidan: Comparative Perspectives on Advancing Reform in Ukraine, Stanford University Press, 2016.

Łukasz Jakubiak, ‘The systems of government of Senegal and Ivory Coast. Comparative analysis’, Politeja – Pismo Wydzialu Studiow Miedzynarodowych i Politycznych Uniwersytetu Jagiellonskiego, 42, pp. 247-261.

Kristen A. Harkness, ‘Military loyalty and the failure of democratization in Africa: how ethnic armies shape the capacity of presidents to defy term limits’, Democratization, 2016, DOI: 10.1080/13510347.2016.1241244

The struggle over term limits in Africa:
Brett L. Carter, ‘How international pressure can help’, Journal of Democracy, vol. 27 no. 3, 2016, pp. 36-50.
Janette Yarwood, ‘The power of protest’, Journal of Democracy, vol. 27 no. 3, 2016, pp. 51-60.
Filip Reyntjens, ‘A new look at the evidence’, Journal of Democracy, vol. 27 no. 3, 2016, pp. 61-68.

Karel Kouba, ‘Party Institutionalization and the removal of presidential term limits In Latin America’, Revista de Ciencia Política, Volume 36, No 2, 2016, pp. 433-457.

Javier Corrales, ‘Can Anyone Stop the President? Power Asymmetries and Term Limits in Latin America, 1984–2016’, Latin American Politics and Society, Volume 58, Issue 2, 2016, pp. 3–25.

Victor Araújo, Thiago Silva, and Marcelo Vieira, ‘Measuring Presidential Dominance over Cabinets in Presidential Systems: Constitutional Design and Power Sharing’, Brazilian Political Science Review, (2016) 10 (2), pp. 1-23.

Eric A. Posner, ‘Presidential Leadership & the Separation of Powers’, Daedalus, Volume 145, Number 3; Summer 2016, pp. 35-43.

João Paulo Madeira, ‘The semi-presidential system of Cape Verde: the relationship between the executive and the legislative powers’, Universitas Relações Internacionais, Brasília, v. 13, n. 2, p. 83-92, jul./dez. 2015

Patrick Chabal and Toby Green (eds.), Guinea-Bissau: Micro-State to ‘Narco-State’, London: Hurst 2016, inc. chapter by Joshua B. Forrest on Guinea-Bissau’s Colonial and Post-Colonial Political Institutions.

Marcus Mietzner, ‘Coercing Loyalty: Coalitional Presidentialism and Party Politics in Jokowi’s Indonesia’, Contemporary Southeast Asia: A Journal of International and Strategic Affairs, Volume 38, Number 2, August 2016 , pp. 209-232.

Andrea Ceron, ‘Competing Principals 2.0? The impact of Facebook in the 2013 selection of the Italian Head of State’, Italian Political Science Review/Rivista Italiana di Scienza Politica, 46(3), 2016, pp. 313–333.

Palladino, ‘‘Presidentialisations’ in Italy: the battle for leadership between the Prime Minister and the President of the Republic’, Contemporary Italian Politics, 2015, Vol. 7, No. 2, 107-126.

Orçun Selçukm, ‘Strong presidents and weak institutions: populism in Turkey, Venezuela and Ecuador’, Southeast European and Black Sea Studies, pp. 1-19, Published online: 10 Oct 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14683857.2016.1242893

Murat Jashari and Behar Selimi, ‘Kosovo – An Atypical Parliamentary Republic’, Academicus International Scientific Journal, 2016, Nr. 14, pp. 136-146, see http://www.academicus.edu.al/?subpage=volumes&nr=14

André Borges and Ryan Lloyd, ‘Presidential coattails and electoral coordination in multilevel elections: Comparative lessons from Brazil’, Electoral Studies, vol. 43 (2016), pp. 104-114.

Lisa P. Argyle, Marcus Arrajj, Skylar Covich, E. G. Garay, Julian Gottlieb, Heather E. Hodges, and Eric R. A. N. Smith, Economic performance and presidential trait evaluations: A longitudinal analysis’, Electoral Studies, vol. 43 (2016), pp. 52-62.

David Schultz, ‘(Un)Conventional Wisdom and Presidential Politics: The Myth of Convention Locations and Favorite-Son Vice Presidents’, PS: Political Science & Politics, Volume 49, Issue 3, July 2016, pp. 420-425.

Simona Kukovič and Marjan Brezovšek, ‘From Parliamentarisation Towards Presidentialisation: Institutional Aspects of Local Political Leadership in Slovenia’, World Political Science. Volume 12, Issue 1, Pages 69–85.

Jacobsen Dag Ingvar and Skollevold Ann Sherin, ‘Presidentialisation on the executive arena at the local level? The case of Norway 1992–2012’, Zarządzanie Publiczne, 2016, 1(35), pp. 7-19.

Ioannis N. Grigoriadis (2015), ‘The Turkish Presidential Elections of 10 August 2014’, Mediterranean Politics, 20:1, 105-110.

Ziya Öniş, ‘Turkey’s Two Elections: The AKP Comes Back’, Journal of Democracy, Volume 27, Number 2, April 2016, pp. 141-154.

Mario Gavenda and Resul Umit, ‘The 2016 Austrian Presidential Election: A Tale of Three Divides‘, Regional & Federal Studies, DOI: 10.1080/13597566.2016.1206528

C. Teehankee and M.R. Thompson, ‘Electing A Strongman’, Journal of Democracy, vol. 27 no. 4, 2016, pp. 125-134.

Boban Stojanović and Nikola Jović, ‘Personal or Party Election Campaigns in Serbia: Empirical Findings’, Comparative Balkan Politics, Volume 1, Issue 1, 2015, pp. 5-16. Available at: http://balkanelectoralstudies.org/images/documents/CBP_No.1.pdf

Youngmi Kim, The 2015 parliamentary and 2016 presidential elections in Myanmar’, Electoral Studies, vol. 44, 2016, pp. 419-422.

Radoslaw Markowski, ‘The Polish parliamentary election of 2015: a free and fair election that results in unfair political consequences’, West European Politics, Vol. 39, Iss. 6, 2016, pp. 1311-1322.

Obinna C.D. Anejionu, Precious-Ann N. Ahiarammunnah, Chinenyendo J. Nri-ezedi, ‘The 2015 presidential election in Nigeria: Gaining insights with spatial analysis’, Electoral Studies, vol. 44, 2016, pp. 455-460.

New publications – Books

Anna Fruhstorfer and Michael Hein (eds.), Constitutional Politics in Central and Eastern Europe: From Post-Socialist Transition to the Reform of Political Systems, Springer, 2016.

Guy Burton and Ted Goertzel, Presidential Leadership in the Americas since Independence, Lanham, Lexington Books.

Serap Gur, Presidentialism in Turkey: Instability and Change, Routledge, 2017.

Jiunn-rong Yeh, The Constitution of Taiwan: A Contextual Analysis, Hart, 2016.

Bianca Selejan-Gutan, The Constitution of Romania: A Contextual Analysis, Hart, 2016.

Vincenzo Lippolis and Giulio M. Salerno, La presidenza più lunga: I poteri del capo dello Stato e la Costituzione, Il Mulino, 2016.

Mauro Volpi (ed.), Istituzioni e sistema politico in Italia: bilancio di un ventennio, Il Mulino, 2015, two chapters on the president.

Elaine C. Kamarck, Why Presidents Fail: And How They Can Succeed Again, Brookings.

Tevi Troy, Shall We Wake The President? Two Centuries of Disaster Management From the Oval Office, Lyons Press.

Robert Strauss, Worst. President. Ever. James Buchanan, the POTUS Ratings Game, and the Legacy of the Least of the Lesser Presidents, Lyons Press.

Bruce Miroff, Presidents on Political Ground: Leaders in Action and What They Face, University Press of Kansas.

Steven E. Schier (ed.), Debating the Obama Presidency, Rowman and Littlefield, 2016.

Michael Nelson, Barbara A. Perry, and Russell L. Riley (eds.), 42: Inside the Presidency of Bill Clinton, Cornell University Press, 2016.

New publications

Köker, Philipp. 2016. Studying Presidential Activism Using Mixed Methods [Video Case Study]. SAGE Research Methods. Available at: http://methods.sagepub.com/video/researching-presidential-activism-using-mixed-methods

Şule Özsoy Boyunsuz, ‘The AKP’S proposal for a “Turkish type of presidentialism” in comparative context’, Turkish Studies, Volume 17, Issue 1, 2016, pp. 68-90.

Salih Bayram, ‘Intra-Democracy Regime Change: Transitions between Presidential, Parliamentary and Semi-Presidential Systems’, Politologický časopis – Czech Journal of Political Science, 2016, no. 1, pp. 3-22.

Jorge M. Fernandes and Carlos Jalali, ‘A Resurgent Presidency? Portuguese Semi-Presidentialism and the 2016 Elections’, South European Society and Politics, DOI:10.1080/13608746.2016.1198094, Published online: 21 Jun 2016.

Yun-han Chu, Larry Diamond, and Kharis Templeman (eds.), Taiwan’s Democracy Challenged: The Chen Shui-bian Years, 2016, Boulder CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers.

Ludger Helms, ‘Regierungssysteme in der Vergleichenden Politikwissenschaft: Konzepte und Modelle’, in Hans-Joachim Lauth, Marianne Kneuer, and Gert Pickel (eds.), Handbuch Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft, Springer Reference Sozialwissenschaften, 2016, pp. 141-154.

Rogelio Hernández Rodríguez, Presidencialismo y hombres fuertes en México: la sucesión presidencial de 1958, El Colegio de México, 2015.

Krill Kalinin, ‘The social desirability bias in autocrat’s electoral ratings: evidence from the 2012 Russian presidential elections’, Journal of Elections, Public Opinion and Parties, Volume 26, Issue 2, 2016, pp. 191-211.

Joshua Zinger, ‘The relationship between bias and swing ratio in the Electoral College and the outcome of presidential elections’, Journal of Elections, Public Opinion and Parties, Volume 26, Issue 2, 2016, pp. 232-252.

Thomas Sedelius, review of Sébastien G. Lazardeux, ‘Cohabitation and Conflicting Politics in French Policymaking’, in West European Politics, Volume 39, Issue 4, 2016, pp. 905-906.

Jorge M. Fernandes, ‘The seeds for party system change? The 2015 Portuguese general election’, West European Politics, Volume 39, Issue 4, 2016, pp. 890-900.

New publications

Robert Elgie and Sophia Moestrup (eds.), Semi-presidentialism in the Caucasus and Central Asia, Palgrave, 2016.

Anna Fruhstorfer, ‘Recent debates and advances in the scholarly examination of presidential institutions’, French Politics, June 2016, Volume 14, Issue 2, pp 254-271.

Special Issue on Political communication in French and US presidential election campaigns, French Politics, Volume 14, Issue 2.

Rui Graça Feijó, Dynamics of Democracy in Timor-Leste: The Birth of a Democratic Nation, 1999-2012, Amsterdam University Press, 2016.

Daniel Lieberfeld, ‘Political leadership, peace- making, and post-conflict reconciliation: Xanana Gusmão and East Timor’, online first, Leadership.

Archie Brown, ‘Questioning the mythology of the strong leader’, Leadership, 2015, Vol. 11(3) 374–383.

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