Publications 2007

PhD Thesis

Strabac, Zan (2007) Ethnic Attitudes in Contemporary European Societies. PhD thesis, Department of Sociology, NTNU, Trondheim.
Strand, Håvard (2007) Political Regimes and Civil War Revisited. PhD thesis, Department of Political Science, University of Oslo, Oslo.
Urdal, Henrik (2007) Demography and Domestic Armed Conflict. PhD thesis, Department of Political Science, University of Oslo, Oslo.

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Baev, Pavel K. (2007) Defining Civil War by Examining Post-Soviet Conflicts, Terrorism and Political Violence 19(2): 247–268.
Bond, Doug; Joe Bond & Patrick Meier (2007) Environmental Influences on Pastoral Conflict in the Horn of Africa, Political Geography 26(6): 716–735.
Carey, Sabine C. (2007) Rebellion in Africa: Disaggregating the Effect of Political Regimes, Journal of Peace Research 44(1): 47–64.
Colaresi, Michael (2007) The Benefit of the Doubt: Testing an Informational Theory of the Rally Effect, International Organization 61(1): 99–143.
de Soysa, Indra & Eric Neumayer (2007) Resource Wealth and the Risk of Civil War Onset: Results from a New Dataset of Natural Resource Rents, 1970–1999, Conflict Management and Peace Science 24(3): 201–218.
de Soysa, Indra; Helga Malmin Binningsbø & Nils Petter Gleditsch (2007) Green Giant or Straw Man? Environmental Pressure and Civil Conflict, 1961–99, Population and Environment 28(6): 337–353.
Esteban, Joan & Jordi Caballé (2007) Stochastic Dominance and Absolute Risk Aversion, Social Choice and Welfare 28(1): 89–110.
Gleditsch, Kristian Skrede (2007) Transnational Dimensions of Civil War, Journal of Peace Research 44(3): 293–309.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter & Ragnhild Nordås (2007) Climate Change and Conflict, Political Geography 26(6): 627–638.
Gradín, Carlos; Debraj Ray & Joan Esteban (2007) An Extension of a Measure of Polarization, with an Application to the Income Distribution of Five OECD Countries, Journal of Economic Inequality 5(1): 1–19.
Hendrix, Cullen & Sarah M. Glaser (2007) Trends and triggers: Climate, climate change and civil conflict in Sub-Saharan Africa, Political Geography 26(6): 695–715.
Mtonga, Robert E.; John Loretz; Christin Marsh Ormhaug & Maria Valenti (2007) Armed Violence: A Health Problem, A Public Health Approach, Journal of Public Health Policy 28(4): 389–400.
Neumayer, Eric; Indra de Soysa & Simon Dietz (2007) Corruption, the Resource Curse and Genuine Saving, Environment and Development Economics 12(1): 33–53.
Nordås, Ragnhild & Indra de Soysa (2007) Islam's Bloody Innards? Religion and Political Terror, 1980–2000, International Studies Quarterly 51(4): 927–943.
Raleigh, Clionadh & Henrik Urdal (2007) Climate Change, Environmental Degradation and Armed Conflict, Political Geography 26(6): 674–694.
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2007) Srpska i hrvatska povijesna naracija [The Serbian and Croatian Historical Narratives], Anali Hrvatskog politoloskog drustva 3: 299–324.
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2007) The Dissolution of Yugoslavia: Competing Narratives of Resentment and Blame, Südost Europa 55(1): 26–69.
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2007) Vladko Maèek and Croatian History: An Introduction, Contemporary European History 16(2): 199–202.
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2007) Vladko Maèek and the Croatian Peasant Defence in the Kingdom of Yugoslavia, Contemporary European History 16(2): 215–231.
Simkus, Albert (2007) Cross-National Differences in the Western Balkans in Three Dimensions of Attitudes: Ethnic Exclusionism, Gender Role Conservatism, and Conservative Sexual Mores, International Journal of Sociology 37(3): 15–31.
Simkus, Albert; Ola Listhaug & Kristen Ringdal (2007) Disaggregating Public Opinion on the Ethnic Conflict in Macedonia, International Journal of Sociology 37(3): 75–95.
Thieme, Nadja; Jan Ketil Rød & Päivi Lujala (2007) Fighting Over Oil: Introducing a New Dataset, Conflict Management and Peace Science 24(3): 239–256.

Monograph

Ramet, Sabrina P. (2007) The Liberal Project and the Transformation of Democracy: The Case of East Central Europe. Austin: Texas a & M University Press. Eugenia and Hugh M. Stewart '26 Series on Eastern Europe.

Book Chapter

Brandsegg, Kristian B. & Ole Magnus Theisen (2007) The Environment and Non-State Conflicts, in Statsvitenskaplig Fagkonferanse. Trondheim: .
Brandsegg, Kristian B. & Ole Magnus Theisen (2007) The Environment and Non-State Conflicts, in the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association. Chicago, IL: .
Checkel, Jeffrey T. (2007) Social Mechanisms and the Quality of Cooperation: Are Europe and the EU Really All That Different?, in Crafting Cooperation: Regional Institutions in Comparative Perspective. Cambridge: .
Gleditsch, Kristian Skrede; Maxwell Young & Aaron Clauset (2007) On the Frequency of Severe Terrorist Events, in Journal of Conflict Resolution. Cambridge: (58–87).
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2007) Environmental Change, Security, and Conflict, in Leashing the Dogs of War: Conflict Management in a Divided World. Washington, DC: (177–195).
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2007) What's Love (of Country) Got to Do with It? Civic Values in Democratic Transition, in Democratic Transition in Croatia. College Station, TX: (1–27).
Rolandsen, Øystein H. (2007) Sudan: The Janjawiid and Government Militias, in African Guerrillas: Raging Against the Machine. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers (151–171).
Rustad, Siri Aas & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2007) Natural Resource Management and Postconflict Peace, in Statsvitenskaplig Fagkonferanse. Trondheim: .
Rustad, Siri Aas & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2007) Natural Resource Management and Postconflict Peace, in the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association. Chicago, IL: .
Skaperdas, Stergios & Michael McBribe (2007) Explaining Conflict in Low-Income Countries: Incomplete Contracting in the Shadow of the Futur, in Institutions and Norms in Economic Development. Cambridge, MA: .
Skaperdas, Stergios & Michelle R. Garfinkel (2007) Economics of Conflict: An Overview, in Handbook of Defense Economics, Volume 2: Defense in a Globalized World. (649–709).
Urdal, Henrik (2007) The Demographics of Political Violence: Youth Bulges, Insecurity and Conflict, in Too Poor for Peace? Global Poverty, Conflict and Security in the 21st Century. Washington, DC: (90–100).
Wood, Elisabeth J. (2007) Field Research, in The Handbook of Comparative Politics. Oxford: .
Young, Maxwell & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch (2007) On the Frequency of Severe Terrorist Events, in Statsvitenskaplig Fagkonferanse. Trondheim: .
Zürn, Michael & Jeffrey T. Checkel (2007) Getting Socialized to Build Bridges: Constructivism and Rationalism, Europe and the Nation-State, in International Institutions and Socialization in Europe. (241–0).

Edited Volume

Checkel, Jeffrey T. (ed.) (2007) International Institutions and Socialization in Europe. Cambridge.
Matic, Davorka; & Sabrina P. Ramet, eds, (2007) Democratic Transition in Croatia: Value Transformation, Education, and Media. Texas.
Ramet, Sabrina P.; & Davorka Matic, eds, (2007) Democratic Transition in Croatia. College Station, Texas.

Non-refereed Journal Article

Buhaug, Halvard (2007) The Future Is More than Scale: A Reply to Diehl and O'Lear, Geopolitics 12(1): 192–199.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2007) 'Changements environnementaux, sécurité et conflits', Les Cahiers de la Securité 63(4): 121–156.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2007) Incentives to Publish, European Political Science 6(2): 185–191.
Simkus, Albert (2007) Guest Editor’s Introduction: The SEESSP Project, International Journal of Sociology 37(3): 3–14.

Popular Article

Baev, Pavel K. (2007) Moscow is Reminded that 'War on Terror' is Not Over, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 22 January.
Paasche, Erlend (2007) Saudi Arabia's Economic Liberalization, ISN Security Watch, 12 December.
Paasche, Erlend (2007) What Makes the Human Bomb Tick?, ISN Security Watch, 31 July.
Saravanthan, Muttukrishna & Indra de Soysa (2007) Nyttige idioter fra Nord, Aftenposten, 30 December.
Strand, Håvard (2007) Freden lar vente på seg [Peace Remains in Limbo], Aftenposten, 1 October.
Urdal, Henrik & Clionadh Raleigh (2007) Skaper klimaendring krig? [Will Climate Change Lead to More War?], Morgenbladet, 1 June.

Master Thesis

Lothe, Elisabeth (2007) Ending Ethnic Conflict: Can Institutional Power Contribute to Sustaining Peace in Burundi?. MA thesis, Department of Political Science, Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Oslo, Oslo.
Solem, Elin (2007) Greed and Grievance in the Civil War in the Balkans. MA thesis, NTNU, Trondheim.

Conference Paper

Achvarina, Vera; Ragnhild Nordås; Siri Aas Rustad & Gudrun Østby (2007) Regional Poverty and Child Soldier Recruitment: A Disaggregated Study of Sub-National African Regions, 1990–2004, presented at the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February–3 March.
Baev, Pavel K. (2007) The Targets of Terrorism and the Aims of Counter-Terrorism in Moscow, Chechnya and the North Caucasus, presented at the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February–3 March.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin; Scott Gates & Tove Grete Lie (2007) Post-Conflict Justice and Sustainable Peace, presented at Conference on Management of Post-Conflict Transition: The Challenges of Institutional Reform, Khartoum, Sudan, 22–24 January .
Brochmann, Marit & Paul R. Hensel (2007) River Claims and River Conflicts, presented at 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association, Chicago,IL, 28 February–3 March.
Buhaug, Halvard (2007) Dude, Where’s My Conflict? LSG, Relative Strength, and the Location of Civil War, presented at Annual Meeting of the Peace Science Society, Columbia, SC, 2–4 November.
Buhaug, Halvard (2007) Dude, Where’s My Conflict? LSG, Relative Strength, and the Location of Civil War, presented at Statsvitenskaplig Fagkonferanse, Trondheim, 3–5 January.
de Soysa, Indra (2007) Hell is Other People? Ethnicity and Political Terror, 1980–2003, presented at Statsvitenskaplig Fagkonferanse, Trondheim, 3–5 January.
Fjelde, Hanne & Håvard Hegre (2007) Democracy Depraved: Corruption and Institutional Change 1985–2004, presented at the 48th Annual Meeting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February–3 March.
Fjelde, Hanne & Indra de Soysa (2007) Bullying or Buying? State Extractive Capacity, Public Spending, and Civil Peace, 1961–2001, presented at the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February–3 March.
Gates, Scott & Aysegul Aydin (2007) Why Do Rulers Commit Mass Murder? The Microfoundations of Human Insecurity, presented at the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February–3 March.
Gates, Scott (2007) Recruiting Child Soldiers, presented at the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February–3 March.
Gleditsch, Kristian Skrede; Idean Salehyan & Kenneth Schultz (2007) The Civil Peace: Exploring the Relationship between Civil and International Conflict, presented at the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February–3 March.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2007) The Decline of War – Will it Continue?, presented at the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February–3 March.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter; Lene Siljeholm Christiansen & Håvard Hegre (2007) Democratic Jihad? Military Intervention and Democracy, presented at Post-Conflict Transitions Conference, World Bank, Washington, DC, 30 April–1 May.
Hegre, Håvard & Hanne Fjelde (2007) Democracy Depraved: Corruption and Institutional Change 1985–2000, presented at Statsvitenskaplig Fagkonferanse, Trondheim, 3–5 January.
Hegre, Håvard & Joakim Karlsen (2007) Simulating the Evolution of Global Democracy Levels, presented at the 48th International Studies Association conference, Trondheim, 3–5 January.
Hegre, Håvard; Clionadh Raleigh & Gudrun Østby (2007) Economic Deprivation and Civil War Events: A Disaggregated Study of LiberiaGaillac, France, 7–9 June.
Hegre, Håvard; Ibrahim Elbadawi & Gary Milante (2007) How Civil War Alters the Chances of Democratization and Democratic Stability, presented at Conference on Management of Post-Conflict Transition: The Challenges of Institutional Reform, Khartoum, Sudan, 22–24 January.
Hegre, Håvard; Nils Petter Gleditsch & Håvard Strand (2007) Democracy and Civil War, presented at Statsvitenskaplig Fagkonferanse, Trondheim, 3–5 January.
Horst, Cindy (2007) The Role of Diasporas in Civil War, presented at working paper presented at the CSCW workshop on the transnational facets of civil war, Oslo, 16 March.
Karlsen, Joakim & Håvard Hegre (2007) Simulating the Evolution of Global Democracy Levels, presented at the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February–3 March.
Listhaug, Ola & Kristen Ringdal (2007) Trust in Political Institutions: The Nordic Countries Compared with Europe, presented at Statsvitenskaplig Fagkonferanse, Trondheim, 3–5 January.
Nordås, Ragnhild (2007) Are Religious Conflicts Bloodier? Assessing the Impact of Religion on Civil Conflict Casualties, presented at the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February – 3 March.
Nordås, Ragnhild (2007) Caught in a Civilizational Fault Line? Cote d’Ivoire vs. Ghana, presented at Statsvitenskaplig Fagkonferanse, Trondheim, 3–5 January.
Ormhaug, Christin Marsh (2007) ACLED - Armed Conflict Location and Event DatasetAntwerpen, 20 January.
Ormhaug, Christin Marsh (2007) Disaggregating Conflict Data – Coding Challenges, presented at the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February – 3 March.
Ormhaug, Christin Marsh; Thomas Jackson & Indra de Soysa (2007) Death Wish? Globalization and the Proliferation of Small Arms, 1992–2003, presented at the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February–3 March.
Østby, Gudrun & Henrik Urdal (2007) Population Pressure, Inequality and Political Violence: A Disaggregated Study of Indonesian Provinces, 1990–2003, presented at the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February – 3 March.
Raleigh, Clionadh; Gudrun Østby & Håvard Hegre (2007) Economic Deprivation and Civil War Events: A Disaggregated Study of Liberia, presented at the 48th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February–3 March.
Rød, Jan Ketil (2007) Civil Wars: Prospects and Problems with the Use of Local Indicators, presented at Jan Tinbergen Peace Science Conference, Tinbergen Institute, Amsterdam, 25–27 June.
Rød, Jan Ketil (2007) Civil Wars: Prospects and Problems with the Use of Local IndicatorsBoston, MA, 15–19 March.
Rød, Jan Ketil (2007) Civil Wars: Prospects and Problems with the Use of Local IndicatorsEssex, UK, 24–25 November.
Ruggeri, Andrea & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch (2007) Political Opportunity Structures, Democracy, and Civil WarChicago, IL, 28 February–3 March.
Rustad, Siri Aas; Jan Ketil Rød; Wenche Larsen & Nils Petter Gleditsch (2007) Foilage and Fighting: Forest resources and the onset, duration and location of civil warPalma, Mallorca, December.
Simkus, Albert; Ola Listhaug & Kristen Ringdal (2007) Geographic Patterns in Attitudes towards Post-Conflict Reconciliation in MacedoniaTurin; Italy, 12–15 September.
Skjølberg, Katja H. W. & Brynjar Lia (2007) Facts and Fiction in Theories of Terrorism - An Expanded and Updated Review of the Literature on Causes of Terrorism, presented at Statsvitenskaplig Fagkonferanse, Trondheim, 3–5 January.
Skjølberg, Katja H. W. & Ragnhild Nordås (2007) Ethnic Pluralism and State Legitimacy: Ethno-Regionalist Terrorism in Western Europe, 1950–2004, presented at the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February – 3 March.
Strand, Håvard; Mark P. Jones; Håvard Hegre & Scott Gates (2007) Democratic Waves? War, New States, and Global Patterns of Democratization, 1800 –2000, presented at Statsvitenskaplig Fagkonferanse, Trondheim, 3–5 March.
Urdal, Henrik; Gudrun Østby & Mansoob Murshed (2007) Population Pressure, Inequality and Political Violence: A Disaggregated Study of Indonesian Provinces, 1990-2003Palma de Mallorca, 10–12 December.
Weidmann, Nils; Lars-Erik Cederman & Jan Ketil Rød (2007) Geo-Referencing of Ethnic Groups: Creating a New Dataset, presented at the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February–3 March.
Wilhelmsen, Lars (2007) State Motivation and the Duration of Civil War, presented at Statsvitenskaplig Fagkonferanse, Trondheim, 3–5 January.

PRIO Policy Brief

Gates, Scott & Kaare Strøm (2007) Power-sharing, Agency and Civil Conflict - Power-sharing Agreements, Negotiations and Peace Processes, CSCW Policy Brief, 1. Oslo: PRIO.

PRIO Paper

Rolandsen, Øystein H. (2007) From Guerrilla Movement to Political Party: The Restructuring of Sudan's People Liberation Movement, PRIO Paper. Oslo: PRIO.

Report - Other

Gates, Scott; Halvard Buhaug; Håvard Hegre; & Håvard Strand (2007) Global Trends in Armed Conflict, Globale Norge - hva nå?. Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Pugel, James (2007) What the Fighters Say: A Survey of Ex-combatants in Liberia February-Marcy 2006, UNDP & ANPPCAN report. .

Report - External Series

Hegre, Håvard; Lene Siljeholm Christiansen; & Nils Petter Gleditsch (2007) Democratic Jihad? Military Intervention and Democracy, World Bank Policy Research Working Paper, 4242. .
Neumayer, Eric; & Indra de Soysa (2007) Disarming Fears of Diversity: Ethnic Heterogeneity and State Militarization, Post Conflict Transitions Working Paper, 14. The World Bank.

Book Review

Baev, Pavel K. (2007) Review of Statehood and Security: Georgia after the Rose Revolution, in Slavic Review 66(2): 341–342.