Publications 2011

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

de Soysa, Indra & Eric Neumayer (2011) Globalization and the Empowerment of Women: An Analysis of Spatial Dependence via Trade and Foreign Direct Investment, World Development 39(7): 1065–1075.
de Soysa, Indra & Krishna Chaitanya Vadlamannati (2011) Does Being Bound Together Suffocate, or Liberate? The Effects of Economic, Social, and Political Globalization on Human Rights, 1981-2005, Kyklos 64(1): 20–53.
de Soysa, Indra & Lucia Liste Muñoz (2011) The Blog vs. Big Brother: New and Old Information Technology and Political Repression, 1980–2006, International Journal of Human Rights 15(8): 1315–1330.
de Soysa, Indra (2011) The Hidden Hand Wrestles Rebellion: Theory and Evidence on How Economic Freedom Prevents Civil Violence, Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism 11(2): 285–297.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter; Gerald Schneider & Sabine C. Carey (2011) Forecasting in International Relations: One Quest, Three Approaches, Conflict Management and Peace Science 28(1): 5–14.
Hegre, Håvard; Lisa Hultman & Håvard Mokleiv Nygård (2011) Simulating the Effect of Peacekeeping Operations 2010–2035, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 6589: 325–332.
Johnson, Dominic D.P.; Lars-Erik Cederman & Nils Weidmann (2011) Fortune Favours the Bold: An Agent-Based Model Reveals Adaptive Advantages of Overconfidence in War, PLoS ONE 6(6).
Knutsen, Carl Henrik (2011) Which Democracies Prosper? Electoral Rules, Form of Government and Economic Growth, Electoral Studies 30(1): 83–90.
Lischer, Sarah (2011) Civil War, Genocide and Political Order in Rwanda: Security Implications of Refugee Return, Conflict, Security & Development 11(3): 261–284.
Lujala, Päivi; Sandra S. Nichols & Carl Bruch (2011) When Peacebuilding Meets the Plan: Natural Resource Governance and Post-Conflict Recovery, The Whitehead Journal of Diplomacy and International Relations 12(1): 9–24.
Oba, Gufu (2011) Colonial Resource Capture: Triggers of Ethnic Conflicts in the Northern Frontier District of Kenya, 1903–1930s, Journal of Eastern African Studies 5(3): 505–534.
Plümper, Thomas & Eric Neumayer (2011) Foreign Terror on Americans, Journal of Peace Research 48(1): 3–17.
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2011) Croatia and Serbia since 1991: An Assessment of Their Similarities and Differences, East European Politics 27(2): 263–290.
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2011) Croatia and Serbia Since 1991: An Assessment of their Similarities and Differences, Journal of Communist Studies and Transition Politics 27(2): 263–290.
Rustad, Siri Aas; Halvard Buhaug; Scott Gates & Åshild Falch (2011) All Conflict Is Local: Modeling Sub-National Variation in Civil Conflict Risk, Conflict Management and Peace Science 28(1): 15–40.
Salehyan, Idean; David Cunningham & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch (2011) Explaining External Support for Insurgent Groups, International Organization 66(4): 709–744.
Schutte, Sebastian & Nils Weidmann (2011) Diffusion Patterns of Violence in Civil Wars, Political Geography 30(3): 143–152.
Simkus, Albert; Ola Listhaug; Karin Dyrstad; Halvard Buhaug & Kristen Ringdal (2011) Microfoundations of Civil Conflict Reconciliation: Ethnicity and Context, International Interactions 37(4): 363–387.
Strand, Håvard (2011) Deconstructing Civil War: A Rejoinder, Security Dialogue 42(3): 297–302.
Tollefsen, Andreas Forø; Gudrun Østby; Halvard Buhaug; Kristian Skrede Gleditsch & Helge Holtermann (2011) It’s the Local Economy, Stupid! Geographic Wealth Dispersion and Conflict Outbreak Location, Journal of Conflict Resolution 55(5): 814–840.
Urdal, Henrik; S. Mansoob Murshed; Håvard Strand; Mohammad Zulfan Tadjoeddin & Gudrun Østby (2011) Population Pressure, Horizontal Inequality and Political Violence: A Disaggregated Study of Indonesian Provinces, 1990–2003, Journal of Development Studies 47(3): 377–398.
Weidmann, Nils (2011) Violence “from above” or “from below”? The Role of Ethnicity in Bosnia’s Civil War, Journal of Politics 73(4): 1178–1190.
Wucherpfenning, Julian; Andreas Wimmer; Nils Weidmann; Luc Girardin & Lars-Erik Cederman (2011) Politically Relevant Ethnic Groups across Space and Time: Introducing the GeoEPR Dataset, Conflict Management and Peace Science 28(5): 423–437.
Wucherpfenning, Julian; Karina Reigstad; Kristian Skrede Gleditsch & Simon Hug (2011) Polygyny or Misogyny? Reexamining the ‘First Law of Intergroup Conflict’, Journal of Politics 73(1): 1–6.

PhD Thesis

Binningsbø, Helga Malmin (2011) A Piece of the Pie: Power Sharing and Postconflict Peace. PhD thesis, Department of Sociology and Political Science, NTNU, Trondheim.
Østby, Gudrun (2011) Horizontal Inequalities and Political Violence. PhD thesis, Department of Political Science, University of Oslo, Department of political Science, UiO.

Monograph

Cunningham, David (2011) Barriers to Peace in Civil War. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Petersen, Roger D. (2011) Western Intervention in the Balkans: The Strategic Use of Emotion in Conflict. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2011) Die drei Jugoslavien, Eine Geschichte der Staatsbildungen und ihrer Probleme [The Three Yugoslavias, Statebuilding and Legitimation, 1918-2005]. Munchen: Oldenbourg Wissenschaftsverlag.
Roy, Kaushik (2011) War, Culture and Society in Early Modern South Asia, 1740-1849. Abingdon: Routledge.

Book Chapter

(2011) High-value natural resources: A blessing or a curse for peace?, in Rustad, Siri Aas; & Päivi Lujala, eds, High-Value Natural Resources and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding. New York: Earthscan (3–18).
Beaulieu, Emily A. & Kathleen Gallagher Cunningham (2011) Dissent, Repression, and Inconsistency, in Erica Chenoweth, ed., Paths to Violence. Boston, MA: MIT Press (173–196).
Bergman, Torbjörn & Kaare Strøm (2011) Nordic Europe in Comparative Perspective, in Kaare Strøm, ed., The Madisonian Turn, Political Parties and Parliamentary Democracy in Nordic Europe. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press (35–66).
Bergman, Torbjörn & Kaare Strøm (2011) The Nordics, Demanding Citizens, Complex polities, in Kaare Strøm, ed., The Madisonian Turn, Political Parties and Parliamentary Democracy in Nordic Europe. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press (356–388).
Gates, Scott & Kaushik Roy (2011) Introduction, in Gates, Scott; & Kaushik Roy, eds, The Nuclear Shadow over South Asia, 1947 to the Present. Farnham: Ashgate (9–28).
Gates, Scott (2011) Why Do Children Fight? Motivations and the Mode of Recruitment, in Child Soldiers: from Recruitment to Reintegration. Palgrave Macmillan (29–49).
Gleditsch, Kristian Skrede (2011) Entries on “Civil War” and “Data, Spatial”, in International Encyclopedia of Political Science. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter & Halvard Buhaug (2011) Årsaker til krig [Causes of War], in Anarki, makt og normer: Innføring i internasjonal politikk. Oslo: Abstrakt forlag (167–190).
Listhaug, Ola (2011) Conclusion, in Ramet, Sabrina P.; & Ola Listhaug, eds, Serbia and the Serbs in World War Two. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan (285–290).
Nordås, Ragnhild (2011) The Devil in the Demography? Religion, Identity, and War in Cote d'Ivoire, in Political Demography: How Population Changes Are Reshaping International Security and National Politics. Paradigm (252–267).
Obi, Cyril & Siri Aas Rustad (2011) Introduction: Petro-Violence in the Niger Delta: The Complex Politics of an Insurgency, in Obi, Cyril; & Siri Aas Rustad, eds, Oil and Insurgency in the Niger Delta: Managing the Complex Politics of Petro-violence. London: Zed Books (1–14).
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2011) Dead Kings and National Myths: Why Myths of Founding and Martyrdom Are Important, in Ramet, Sabrina P.; & Ola Listhaug, eds, Civic and Uncivic Values, Serbiain the Post-Milosevic Era. Budapest: Central European University Press (267–298).
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2011) Introduction, in Ramet, Sabrina P.; & Ola Listhaug, eds, Serbia and the Serbs in World War Two. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan (1–14).
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2011) Serbia's Corrupt Path to the Rule of Law: An Introduction, in Ramet, Sabrina P.; & Ola Listhaug, eds, Civic and Uncivic Values, Serbia in the Post-Milosevic Era. Budapest: Central European University Press (3–19).
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2011) The Collaborationist Regime of Milan Nedic, in Listhaug, Ola; & Sabrina P. Ramet, eds, Serbia and the Serbs in World War Two. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan (17–43).
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2011) The Power of Values (A Conclusion), in Ramet, Sabrina P.; & Ola Listhaug, eds, Civic and Uncivic Values, Serbis in the Post-Milosevic Era. Budapest: Central European University Press (401–408).
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2011) Trajectories of Post-communist Transformation: Myths and Rival Theories about Change in Eastern Europe and Russia, in Vojna in mir: Refleksije dvajsetih let. Ljubljana: Mirovni inštitut (125–155).
Roll, Michael & Indra de Soysa (2011) Natural Resource Curse and State Failure: A Comparative View of Sub-Saharan, in Sebastian Sperling, ed., Fuelling the World ­ Failing the Region? Oil Governance and Development in Africa¹s Gulf of Guinea. Berlin: Friedrich Ebert Stiftung.
Roy, Kaushik & Scott Gates (2011) Introduction, in Roy, Kaushik; & Scott Gates, eds, Conventional Warfare in South Asia, 1947 to the Present. Farnham: Ashgate (9–30).
Roy, Kaushik & Scott Gates (2011) Introduction, in Scott Gates, ed., Unconventional Warfare in South Asia, 1947 to the Present. Farnham: Ashgate (9–30).
Roy, Kaushik (2011) Historiographical Survey of the Writings on Indian Military History, in Approaches to History, Essays in Indian Historiography. New Delhi: Primus Books (119–157).
Roy, Kaushik (2011) Indian Cavalery from the First World war till the Third Afghan War, in Kaushik Roy, ed., The Indian Army in the Two World Wars. Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers (191–222).
Roy, Kaushik (2011) Introduction: Warfare, Society and the Indian Army During the Two World Wars, in Kaushik Roy, ed., The Indian Army During the Two World Wars. Leiden: Brill (1–24).
Roy, Kaushik (2011) Kautilya on COIN: A Classical indian Thinker on Counter-Insurgencies, in Kaushik Roy, ed., Warfare and Politics in South Asia from Ancient to Modern Times. New Dehli: Manohar (57–83).
Roy, Kaushik (2011) Warfare in Pre-British South Asia: A New Interpretation, in Kaushik Roy, ed., Warfare and Politics in South Asia from Ancient to Modern Times. New Dehli: Manohar (85–120).
Rustad, Siri Aas & Cyril Obi (2011) Conclusion: Amnesty and Post-amnesty Peace, is the Window of Opportunity Closing for the Niger Delta, in Rustad, Siri Aas; & Cyril Obi, eds, Oil and Insurgency in the Niger Delta: Managing the Complex Politics of Petro-violence. London: (200–210).
Simkus, Albert; Ola Listhaug & Kristen Ringdal (2011) Serbian Civic Values in a European Context, in Ramet, Sabrina P.; & Ola Listhaug, eds, Civic and Uncivic Values, Serbia in the Post-Milosevic Era. Budapest: Central European University Press (51–75).
Strøm, Kaare & Hanne Marthe Narud (2011) Norway, From Hønsvaldian Parliamentarism Back to Madisonian Roots, in Kaare Strøm, ed., The Madisonian Turn, Political Parties and Parliamentary Democracy in Nordic Europe. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press (200–250).
Strøm, Kaare & Torbjörn Bergman (2011) Parliamentary Democracies under Siege?, in Kaare Strøm, ed., The Madisonian Turn, Political Parties and Parliamentary Democracy in Nordic Europe. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press (3–34).
Urdal, Henrik (2011) Demographic Aspects of Climate Change, Environmental Degradation and Armed Conflict, in Population Distribution, Urbanization, Internal Migration and Development: an International Perspective. New York: United Nations Population Division (243–263).
Urdal, Henrik (2011) Youth Bulges and Violence, in Monica Duffy Toft, ed., Political Demography: Interests, Conflict, and Institutions. Boulder, CO: Paradigm (117–132).

Edited Volume

Gates, Scott; & Kaushik Roy, eds, (2011) The Nuclear Shadow over South Asia, 1947 to the Present. Farnham: Ashgate. Critical Essays on Warfare in South Asia, 1947 to Present.
Obi, Cyril; & Siri Aas Rustad, eds, (2011) Oil and Insurgency in the Niger Delta: Managing the Complex Politics of Petro-violence. London: Zed Books.
Ramet, Sabrina P. (ed.) (2011) The Bosnian Diaspora, Integration in Transitional Communities. Milton Park: Ashgate.
Ramet, Sabrina P.; & Ola Listhaug, eds, (2011) Civic and Uncivic Values: Serbia in the post-Milošević Era. Budapest: Central European University Press.
Ramet, Sabrina P.; & Ola Listhaug, eds, (2011) Serbia and the Serbs in World War Two. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
Roy, Kaushik (ed.) (2011) The Indian Army in the Two World Wars. Leiden: Brill. History of Warfare.
Roy, Kaushik (ed.) (2011) Warfare and Politics in South Asia from Ancient to Modern Times. New Delhi: Manohar.
Roy, Kaushik; & Scott Gates, eds, (2011) Conventioinal Warfare in South Asia, 1947 to the Present. Farnham: Ashgate. Critical Essays on Warfare in South Asia, 1947 to the Present.
Roy, Kaushik; & Scott Gates, eds, (2011) Unconventional Warfare in South Asia to the Present. Farnham: Ashgate. Critical Essays on Warfare in South Asia, 1947 to the Present.
Strøm, Kaare (ed.) (2011) The Madisonian Turn: Political Parties and Parliamentary Democracy in Nordic Europe. Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA: The University of Michigan Press. New Comparative Politics.

Non-refereed Journal Article

Bove, Vincenzo & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch (2011) 2010 Lewis Fry Richardson Lifetime Achievement Award: Ron P. Smith and the Economics of War and Peace, Peace Economics, Peace Science and Public Policy 17(1): 11–.
Carey, Sabine C.; Gerald Schneider & Nils Petter Gleditsch (2011) Forecasting in International Relations: One Quest, Three Approaches, Conflict Management and Peace Science 28(1): 5–14.
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2011) Vladko Maček i Hrvatska seljačka zaštita u Kraljevini Jugoslaviji, Časopis za suvremenu povijest 43(1): 137–154.

Popular Article

Eck, Kristine & Johan Dittrich Hallberg (2011) Krig är inte normaliserade i dag [Wars are Not Normalized Today], Svenska Dagbladet, 25 May.
Lischer, Sarah (2011) No Refuge for Somali Refugees, Huffington Post, 4 November.
Lischer, Sarah (2011) Why Western Aid Won't Save Somalia, Huffington Post, 9 August.
Lujala, Päivi & Siri Aas Rustad (2011) Å bygge fred etter krig [To Build Peace After War], Dagsavisen, 25 October.

PRIO Report

Nordås, Ragnhild; & Dara Kay Cohen (2011) Wartime Sexual Violence: Challenges and Opportunities for Data Collection and Analysis, CSCW Report. Oslo: CSCW/PRIO.

Master Thesis

Wischnath, Gerdis (2011) Climate Change and Civil War? A Quantitative Approach on Climate Variability and Armed Conflict in Asia. MA thesis, Department of Geography, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany.

Conference Paper

Fjelde, Hanne (2011) Economic Inequality and Inter-group Conflicts in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1990-2008, presented at Inequality, Grievances and Civil War Workshop, Zurich, 10 November.
Gleditsch, Kristian Skrede; Halvard Buhaug & Lars-Erik Cederman (2011) Square Pegs in Round Holes: Inequalities, Grievances, and Civil WarSeattle, WA, 1–4 September.
Holtermann, Helge (2011) Exploiting State Weakness: Insurgent Mobilization ‘On the Cheap’ in NepalMontreal, Canada, 16 March.
Loyle, Cyanne & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2011) Offers of Justice and Peace: Bargaining and Justice Processes during Conflict, presented at The Potential Role of Transitional Justice in Ongoing Conflicts, Minerva Center for Human Rights, Hebrew University, Israel, 14 November.
Tollefsen, Andreas Forø (2011) PRIO-GRID: A Unified Spatial Data StructureBrunel University, London, UK, 9 February.
Tollefsen, Andreas Forø (2011) Rough Rebels and Tough Terrain: A Local Analysis of Inaccessibility and Civil WarAmsterdam, 27–29 June.

PRIO Policy Brief

Nordås, Ragnhild (2011) Sexual Violence in African Conflicts, CSCW Policy Brief, 1. Oslo: PRIO.
Østby, Gudrun & Henrik Urdal (2011) Education and Conflict: What the Evidence Says, CSCW Policy Brief, 2. Oslo: PRIO.

Report - External Series

Fjelde, Hanne; & Håvard Hegre (2011) Political Corruption and Institutional Stability, Working paper. .
Nygård, Håvard Mokleiv; & Håvard Hegre (2011) The Governance-Conflict Trap in the ESCWA Region, Background paper for UN study The Governance Deficit and Conflict Relapse in the ESCWA Region. Beirut.
Perez, Maria Ortiz; Håvard Mokleiv Nygård; Vito Intini; Youssef Chaitani; & Håvard Hegre (2011) The Governance Deficit and Conflict Relapse in the ESCWA Region: An Overview, UN Doc E/ESCWA/ECRI/2011/1, 25 August. Beirut: UN ESCWA.
Strand, Håvard; & Marianne Dahl (2011) Defining Conflict-Affected Countries, Background Paper prepared for the Education for All Global Monitoring Report 2011. Paris: UNESCO.