Publications (click the titles to access manuscripts, replication files, and appendices)
Powell, Jonathan. Forthcoming. The Strategic Logic of Tolerating Rebellion. African Security Review.
Thyne, Clayton, and Jonathan Powell. Forthcoming. Coup d'etat or Coup d'autocracy: How Coups Influence Democratization. Foreign Policy Analysis.
Powell, Jonathan. 2014. An Assessment of the 'Democratic Coup' Theory: Democratic Trajectories in Africa, 1952-2012. African Security Review.
Powell, Jonathan. 2014. Regime Vulnerability and the Diversionary Threat of Force. Journal of Conflict Resolution 58(1):169-196.
Powell, Jonathan. 2012. Determinants of the Attempting and Outcome of Coups d’état. Journal of Conflict Resolution 56(6): 1017-1040.
Powell, Jonathan, and Clayton L. Thyne. 2011. Global Instances of Coups from 1950-Present. Journal of Peace Research 48(2): 249-259.
Powell, Jonathan, and Theresa Schroeder. Friends in Low Places?: The Conditional Effect of Trade on Women’s Status. Invited to revise and resubmit at Studies in Comparative International Development.
Powell, Jonathan. Political Survival Strategies and the Onset of Civil War: A Coup-Proofing Paradox. Under review.
Thyne, Clayton, Jonathan Powell, Sarah Hayden, and Emily VanMeter. The Influence of Post-Coup Signals on Regime Survival. Under review.
Powell, Jonathan, and Trace Lasley. Combating Coups: Coup Attempts and Outcomes in Africa, 1950-2013.