Publications (click the titles to access manuscripts, replication files, and appendices)
Thyne, Clayton, and Jonathan Powell. Forthcoming. Coup d'etat or Coup d'autocracy: How Coups Influence Democratization. Foreign Policy Analysis.
Powell, Jonathan. Forthcoming. The Strategic Logic of Tolerating Rebellion. African Security Review.
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.