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Research Interests for Karen L. Remmer

Research Interests: Latin America, Democratization, Economic Policy and Performance, Military Governance

Professor of Political Science who specializes in comparative politics, political economy, and political institutions with central emphasis on Latin America and the Caribbean. Her recent research explores the rise of leftist-populist governance in Latin America, exogenous shocks and democratic accountability in the Caribbean, and the impact of political scale on government spending and political participation.

Keywords:
Latin America, Political economy, Political science
Areas of Interest:

Comparative politics
Comparative Political Economy
Latin American Politics
Comparative Democratic Development
Authoritarian Politics

Recent Publications
  1. Minhas, S; Remmer, KL, The Reputational Impact of Investor-State Disputes, International Interactions (January, 2018) [doi[abs]
  2. Remmer, KL, Exogenous Shocks and Democratic Accountability, Comparative Political Studies, vol. 47 no. 8 (July, 2014), pp. 1158-1185 [doi]
  3. Perrin, EM, Commentary, in Contemporary Political Systems: Classifications and Typologies, edited by Bebler, A; Seroka, J, vol. 30 (1990), pp. 356-362, Boulder: Lynne Rienner
  4. Remmer, K, Exogenous Shocks and Democratic Accountability, Comparative Political Studies, vol. forthcoming (Accepted, 2013)
  5. Remmer, KL, The Rise of Leftist– Populist Governance in Latin America, Comparative Political Studies, vol. 45 no. 8 (August, 2012), pp. 947-972 [doi]

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