​​Jack Paine – University of Rochester Political Science, jackpaine@rochester.edu

Peer-Reviewed Articles


Strategic Civil War Aims and the Resource Curse

Accepted at Quarterly Journal of Political Science     APPENDIX


Strategic Power Sharing: Commitment, Capability, and Authoritarian Survival

Accepted at Journal of Politics     APPENDIX


The Dictator's Power-Sharing Dilemma: Countering Dual Outsider Threats​
Forthcoming, ​​American Journal of Political Science     
JOURNAL LINK   •   APPENDIX   •  NON-TECHNICAL SUMMARY


Ethnic Violence in Africa: Destructive Legacies of Pre-Colonial States
International Organization, 2019, 73(3): 645-683.     

JOURNAL LINK    •   APPENDIX    •   REPLICATION DATA    •   NON-TECHNICAL SUMMARY


Democratic Contradictions in European Settler Colonies
World Politics, 2019, 71(3): 542-585.     JOURNAL LINK   •   MAIN APPENDIX   •   CODING APPENDIX    •   REPLICATION DATA


Redistributive Political Transitions: Minority Rule and Liberation Wars in Colonial Africa

Journal of Politics, 2019, 81(2): 505-523.     JOURNAL LINK   •   APPENDIX    •   REPLICATION DATA


Economic Grievances and Civil War: An Application to the Resource Curse
International Studies Quarterly, 2019, 63(2): 244-258.     JOURNAL LINK   •   APPENDIX


British Colonialism and Democracy: Divergent Inheritances and Diminishing Legacies
(with Alexander LeeJournal of Comparative Economics, 2019, 47(3): 487–503.

JOURNAL LINK   •   APPENDIX    •   REPLICATION DATA


What Were the Consequences of Decolonization? (with Alexander Lee)
International Studies Quarterly, 2019, 63(2): 406-416.      JOURNAL LINK   •   APPENDIX    •   REPLICATION DATA


Qualitative Investigation of Theoretical Models: The Value of Process Tracing  

(with Peter Lorentzen and M. Taylor Fravel)

Journal of Theoretical Politics,  2017, 29(3): 467-491.     JOURNAL LINK   •   LIST OF FORMAL THEORY ARTICLES


Rethinking the Conflict Resource Curse: How Oil Wealth Prevents Center-Seeking Civil Wars

International Organization, 2016, 70(4): 727-761.     JOURNAL LINK   •   APPENDIX   •   REPLICATION DATA


Set-Theoretic Comparative Methods (STCM): Less Distinctive Than Claimed

Comparative Political Studies, 2016, 49(6): 703-741.     JOURNAL LINK


Invited Submissions

Uses and Abuses of Formal Models in Political Science  (with Scott A. Tyson)

Chapter 11 in SAGE Handbook of Political Science: A Global Perspective     BOOK LINK


Still Searching for the Value-Added: Persistent Concerns about Set-Theoretic Comparative Methods

Comparative Political Studies, 2016, 49(6): 793-800.​​     JOURNAL LINK