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

​​​​​​Under Review
 

Reframing the Guardianship Dilemma: How the Military’s Dual Disloyalty Options Imperil Dictators
R&R at American Political Science Review

The Great Revenue Divergence 

R&R at International Organization (with Alexander Lee)

 

A Theory of External Wars and European Parliaments 

R&R at International Organization (with Brenton Kenkel)

 

Power Sharing and Authoritarian Stability: How Rebel Regimes Solve the Guardianship Dilemma

R&R at American Political Science Review (with Anne Meng) ​​

 


Book Manuscript

 

Colonial Origins of Democracy and Dictatorship  (with Alexander Lee)

 


Working Papers

Despotism in Africa: Centralized or Decentralized?  (with Jutta Bolt, Leigh Gardner, and James Robinson)


​Authoritarian Power Sharing: Concepts, Mechanisms, and Strategies

(with Anne Meng and Robert Powell)

In preparation for the Annual Review of Political Science


Endogenous Colonial Borders: Precolonial States and Geography in the Partition of Africa

(with Xiaoyan Qiu and Joan Ricart-Huguet)


Countermajoritarian Institutions and Self-Subverting Democracy (with Gretchen Helmke)


Autocratization (with Anne Meng)


​Historical Statehood and Civil War Aims Across World Regions