Democracies and Dictatorships in Latin America: Emergence, Survival, and Fall

Scott Mainwaring and Aníbal Pérez-Liñán

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Statistical Analysis:

Chapter 3
Table 3.3 (Stata file)
Table 3.4 (Mplus file)
Data for table 3.4 (Mplus file)

Chapter 4
Tables 4.1 through 4.5 (Stata file)
Table 4.6 (Stata file)
Table 4.7 (Stata file)

Chapter 7
Figures 7.1 and 7.2 (Stata file)

Chapter 8
Tables 8.1 and 8.2 (Stata file)

Ancillary materials:

Classification of political regimes, 1900-2010

Data (Excel)
Discussion and coding rules, with Daniel Brinks (PDF)

Political actors’ preferences, 1944-2010

Coding rules for political actors (PDF)
Dataset of political actors (Excel)
Country reports (PDF)

US Policy toward Latin America, 1900-2008

Disaggregated data for the eight component items (SPSS)
Discussion and coding rules, with Melissa Rossi (PDF)


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