Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law Stanford University


Steve Levitsky
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Competitive Authoritarianism: The Emergence and Dynamics of Post-Cold War Hybrid Regimes  
Research Seminar

Date and Time
May 31, 2006
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Availability
RSVP Required by 5PM May 30


Speaker
Steve Levitsky - Harvard University


Levitsky received his doctoral degree from UC-Berkeley. His areas of research include political parties and party change, informal institutions and organizations, and political regimes and regime change. His primary regional interest is Latin America, with a particular focus on Argentina and Peru. He is author of Transforming Labor-Based Parties in Latin America: Argentine Peronism in Comparative Perspective (Cambridge University Press, 2003). He is currently writing a book on the rise of competitive authoritarian regimes in Latin America, Africa, Asia, East-Central Europe, and the former Soviet Union during the post-Cold War era. He is also co-editing a book (with Gretchen Helmke) on informal institutions in Latin America.

Location
Encina Ground Floor Conference Room
Encina Hall
616 Serra St., E008 (Ground floor)
Stanford University
Stanford, CA 94305
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FSI Contact
Alice Kada