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


Research at CDDRL


The Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law is committed to both academic and practical research that can illuminate the causes of governance failures, and understand how democracy, development and the rule of law can be promoted.


Current Research Programs & Projects


Research Projects

» Autocracies of the World Dataset

» Experiments in Governance in Developing Countries Project (EGAP)


» Regime Type and Economic Development

» State Building and the Rule of Law


» Transitions to Democracy




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