Publications and Data



Publications on Elite Studies in Authoritarian Regimes

  • The Origins of Elite Defections in Electoral Autocracies. A Cross-national Analysis (R&R)
  • Beyond Elite Dissent. New Dimensions and Data for the Study of Elite Defections in Autocracies (under review)

Publications on Elite Studies in Democracies

  • Forthcoming – Territorial and National Identities in times of change (2010-2018) (with Margarita Gómez-Reino Cachafeiro) [book chapter] In Politicians in Hard Times. Facing Citizens after the Great Recession in Spain and Southern Europe, edited by Xavier Coller and Leonardo Sánchez-Ferrer, London: Palgrave Macmillan
  • Forthcoming – New Scenario, New Motivations to Become a Politician? (2010-2018) (with Manuel Portillo-Pérez) [book chapter] In Politicians in Hard Times. Facing Citizens after the Great Recession in Spain and Southern Europe, edited by Xavier Coller and Leonardo Sánchez-Ferrer, London: Palgrave Macmillan

Publications on Public Opinion

  • 2016- Citizens, Politicians and Experts in Decision-making. Citizens’ perceptions of the quality of political actors matter. Revista Española de Investigaciones Sociológicas, 154: 83-102 (with Clemente J. Navarro and Joan Font)

Working Papers

  • Office Insecurity and How Elites Defect: Evidence from Yeltsin’s Russia
  • On Citizens’ Ambivalent Support for Experts making political decisions