Peer-Reviewed Article

2022. Donno, Daniela, Kelly Morrison, and Burcu Savun. “Not All Elections are Created Equal: Election Quality and Civil Conflict.” Journal of Politics 84(1): 134-147. [paper] [replication files]

Other Publications

2022. Boese, Vanessa A., Martin Lundstedt, Kelly Morrison, Yuko Sato, and Staffan I. Lindberg. “State of the World 2021: Autocratization Changing Its Nature?” Democratization 29(6): 983-1013. [paper]

2020. Morgenstern, Scott and Kelly Morrison. “Comparative Political Science Research on Diversity.” In Diversity Across Disciplines: Research on People, Policy, Process, and Paradigm, ed. Audrey J. Murrell, Jennifer L. Petrie-Wyman, and Abdesalam Soudi. Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing, Inc. [chapter]

Selected Work in Progress

“Time and Compliance with International Rulings: The Case of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights” (with Aníbal Pérez-Liñán and Luis Schenoni) [working paper] Conditionally Accepted @ International Studies Review

“Named and Shamed: International Advocacy and Public Support for Repressive Leaders” [working paper] [pre-registrationR&R

“Why Voters (Sometimes) Punish Repression” [working paper] [pre-registrationR&R

  • Winner of the 2021 Dina Zinnes Best Graduate Student Paper Award, International Studies Association, Scientific Study of International Processes Section

“Buying Survival: Coup Risk, International Accountability, and Mercenary Use” (with Leonardo Gentil-Fernandes and Jacob Otto) [working paperUnder Review

“Institutional Order in Episodes of Autocratization” (with Yuko Sato, Martin Lundstedt, Vanessa A. Boese, and Staffan I. Lindberg) [working paperUnder Review

“Sector-Based Support for Repressed Groups: Evidence from the Brazilian Landless Rural Workers’ Movement” (with Leonardo Gentil-Fernandes)

“Competing Verdicts: Multiple Election Monitors and Post-Election Contention” (with Daniela Donno, Burcu Savun, and Perisa Davutoglu)