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Military Technology and Human Loss in Intrastate Conflict: The Conditional Impact of Arms Imports
Although often conjectured, there is a lack of empirical evidence whether international inflows of military technology render intrastate conflicts more violent. We address this question and argueExpand
The Effect of the Covid-19 Pandemic on Global Armed Conflict: Early Evidence
As Covid-19 spreads around the world, international actors, including the United Nations, have called for a stop to armed conflict to facilitate efforts to fight the pandemic. At the same time,Expand
Arms Racing, Military Build-Ups and Dispute Intensity: Evidence from the Greek-Turkish Rivalry, 1985-2020
Arms races are linked in the public conscience to potential violence. Following gas discoveries in eastern Mediterranean, Greece and Turkey nearly came to blows in August 2020 and both states have ...
All that Glitters is not Gold: Modeling Relational Events with Measurement Errors
As relational event models are an increasingly popular model for studying relational structures, the reliability of large-scale event data collection becomes increasingly important. Automated orExpand
The colonial roots of structural coup-proofing
ABSTRACT Colonially inherited institutions are a key determinant of the regime type and economic outcomes of postcolonial countries. This study extends this claim to civil-military relations, arguingExpand
Female Combatants and Wartime Rape: Reconsidering the Role of Women in Armed Conflict
Whereas existing research posits that the presence of female fighters in armed groups decreases their propensity for wartime rape, one recent study tests this claim quantitatively and is unable toExpand
How mediator leadership transitions influence mediation effectiveness
Little is known about how transitions in the government of mediators affect conflict dynamics and resolution. To address this shortcoming, we study executive turnovers of mediators during ongoingExpand
Supplemental Material, sj-pdf-2-jcr-10.1177_0022002719893446 - Military Technology and Human Loss in Intrastate Conflict: The Conditional Impact of Arms Imports
Supplemental Material, sj-pdf-2-jcr-10.1177_0022002719893446 for Military Technology and Human Loss in Intrastate Conflict: The Conditional Impact of Arms Imports by Marius Mehrl and Paul W. ThurnerExpand
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