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Haiti’s Electoral Environment: 2015. A Report by OCID


2015. OCID, a non-partisan coalition of three important domestic ngo’s, plans to undertake a systematic observation of the upcoming elections in Haiti. With that goal in mind OCID deployed its entire national observer network to mount a systematic assessment of the election environment. 1,463 observers were randomly distributed in 730 pairs through the country between […]

Myanmar’s Electoral Environment: Results From the 2015 PACE Survey


2015. The People’s Alliance for Credible Elections (PACE) is a non-partisan civil society organization that launched a domestic election observation of Myanmar’s elections. In May 2015, PACE mobilized its national network of trained volunteers to undertake a systematic assessment of Myanmar’s electoral environment. This report summarizes some of the main findings from the interviews conducted […]

Auditoría del Padrón Electoral 2015


With Rafael Landivar University, 2015.

Evaluación Técnica del Registro Central de las Personas 2015


With Rafael Landivar University, 2015

Earning their support: Feelings Towards Canada Among Recent Immigrants


With S. White and A. Bilodeau. Ethnic and Racial Studies 38:2 (2013): 292-308. This article examines the factors that lie behind Canada’s success at earning the support of its newcomers. It examines the extent to which feelings towards Canada are grounded in immigrants’ experiences in the host country, predispositions inherited from their lives prior to migration, […]

Democracy at the Crossroads: The Results of the 2013 Maldives Democracy Survey


With Transparency Maldives, 2013. Transparency Maldives conducted a nationwide random survey of the Maldivian public in August 2013. The survey used repeatedly tested survey questions and the results are reliable within a margin of error of +?? 3.0%. That project was grounded in the conviction that the successful performance of democratic institutions requires a complementary set of supporting democratic values. The […]

Not So Clean: The Nicaraguan Voter List


Washington, DC: National Democratic Institute for International Affairs, April 2011: 87.

Democratic Deficits: The Honduras Benchmark Survey Report


Washington, DC: National Democratic Institute for International Affairs, April 2011: 87.

An Audit of the Guatemala Voter Registry


With J. Cruz, FLACSO, Guatemala City. Washington, DC: National Democratic Institute for International Affairs, January 2011: 67.

Economic Integration and North American Political Cultures


With S. White in Y. Abu-Laban, R. Jhappan, & F. Rocher (eds.), Politics in North America: Redefining Continental Relations. Peterborough: Broadview Press, 2008: 393-422.