Research

at the International Forum for Democratic Studies

News & Highlights

Mar 26, 2015

Christopher Walker discusses the declining influence of democratic media against the intensifying efforts by Russia and other authoritarian regimes to broadcast their propaganda abroad in an interview with the Lithuania Tribune. ::MORE

MAR 17, 2015

Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellow Altay Goyushov writes about "The Crackdown in Azerbaijan" for OpenDemocracy. ::MORE

MAR 4, 2015

Maclean's, a Canadian magazine, discusses the debate appearing in the Journal of Democracy January 2015 "Is Democracy in Decline?" in an article, "Why Canada Needs to Push for Change Wherever Democracy is At Risk." ::MORE

Feb 26, 2015

Download Marcus Melo's report on "Building Coalitions for Reform in Brazil," part of a new series cosponsored by the Legatum Institute and World Affairs. ::MORE

Forum Publications

Democratization and Authoritarianism in the Arab World

Clientelism, Social Policy, and the Quality of Democracy

Journal of Democracy January 2015, "Is Democracy in Decline?"