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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Law and Political Science D-index 36 Citations 14,337 78 World Ranking 252 National Ranking 166

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Politics
  • Democracy
  • Law

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Politics, Political economy, Democracy, Development economics and Afrobarometer. His studies in Politics integrate themes in fields like Pearl, Gender studies, Ethnology and Public relations. Michael Bratton studied Political economy and Civil society that intersect with Political change and New institutionalism.

Michael Bratton works in the field of Democracy, namely Authoritarianism. His Afrobarometer research incorporates elements of Comparative politics, Public opinion and Institutionalisation. His Comparative politics study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Structural adjustment, Liberalization and Democratization.

His most cited work include:

  • Democratic Experiments in Africa: Regime Transitions in Comparative Perspective (1472 citations)
  • Neopatrimonial Regimes and Political Transitions in Africa (512 citations)
  • Public Opinion, Democracy, and Market Reform in Africa (366 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of study are Democracy, Politics, Political economy, Development economics and Public opinion. His Democracy research incorporates themes from Comparative politics, Liberalization and Public administration. The Politics study combines topics in areas such as Economic growth, Economy and Accountability.

His Political economy research includes themes of Civil society, Voting, State, Government and Economic system. He has included themes like African studies and Colonialism in his Public opinion study. The various areas that Michael Bratton examines in his Afrobarometer study include Structural adjustment and Liberal democracy.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Democracy (56.25%)
  • Politics (44.53%)
  • Political economy (42.97%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2009-2018)?

  • Political economy (42.97%)
  • Democracy (56.25%)
  • Politics (44.53%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Michael Bratton mainly investigates Political economy, Democracy, Politics, Public administration and Public opinion. His Political economy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Civil society, Voting, Democratization, Development economics and Ethnic group. His study of Afrobarometer is a part of Democracy.

His specific area of interest is Politics, where Michael Bratton studies Elite. His work is dedicated to discovering how Public administration, Public relations are connected with Government and Authoritarianism and other disciplines. His Public opinion research includes elements of Attribution and Causality.

Between 2009 and 2018, his most popular works were:

  • Voting intentions in Africa: ethnic, economic or partisan? (109 citations)
  • Citizen Perceptions of Local Government Responsiveness in Sub-Saharan Africa (66 citations)
  • Anchoring the "D-Word" in Africa (38 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Politics
  • Democracy
  • Law

His scientific interests lie mostly in Democracy, Politics, Political economy, Development economics and Voting. He mostly deals with Afrobarometer in his studies of Democracy. The various areas that Michael Bratton examines in his Politics study include Economic Justice, Criminology and Human rights.

His Political economy research includes elements of Civil society, Rule of law and Group voting ticket. Michael Bratton performs multidisciplinary study in Development economics and Context in his work. His studies in Voting integrate themes in fields like Developing country, Conventional wisdom and Democratic consolidation.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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