D-Index & Metrics

D-Index & Metrics

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 39 Citations 8,300 121 World Ranking 221 National Ranking 145

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • World War II
  • Law
  • Politics

His scientific interests lie mostly in Democracy, Political economy, Law, Politics and Economic system. His study explores the link between Democracy and topics such as Opposition that cross with problems in Electoral fraud. His Political economy study incorporates themes from Balance, International relations and Alliance.

His Politics research incorporates elements of Government, Property rights, Economic history and Market economy. Political change, Institutional design, Constitutionalism, Stalemate and Authoritarianism is closely connected to Communism in his research, which is encompassed under the umbrella topic of Economic system. His work deals with themes such as Dictatorship, Public law, Rule of law and Power, which intersect with Liberal democracy.

His most cited work include:

  • The Fourth Wave of Democracy and Dictatorship: Noncooperative Transitions in the Postcommunist World (382 citations)
  • A tale of two worlds: core and periphery in the post-cold war era (207 citations)
  • State Power, Institutional Change, and the Politics of Privatization in Russia (179 citations)

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

Michael McFaul mainly investigates Political economy, Democracy, Politics, Law and Economic history. His Political economy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Authoritarianism, Liberal democracy, State, Foreign policy and Economic system. He interconnects Communism and Public administration in the investigation of issues within Democracy.

His Politics study combines topics in areas such as Government and Development economics. He combines subjects such as Index, Cold war and Soviet union with his study of Economic history. As a member of one scientific family, Michael McFaul mostly works in the field of Dictatorship, focusing on Regime change and, on occasion, Diplomacy.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Political economy (43.75%)
  • Democracy (40.91%)
  • Politics (22.16%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2014-2020)?

  • Political economy (43.75%)
  • Economic history (15.34%)
  • Democracy (40.91%)

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

His primary areas of investigation include Political economy, Economic history, Democracy, Law and Politics. The study incorporates disciplines such as Electoral reform, Presidential election and Foreign policy in addition to Political economy. Michael McFaul interconnects Forced labor of Germans in the Soviet Union, Soviet union and Cold war in the investigation of issues within Economic history.

Michael McFaul combines topics linked to Economic system with his work on Democracy. His studies in Economic system integrate themes in fields like Representative democracy and Communism. His research on Politics frequently connects to adjacent areas such as Economic growth.

Between 2014 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Russia's Unfinished Revolution: Political Change from Gorbachev to Putin (119 citations)
  • Who Lost Russia (This Time)? Vladimir Putin (25 citations)
  • From Cold War to Hot Peace: An American Ambassador in Putin's Russia (20 citations)

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

  • World War II
  • Law
  • China

Michael McFaul focuses on Economic history, Law, Cold war, Political economy and Politics. Michael McFaul combines Law and Crash in his research. His Cold war research includes elements of Administration, National security, China and Interregnum.

His Political economy research incorporates themes from Foreign policy, Power and Autocracy. His Autocracy study is associated with Democracy. His Politics study frequently intersects with other fields, such as Economic system.

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