DOI:10.1353/wp.2001.0011
Corpus ID: 18404
Does Oil Hinder Democracy?
M. Ross
Published 2001
Economics

World Politics
Some scholars suggest that the Middle East's oil wealth helps explain its failure to democratize. This article examines three aspects of this "oil impedes democracy" claim. First, is it true? Does… Expand
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