Published articles



Albertsen, Daniel & Indra de Soysa. (2018). “Islam, Oil, and the Middle East Region: An Empirical Analysis of the Repression of Religion, 1980-2013.” Politics and Religion.  TBA.


de Soysa, Indra & Kristine Hermanrud. (2017). “Missing the Forest for the Trees: A Reply to ‘Lazy Thinking, Lazy Giving or Lazy Research’?”  International Area Studies Review. TBA.


de Soysa, Indra, Tor Georg Jakobsen & Marthe Holum. (2017). “Capitalism, Interpersonal Trust, and Trust in Political Institutions: A Multilevel Empirical Analysis, 1994-2014.”  Journal of Globalization Studies. TBA.


Vadlamannati, Krishna & Indra de Soysa. (2017). “Economic Freedom, Social Protections, and Support for Anti-Immigrant Populism in 27 Democracies.” In Robert Gwartney, Robert Lawson and Joshua Hall eds. Economic Freedom in the World: Annual Report 2017. Vancouver: The Fraser Institute.



de Soysa, Indra. (2017). “Proxy Wars: Implications of Great Power Rivalry for the Onset and Duration of Civil Wars.”

Oxford Research Encyclopaedia of Politics.




de Soysa, Indra & Ann Kristin Hjelle de Soysa. (2017). “Do Globalization & Free Markets Drive Obesity Among Children and Youth? An Empirical Analysis, 1990-2013.” International Interactions.






de Soysa, Indra. (2017) “Predatory Government and the Feasibility of Rebellion: A Micro Logic of the Capitalist Peace” in William R. Thompson ed. Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics.
















Indra de Soysa & Paul Midford (2012) Enter the Dragon! An Empirical Analysis of China Versus US Arms Transfers to Autocrats and Violators of Human Rights, 1989-2006. International Studies Quarterly 56(4): 843-856.



Lucia Liste MuĖoz & Indra de Soysa. (2011) The Blog vs. Big Brother: New and Old Information Technology and Political Repression, 1980–2006. International Journal of Human Rights 15(8): 1315-1330.

Indra de Soysa. (2011) Another Misadventure of Economists in the Tropics? Social Diversity, Cohesion, and Economic Development. International Area Studies Review 14(1): 2–31.


Eric Neumayer and Indra de Soysa. (2011) Globalization and the Empowerment of Women: An Analysis of Spatial Dependence via Trade and Foreign Direct Investment. World Development 39(7): 1065–1075.
Indra de Soysa. (2011). The Capitalist Civil Peace: Some Theory and Empirical Evidence. In Paivi Lujala & Siri Aas Rustad (eds). High-Value Natural Resources and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding. Earthscan.
Indra de Soysa & Krishna Chaitanya Vadlamannati. (2011). Does Being Bound Together Suffocate, or Liberate? The Effects of Economic, Social, and Political Globalization on Human Rights, 1981-2005. Kyklos 64 (1): 20–53.  REPLICATION DATA
Indra de Soysa. (2010) Economic Policies and Armed Conflict: The Promise of Globalization. In Tor Georg Jakobsen (Ed) War: An Introduction to Theories and Research on Collective Violence. New York: Nova Publishers.
Indra de Soysa & Hanne Fjelde. (2010). Is the Hidden Hand an Iron Fist? Capitalism and the Onset of Civil War, 1970–2005. Journal of Peace Research 47(3): 287–298. Replication Details in Article
Indra de Soysa, Thomas Jackson & Christin Ormhaug. (2010) Tools of the Torturer? Small Arms Imports and Repression of Human Rights, 1992–2004. International Journal of Human Rights 14(3): 378–393.    REPLICATION DATA
Indra de Soysa, Jennifer Bailey and Eric Neumayer (2009). 'Free to Squander? Democracy and Economic Sustainability, 1980–2001.' In Richard A. Matthew, Jon Barnett, Bryan McDonald and Karen O'Brien eds. Global Environmental Change and Human Security. Cambridge. MIT Press.
Indra de Soysa. (2009). Hell is Other People? Social Fractionalization and State Repression, 1980–2004. Politsche Vierteljahresschrift 43: 100–127.  REPLICATION DATA
Bussmnn, Margit, Indra de Soysa, & John R. Oneal (2009). 'Globalization and Income Inequality in the Developing World.' In: Sasaki, Masamichi (ed.) New Frontiers in Comparative Sociology. Leiden: Brill. pp 353-377.
Silja Eriksen & Indra de Soysa (2009). A Fate Worse Than Debt? International Financial Institutions and Human Rights, 1981–2003. Journal of Peace Research 46(4): 485–503.  Replication details in article
Tor Georg Jakobsen & Indra de Soysa. (2009) Give Me Liberty, or Give Me Death! State Repression, Ethnic Grievance and Civil War, 1981–2004. Civil Wars 11(2): 137–157.  REPLICATION DATA
Indra de Soysa & Helga BinningsbŅ. (2009). Is the Devil's Excrement Social Cement? Energy Resources and Political Terror, 1981–2004.  International Social Science Journal 57(1): 21–32. (sorry, but the journal does not permit posting--you may write to me for a copy)REPLICATION DATA
Indra de Soysa, Thomas Jackson & Christin Ormhaug. (2009). 'Does Globalization Benefit the Small Arms Bazaar? An Empirical Analysis.'  International Interactions 35(1): 86–105. REPLICATION DATA
Indra de Soysa & Jo Jakobsen (2009). 'Rewards of Freedom: Democracy and the Inflow of Foreign Direct Investment.' In Peter Graeff and Guido Mehlkop eds. Capitalism, Democracy and the Prevention of War and Poverty (Essays in honor of Erich Weede). London: Routledge.
Hanne Fjelde & Indra de Soysa (2009). Coercion, Co-optation, and Cooperation: State Capacity & the Onset of Civil War, 1960–2005. Conflict Management and Peace Science 26(1): 05–25.
Indra de Soysa. (2008). A Review of Rodwan Abouharb & David Cingranelli's Human Rights and Structural Adjustment. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Review of International Organizations 3(3): 325–327.
Indra de Soysa & Eric Neumayer (2008). Disarming Fears of Diversity: Ethnic Heterogeneity and State Militarisation, 1988–2002. Journal of Peace Research  45(4): 497–518.  REPLICATION DETAILS IN ARTICLE

Indra de Soysa (2007). 'Underdevelopment and Human Insecurity: Overcoming Systemic, Natural, and Policy Risk' in: Brauch, Hans Günter; Grin, John; Mesjasz, Czeslaw; Dunay, Pal; Chadha Behera, Navnita; Chourou, Béchir; Oswald Spring, Ursula; Liotta, P.H.; Kameri-Mbote, Patricia (Eds.): Globalisation and Environmental Challenges: Reconceptualising Security in the 21st Century. Hexagon Series on Human and Environmental Security and Peace, vol. 3. Berlin – Heidelberg – New York – Hong Kong – London – Milan – Paris – Tokyo: Springer.



Indra de Soysa & Johannes Jütting (2007). 'Informal Institutions and Development: An Overview' in Johannes Jütting, Denis Dreschler, Sebastian Bartsch and Indra de Soysa eds. Informal Institutions: How Social Norms Help or Hinder Development. Paris: OECD.



Indra de Soysa & Ragnhild NordĆs (2007). Islam's Bloody Innards? Religion and Political Terror, 1980–2000. International Studies Quarterly 51: 927–943. REPLICATION DETAILS IN ARTICLE
Eric Neumayer & Indra de Soysa (2007). Globalization, Gender Rights, and Forced Labour. The World Economy 30(10): 1510–1535.



Helga BinningsbŅ, Indra de Soysa & Nils Petter Gleditsch. (2007). Green Giant, or Straw Man?Environmental Pressure and Civil Conflict, 1961–99’, Population and Environment 28: 337–353. REPLICATION DETAILS IN ARTICLE
Indra de Soysa & Eric Neumayer (2007). Resource Wealth and the Risk of Civil War Onset: Results from a New Dataset on Natural Resource Rents, 1970–99. Conflict Management and Peace Science 24:201–218.    REPLICATION DATA



Indra de Soysa & Eric Neumayer (2007). Disarming Fears of Diversity: Ethnic Heterogeneity and State Militarization, 1988–2002. World Bank Policy Research Working Paper 0-3796.



Simon Dietz, Eric Neumayer & Indra de Soysa (2007). Corruption, the Resource Curse and Genuine Savings. Environment and Development Economics. 12 (1): 33–53.



Jo Jakobsen & Indra de Soysa. (2006). Do Foreign Investors Punish Democracy? Theory and Empirics, 1984–2001. Kyklos 59(3): 383–410.   REPLICATION DATA


Indra de Soysa (2006). ‘Empirical Evidence for the Resource Curse.’ In Michael Daunderstädt and Arne Schildberg (Eds). Dead Ends of Transition: Rentier Economies and Protectorates. Frankfurt: Campus.


Richard Auty & Indra de Soysa. (2006). ‘Incentives to Reform in the Caucasus and Central Asian Political States.’ In Richard Auty and Indra de Soysa. Eds. Energy, Wealth and Governance in the Caspian Sea Region. London. Routledge.

Eric Neumayer & Indra de Soysa (2006). Globalization and the Right to Free Association and Collective Bargaining: An Empirical Analysis. World Development 34 (1): 31–49.
Margit Bussmann, Indra de Soysa, and John R. Oneal. (2005) The Effect of Globalization on National Income Inequality Comparative Sociology 4 (3–4): 285–312.  REPLICATION DATA INFO IN ARTICLE
Indra de Soysa. 2005. Filthy Rich, Not Dirt Poor! How Mother Nature Nurtures Civil Violence. In Peter Dauvergne ed. International Handbook of Global Environmental Politics. London: Edward Elgar (pp. 149–169).
Indra de Soysa & Eric Neumayer (2005). False Prophet, or Genuine Savior? Assessing the Effects of Economic Openness on Sustainable Development, 1980–1999. International Organization 59 (Summer): 731–772.     REPLICATION DATA

Eric Neumayer & Indra de Soysa. 2005. ‘Trade Openness, Foreign Direct Investment and Child LaborWorld Development 33 (1): 43–63.



Indra de Soysa. 2002. “Paradise is a Bazaar? Greed, Creed, & Governance in Civil War, 1989–99”  Journal of Peace Research 39 (4): 395–416.   REPLICATION DATA



Indra de Soysa & Nils Petter Gleditsch. 2002. “The Liberal Globalist Case” in Global Governance in the 21st Century: Alternative Perspectives on World Order Eds. Björn Hettne and Bertil Odén. Stockholm: Almqkvist & Wiksell.



Indra de Soysa. 2002. “Ecoviolence: Shrinking Pie or Honey Pot?”. Global Environmental Politics 2 (4): 1–36.



Indra de Soysa. 2000. “The Resource Curse: Are Civil Wars Driven By Rapacity or Paucity?” in Mats Berdal and David Malone eds. Greed & Grievance: Economic Agendas in Civil Wars. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner.



Indra de Soysa & John R. Oneal. 1999. “Boon or Bane? Reassessing the Effects of Foreign Capital on Economic Growth,” American Sociological Review 64 (5): 766–782.   REPLICATION DATA



John R. Oneal, Indra de Soysa, and Yong-Hee Park. 1998. “But Power and Wealth are Satisfying: A Reply to Lemke and Reed,” Journal of Conflict Resolution 42 (4): 517–518.



Indra de Soysa, John R. Oneal & Yong-Hee Park. 1997. “Testing the Transition Theory With Alternative Measures of Power,” Journal of Conflict Resolution 41 (4): 509-528.