World Politics' Articles Win Prizes at APSA Conference

World Politics journal
Monday, August 28, 2017

Several articles that were published in World Politics, the internationally renowned quarterly journal of political science, have won distinguished awards, which will be announced at the upcoming American Political Science Association (APSA) conference on August 31 to September 3 in San Francisco. 

Lenka Bustikova and Cristina Corduneau-Huci received the prize for 2017 Best Paper, award by the association's Comparative Democratization section for their article, “Patronage, Trust, and State Capacity: The Historical Trajectories of Clientelism,” World Politics vol. 69, no. 2 (April 2017).

Anna Grzymala Busse received the Mary Parker Follet Prize from APSA’s Politics and History section for the best article published in the previous year for her article, “Weapons of the Meek: How Churches Influence Public Policy,” World Politics vol. 68, no. 1 (January 2016).

Erica Simmons received the award from the Science, Technology, and Environmental Politics section of APSA for the best paper published in the previous two years for her article, “Market Reforms and Water Wars,” World Politics vol. 68, no. 1 (January 2016).

Kate Baldwin and Eric Mvukiyehe received honorable mention from APSA’s African Politics Conference Group for their article, “Elections and Collective Action: Evidence from Changes in Traditional Institutions in Liberia,” World Politics vol. 67, no. 4 (October 2015).

World Politics is published by Cambridge University Press and produced under the editorial sponsorship of the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies at Princeton.

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