Research

Peer-Reviewed Publications:

  1. Updating the Militarized Interstate Dispute Data: A Response to Gibler, Miller, and Little
    Glenn PalmerVito D’Orazio, Michael R. Kenwick, and Roseanne McManus
    International Studies Quarterly (Forthcoming)  

       
  2. Exploring the Dynamics of Latent Variable Models
    Kevin Reuning, Michael R. Kenwick, and Christopher J. Fariss
    Political Analysis (Forthcoming)
      
  3. Defense Pacts and Deterrence: Caveat Emptor
    Michael R. Kenwick and John A. Vasquez
    The Journal of Politics 79(1):329-334. (2017)
     
  4. Who’s Careful: Regime Type and Target Selection
    Daehee Bak, Michael R. Kenwick, and Glenn Palmer
    The European Journal of International Relations 22(4): 872-896. (2016)
    [Appendix] [Replication Files]
      
  5. Crowdsourcing the Measurement of Interstate Conflict
    Vito D’Orazio, Michael R. Kenwick, Matthew Lane, Glenn Palmer, and David Reitter
    PLOS ONE 11(6): e0156527. (2016)
                                  
  6. Do Alliances Really Deter?
    Michael R. Kenwick, John A. Vasquez, and Matthew Powers
    The Journal of Politics 77(4): 943-954. (2015)
    [Appendix] [Replication Files]
    – Coverage in The Chicago Policy Review
          
  7. The MID4 Data Set, 2002-2010: Procedures, Coding Rules, and Description
    Glenn Palmer, Vito D’Orazio, Michael R. Kenwick, and Matthew Lane
    Conflict Management and Peace Science 32(2): 222-242. (2015)
    [Data Webpage] 

Book Chapters:

  1. Measurement Models
    Christopher Fariss, Michael R. Kenwick, and Kevin Reuning
    SAGE Handbook of Research Methods is Political Science & International Relations (Forthcoming)

Press and Media:

  1. Border Barriers are on the Rise
    Beth A. Simmons and Michael R. Kenwick,
    CNN (Opinion). (February 1, 2019)

  2. Trump’s Cabinet and Bringing Civil-Military Relations Back In
    Lionel Beehner, Peter White, and Michael R. Kenwick
    Political Violence @ A Glance (December 16, 2016)
     
  3. Why Erdogan Struggles to Control the Armed Forces, and Why the Turkish Coup Failed
    Michael R. Kenwick
    The Monkey Cage (July 18, 2016)


Working Papers:
 

  1. Self-Reinforcing Civilian Control: A Measurement-Based Analysis of Civil-Military Relations
    Michael R. Kenwick
    (Revise and Resubmit)
     
  2. A Robust Measurement Model of Human Rights Respect with Country-Year Count Processes
    Chris Fariss, Michael R. Kenwick, and Kevin Reuning
    (Revise and Resubmit)
     
  3. Border Orientation in a Globalizing World: Concept and Measurement
    Beth A. Simmons and Michael R. Kenwick
    (Under Review)
          
  4. De Facto State Death
    Douglas Lemke and Michael R. Kenwick
    (Under Review)
              
  5. Rethinking the Link Between Civil-Military Relations and Interstate Conflict
    Michael R. Kenwick
    (Under Review)
      
  6. The Civil-Military Divide in Public Perceptions of Foreign Policy Decision-Making
    Michael R. Kenwick and Sarah Maxey
     
  7. An Experimental Analysis of Crowdsourcing Designs for Social Science Data Collection
    Vito D’Orazio, Michael R. Kenwick, Matthew Kelly, Dennis Okeyre, Glenn PalmerDavid Reitter, and Zhanna Terechshenko