Bethany Ann Lacina

PhD student in political science at Stanford University

Research Interests

Battle Deaths Dataset
Regime Type and Determinants of Battle Deaths in Conflicts
Population Pressure and Arable Land Scarcity

Background

Languages spoken:

English, Spanish

Working experience:

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Washington DC
2003-2004: Research Assistant, PRIO

Education:

Bachelor of Arts, Yale University

Events

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Publications

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Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Lacina, Bethany Ann & Nils Petter Gleditsch (2013) The waning of war is real: a response to Gohdes and Price, Journal of Conflict Resolution 57(6): 1109–1127.
Lacina, Bethany Ann; Nils Petter Gleditsch; & Bruce M. Russett (2006) The Declining Risk of Death in Battle, International Studies Quarterly 50(3): 673–680.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter; Kathryn Furlong; Håvard Hegre; Bethany Ann Lacina & Taylor Owen (2006) Conflicts over Shared Rivers: Resource Wars or Fuzzy Boundaries?, Political Geography 25(4): 361–382.
Lacina, Bethany Ann (2006) Explaining the Severity of Civil War, Journal of Conflict Resolution 50(2): 276–289.
Lacina, Bethany Ann; & Nils Petter Gleditsch (2005) Monitoring Trends in Global Combat: A New Dataset of Battle Deaths, European Journal of Population 21(2): 145–165.

Book Chapter

Lacina, Bethany Ann; & Nils Petter Gleditsch (2006) Monitoring Trends in Global Combat: A New Dataset of Battle Deaths, in Brunborg, Helge; Ewa Tabeau; & Henrik Urdal, eds, The Demography of Armed Conflict. Berlin: Springer (145–165).