Bethany Ann Lacina

PhD student in political science at Stanford University

Bethany Ann Lacina is an External Associate at PRIO.

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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All Publications

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.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter; Håvard Hegre; Kathryn Furlong; Bethany Ann Lacina & Taylor Owen (2006) Conflict over Shared Rivers: Resource Scarcity or Fuzzy Boundaries, Political Geography 25(4): 361–382.
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.
Lacina, Bethany Ann (2004) From Side Show to Centre Stage: Civil Conflict after the Cold War, Security Dialogue 35(2): 191–205.

Book Chapter

Lacina, Bethany Ann; Magnus Öberg & Kristine Eck (2008) Civil Conflicts in the Contemporary World, in Resources, Governance and Civil Conflict. Abingdon: (23–42).
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).

Conference Paper

Lacina, Bethany Ann; Nils Petter Gleditsch & Bruce M. Russett (2005) The Declining Risk of Death in Battle, presented at the Third General Conference of the European Consortium for Political Research, Budapest, 8–10 September.
Russett, Bruce M.; Nils Petter Gleditsch & Bethany Ann Lacina (2005) The Declining Risk of Death in Battle, presented at the 46th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association, Honolulu, HI, 1–5 March.
Russett, Bruce M.; Nils Petter Gleditsch & Bethany Ann Lacina (2005) The Declining Risk of Death in Battle, presented at The Third General Conference of the European Consortium for Political Research, Budapest, 8–10 September.
Owen, Taylor; Kathryn Furlong; Bethany Ann Lacina & Nils Petter Gleditsch (2004) Conflicts over Shared Rivers: Resource Wars or Fuzzy Boundaries?, presented at 45th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association, Montreal, 17–20 March.
Lacina, Bethany Ann (2004) Why Civil Wars Come in Different Sizes, presented at a workshop on 'Resources, Governance Structures, and Civil War', Uppsala, 13–18 April.
Owen, Taylor; Nils Petter Gleditsch; Kathryn Furlong & Bethany Ann Lacina (2004) Conflicts over Shared Rivers: Resource Wars or Fuzzy Boundaries?, presented at 45th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association, Montreal, 17–20 March.

Report - Other

Brunborg, Helge; & Bethany Ann Lacina (2004) Demography of Conflict and Violence, report on seminar organized by the IUSSP Working Group. Oslo.