Helga Malmin Binningsbø

Senior Researcher

Helga Malmin Binningsbø
Email: helmal@prio.org
Work phone: 22 54 77 93

Research Interests

Power sharing and postconflict peace
Public opinion in postconflict countries
Conflict-related justice processes
Postconflict developments in Sierra Leone


Background

​​​​​​​Languages spoken:

Norwegian, English

Working experience:

PhD Candidate, NTNU

Research Assistant, Research Associate and Researcher at CSCW

Education:

2011: PhD in political science, Norwegian University of Science and Techology (NTNU).

2005: Cand.Polit. (Master's degree) in political science, Norwegian University of Science and Techology (NTNU).



All Publications

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Loyle , Cyanne & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2016) Justice during Armed Conflict: A New Dataset on Government and Rebel Strategies, Journal of Conflict Resolution. DOI: 10.1177/0022002716655441.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin (2013) Power sharing, peace and democracy: Any obvious relationships?, International Area Studies Review 16(1): 89–112.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin; Cyanne Loyle ; Scott Gates & Jon Elster (2012) Armed Conflict and Post-Conflict Justice, 1946–2006: A Dataset, Journal of Peace Research 49(5): 731–740.
Rustad, Siri Aas & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2012) A Price Worth Fighting For? Natural Resources and Conflict Recurrence, Journal of Peace Research 49(4): 531–546.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin & Siri Aas Rustad (2012) Sharing the Wealth: A Pathway to Peace or a Trail to Nowhere?, Conflict Management and Peace Science 29(5): 547–566.
de Soysa, Indra & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2009) The Devil's Excrement as Social Cement: Natural Resources and Political Terror, 1980–2002, International Social Science Journal 57(1): 21–32.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin & Kendra Dupuy (2009) Using Power-Sharing to Win a War: The Implementation of the Lomé Agreement in Sierra Leone, Africa Spectrum 44(3): 87–107.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin; Indra de Soysa & Nils Petter Gleditsch (2007) Green Giant or Straw Man? Environmental Pressure and Civil Conflict, 1961–99, Population and Environment 28(6): 337–353.

PhD Thesis

Binningsbø, Helga Malmin (2011) A Piece of the Pie: Power Sharing and Postconflict Peace. PhD thesis, Department of Sociology and Political Science, NTNU, .

Book Chapter

Dupuy, Kendra & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2016) Buying Peace With Diamonds: Power Sharing in Sierra Leone, in Gates, Scott; & Kaare Strøm, eds, Fragile Bargains: Civil Conflict and Power Sharing in Africa (forthcoming). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Rustad, Siri Aas & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2007) Natural Resource Management and Postconflict Peace, in Statsvitenskaplig Fagkonferanse. Trondheim: .
Rustad, Siri Aas & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2007) Natural Resource Management and Postconflict Peace, in the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association. Chicago, IL: .
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin; Torbjørn L. Knutsen; Robert Ekle & Ragnhild Nordås (2003) Afghanistan under den kalde krigen [Afghanistan during the Cold War], in Blodspor. Om bakgrunnen til 11. september. Oslo: (146–173).

Conference Paper

Dyrstad, Karin; Helga Malmin Binningsbø; Kristin M. Bakke & Arne Henning Eide (2016) Attitudes for peace: Public opinion in three post-conflict countries, presented at International Studies Association Annual Meeting, Atlanta, 16.03.16–19.03.16.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin & Cyanne Loyle (2014) Justice during armed conflict from 1949 through 2011: A new dataset, presented at International Studies Association Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada, 26–29 March 2014.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin & Karin Dyrstad (2013) Political confidence after civil war: Peacebuilding strategies and public opinion in 30 countries, presented at 54th International Studies Association Annual Convention, San Fransisco, 03.04.13 – 06.04.13.
Dyrstad, Karin & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2012) Power sharing and political confidence: Postconflict Bosnia-Herzegovina and Macedonia, presented at Domestic Elites and Opinion, Konstanz, 07 Sep 2012.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin & Cyanne Loyle (2011) Offers of Justice and Peace: Bargaining and Justice Processes during Conflict, presented at The Potential Role of Transitional Justice in Ongoing Conflicts, Minerva Center for Human Rights, Hebrew University, Israel, 14 November.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin; & Dupuy, Kendra 2009 Power Sharing and the Civil War in Sierra Leone, presented at Power Sharing Agreements in Africa: Implications for Peace, Democracy and Societal Trust, , 2 October.
Rustad, Siri Aas; Helga Malmin Binningsbø & Philippe Le Billon (2009) Do Resource-Related Peacebuilding Initiatives Build Peace?, presented at International Studies Association Convention, New York, NY, 15–18 February.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin & Kendra Dupuy (2008) Buying Peace with Diamonds? Power Sharing and the Civil War in Sierra Leone, presented at 49th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association, San Francisco, CA, 26–29 March.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin; & Dupuy, Kendra 2008 Buying Peace with Diamonds? Power Sharing and the Civil War in Sierra Leone, presented at 16th Annual Norwegian National Political Science Conference, , 28–30 April.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin; Scott Gates & Tove Grete Lie (2007) Post-Conflict Justice and Sustainable Peace, presented at Conference on Management of Post-Conflict Transition: The Challenges of Institutional Reform, Khartoum, Sudan, 22–24 January .
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin; Scott Gates & Tove Grete Lie (2006) Post-Conflict Justice and Sustainable Peace, presented at Polarization and Conflict Workshop, Nicosia, Cyprus, 26–29 April.
Gates, Scott; Tove Grete Lie & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2006) Postconflict Justice and Sustainable Peace, presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association (APSA), Philadelphia, PA, 31 August–3 September.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin (2006) Power-Sharing and Postconflict Peace Periods, presented at the Power-sharing and Democratic Governance in Divided Societies workshop, Oslo, 21–22 August.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin & Indra de Soysa (2006) Is the Devil’s Excrement Social Cement? Oil Wealth, Dissent, and Repression, 1980–2001, presented at the 47th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association (ISA), San Diego, 22–25 March.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin; Indra de Soysa & Nils Petter Gleditsch (2006) Green Giant, or Straw Man? Environmental Pressure and Civil Conflict, 1961–99, presented at the 47th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association (ISA), San Diego, 22–25 March.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin; Indra de Soysa & Nils Petter Gleditsch (2005) Green Giant or Straw Man? Environmental Pressure and Civil Conflict 1961–99, presented at The 101st Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, Washington, DC, 1–4 September 2005.
de Soysa, Indra; Nils Petter Gleditsch & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2005) Green Giant or Straw Man? Environmental Pressure and Civil Conflict 1961–99, presented at 101st Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association and the Third General Conference of the European Consortium for Political Research, Budapest, 8–10 September.

PRIO Policy Brief

Dyrstad, Karin; Helga Malmin Binningsbø; Kristin M. Bakke & Arne Henning Eide (2016) Public Support for Peace Agreements: The Cases of Guatemala, Nepal, and Northern Ireland, Conflict Trends, 5. Oslo: PRIO.
Dupuy, Kendra & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2008) Buying Peace with Diamonds? Power-sharing Agreements in Sierra Leone, PRIO Policy Brief, 7. Oslo: PRIO.

PRIO Paper

Dupuy, Kendra & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2008) Power-sharing and Peacebuilding in Sierra Leone: Power-sharing Agreements, Negotiations and Peace Processes, CSCW Paper. Oslo: PRIO.

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