Lars-Erik Cederman

PRIO Global Fellow

Background

​Lars-Erik Cederman is currently Professor at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH). He has been affiliated with PRIO through the Centre for the Study of Civil War since 2005 and was appointed a PRIO Global Fellow in 2014.

For more information, see Cederman's profile page on the ETH website​.

Events

PRIO started tracking events online in 2007. This listing is not complete. Past events may be mentioned in our news archive.

Recent Publications

Cederman, Lars-Erik; Kristian Skrede Gleditsch & Julian Wucherpfennig (2017) Predicting the decline of ethnic civil war: Was Gurr right and for the right reasons?, Journal of Peace Research 54(2): 262–274.

All Publications

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Cederman, Lars-Erik; Kristian Skrede Gleditsch & Julian Wucherpfennig (2017) Predicting the decline of ethnic civil war: Was Gurr right and for the right reasons?, Journal of Peace Research 54(2): 262–274.
Buhaug, Halvard; Lars-Erik Cederman & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch (2016) Ulikhet, eksklusjon og borgerkrig [Inequality, Exclusion, and Civil War], Politica 48(1): 12–29.
Buhaug, Halvard; Lars-Erik Cederman & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch (2014) Square Pegs in Round Holes: Inequalities, Grievances, and Civil War, International Studies Quarterly 58(2): 418–431.
Cederman, Lars-Erik; Kristian Skrede Gleditsch; Idean Salehyan & Julian Wucherpfenning (2013) Transborder Ethnic Kin and Civil War, International Organization 67(2): 389–410.
Cederman, Lars-Erik; Kristian Skrede Gleditsch & Simon Hug (2013) Elections and Ethnic Civil War, Comparative Political Studies 46(3): 387–417.
Deiwiks, Christa; Lars-Erik Cederman & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch (2012) Inequality and Conflict in Federations, Journal of Peace Research 49(2): 289–304.
Wucherpfennig, Julian ; Nils W. Metternich; Lars-Erik Cederman & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch (2012) Ethnicity, the State, and the Duration of Civil Wars, World Politics 64(1): 79–115.
Wucherpfenning, Julian; Nils Weidmann; Luc Girardin; Lars-Erik Cederman & Andreas Wimmer (2011) Politically Relevant Ethnic Groups across Space and Time: Introducing the GeoEPR Dataset, Conflict Management and Peace Science 28(5): 423–437.
Cederman, Lars-Erik; Nils Weidmann & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch (2011) Horizontal Inequalities and Ethno-nationalist Civil War: A Global Comparison, American Political Science Review 105(3): 478–495.
Johnson, Dominic D.P.; Nils Weidmann & Lars-Erik Cederman (2011) Fortune Favours the Bold: An Agent-Based Model Reveals Adaptive Advantages of Overconfidence in War, PLoS ONE 6(6).
Weidmann, Nils; Jan Ketil Rød & Lars-Erik Cederman (2010) Representing Ethnic Groups in Space: A New Dataset, Journal of Peace Research 47(4): 491–499.
Cederman, Lars-Erik; Halvard Buhaug & Jan Ketil Rød (2009) Ethno-Nationalist Dyads and Civil War: A GIS-Based Analysis, Journal of Conflict Resolution 53(4): 496–525.
Cederman, Lars-Erik; Kristian Skrede Gleditsch & Luc Girardin (2009) Ethnonationalist Triads: Assessing the Influence of Kin Groups on Civil Wars, World Politics 61(3): 403–437.
Buhaug, Halvard; Lars-Erik Cederman & Jan Ketil Rød (2008) Disaggregating Ethno-Nationalist Civil Wars: A Dyadic Test of Exclusion Theory, International Organization 62(3): 531–551.
Cederman, Lars-Erik & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch (2004) Conquest and Regime Change: An Evolutionary Model of the Spread of Democracy and Peace, International Studies Quarterly 48(3): 603–629.

Monograph

Cederman, Lars-Erik; Kristian Skrede Gleditsch & Halvard Buhaug (2013) Inequality, Grievances, and Civil War. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Cambridge Studies in Contentious Politics.

Non-refereed Journal Article

Cederman, Lars-Erik & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch (2009) Introduction to Special Issue on “Disaggregating Civil War”, Journal of Conflict Resolution 53(4): 487–495.

Conference Paper

Buhaug, Halvard;Cederman, Lars-Erik; & Gleditsch, Kristian Skrede 2011 Square Pegs in Round Holes: Inequalities, Grievances, and Civil War, presented at American Political Science Association (APSA), , 1–4 September.
Buhaug, Halvard;Cederman, Lars-Erik; & Gleditsch, Kristian Skrede 2010 Square Pegs in Round Holes: Grievances, Inequalities, and Civil War, presented at Peace Science Society (International), , 22–23 October.
Weidmann, Nils; Lars-Erik Cederman & Jan Ketil Rød (2007) Geo-Referencing of Ethnic Groups: Creating a New Dataset, presented at the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February–3 March.
Weidmann, Nils; Jan Ketil Rød & Lars-Erik Cederman (2006) Geo-Referencing of Ethnic Groups: Creating a New Dataset, presented at the Oslo GROW-net Workshop, Oslo, 10–11 February.
Rød, Jan Ketil & Lars-Erik Cederman (2006) Modeling Ethinc Conflict in Center-Periphery Dyads, presented at Polarization and Conflict conference, Nicosia, Cyprus, 26–29 April.

PRIO Policy Brief

Cederman, Lars-Erik (2010) Debunking Myths about Civil Wars: Facts about Ethno-Nationalist Conflict, CSCW Policy Brief, 2. Oslo: PRIO.