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Research Papers | Cuba

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(with Ángela Fonseca Galvis and Chiara Superti) "Authoritarian Regimes and Their Permitted Oppositions: Election Day Outcomes in Cuba," Latin American Politics and Society, vol. 59, no. 2 (2017): 27-52

"Social Policy and Economic Change in Cuba," in Social Policies and Decentralization in Cuba: Change in the Context of 21st-Century Latin America, eds. Jorge I. Domínguez, María del Carmen Zabala Argüelles, Mayra Espina Prieto, and Lorena G. Barberia (Cambridge, MA: David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies and Harvard University Press, 2017): 1-22

"Reshaping the Relations between the United States and Cuba," in Debating U.S.-Cuban Relations: How Should We Now Play Ball?, 2nd Edition, eds. Jorge I. Domínguez, Rafael Hernández, and Lorena G. Barberia (New York: Routledge, 2017): 39-61

"Autobiography of a Cuban Businessman in the 1940a and 1950s," Cuban Studies, 45 (2017): 345-358

"Past the Poof Moment: Cuba’s Future Political Parties," in Challenges of Party-Building in Latin America, eds. Steven Levitsky, James Loxton, Brandon Van Dyck, and Jorge I. Domínguez (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016): 440-456

"Introduction: On the Brink of Change: Cuba’s Economy and Society at the Start of the 2010s," in Cuban Economic and Social Development: Policy Reforms and Challenges in the 21st Century, eds. Jorge I. Domínguez, Omar Everleny Pérez Villanueva, Mayra Espina Prieto, and Lorena Barberia (Cambridge, MA: David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies and Harvard University Press, 2012): 1-18

"Revolution and Its Aftermath in Cuba: Review Essay," Latin American Research Review, vol. 43, no. 2 (2008): 225-240

"Cuba's Civil-Military Relations in Comparative Perspective: Looking Ahead to a Democratic Regime," in Looking Forward: Comparative Perspectives on Cuba's Transition, ed. Marifeli Pérez-Stable (Notre Dame: University of Notre Press, 2007): 47-71

"Cuba and the Pax Americana: U.S.-Cuban Relations Post-1990," in Between Compliance and Conflict: East Asia, Latin America, and the "New" Pax Americana, eds. Jorge I. Domínguez and Byung-Kook Kim (New York: Routledge, 2005): 193-217

"Cuba's Economic Transition: Successes, Deficiencies, and Challenges," in The Cuban Economy at the Start of the Twenty-First Century, eds. Jorge I. Domínguez, Omar Everleny Pérez Villanueva, and Lorena Barberia (Cambridge: The President and Fellows of Harvard College, 2004): 17-47

A Constitution for Cuba's Political Transition: The Utility of Retaining (and Amending) the 1992 Constitution (Miami: Cuba Transition Project, Institute for Cuban and Cuban-American Studies, University of Miami, 2003): 57 pp.

"Government and Politics," in Cuba: A Country Study (Area Handbook Series), 4th Edition, ed. Rex A. Hudson (Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2002): 225-281, 384-385

"Cuban Foreign Policy and the International System," in Latin America in the New International System, eds. Joseph S. Tulchin and Ralph H. Espach (Boulder: Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc., 2001): 183-206

"The @#$%& Missile Crisis (Or, What was 'Cuban' about U.S. Decisions during the Cuban Missile Crisis?)," Diplomatic History, vol. 24, no. 2 (Spring 2000): 305-315

"The Batista Regime in Cuba," in Sultanistic Regimes, eds. H. E. Chehabi and Juan J. Linz (Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998): 113-131

"U.S.-Cuban Relations: From the Cold War to the Colder War," Journal of Interamerican Studies and World Affairs, vol. 39, no. 3 (1997): 49-75

"Twenty-five Years of Cuban Studies," Cuban Studies, 25 (1995): 3-26

"The Secrets of Castro's Staying Power: How Cuban Communism Survives," Foreign Affairs, vol. 72, no. 2 (Spring 1993): 97-107

"The Political Impact on Cuba of the Reform and Collapse of Communist Regimes," in Cuba: After the Cold War, ed. Carmelo Mesa-Lago (Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1993): 99-132

"Cooperating with the Enemy? U.S. Immigration Policies toward Cuba," in Western Hemisphere Immigration and United States Foreign Policy, ed. Christopher Mitchell (University Park: The Pennsylvania State University Press, 1992): 31-88

"The Cuban Armed Forces, the Party and Society in Wartime and during Rectification (1986-88)," The Journal of Communist Studies, vol. 5, no. 4 (December 1989): 45-62

"Leadership Changes, Factionalism, and Organizational Politics in Cuba since 1960," in Leadership Change in Communist States, ed. Raymond Taras (Boston: Unwin Hyman, 1989): 129-155

"International and National Aspects of the Catholic Church in Cuba," Cuban Studies, 19 (1989): 43-60

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