Journal Article, International Security, issue 2, volume 34
Dan Reiter and Allan Stam respond to Alexander Downes's Spring 2009 article "How Smart and Tough Are Democracies? Reassessing Theories of Democratic Victory in War."
Journal Article, Journal of Conflict Resolution, issue 5, volume 49
"In this article, the authors investigate the relationship between states' political leaders' ages, their regime type, and the likelihood of militarized dispute initiation and escalation."
Journal Article, International Security, issue 1, volume 28
Dan Reiter and Allan Stam argue that Desch's decision to slash the number of cases under examination skews his results.