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Alves, Jorge Antonio. 2018. “Transformation or Substitution? The Workers’ Party and the Right in Brazil’s Northeast.” Journal of Politics in Latin America, 10(1): 99-132.

Alves, Jorge Antonio and Wendy Hunter. 2017. “From Right to Left in Brazil’s Northeast: Transformation, or “Politics as Usual”?” Comparative Politics, 49(4): 437-455.

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Alves, Jorge A., and Patrick Heller. 2013. “Accountability from the Top-Down? Brazil’s Advances in Budget Transparency Despite Lack of Popular Mobilization.” In Sanjeev Khagram, Archon Fung, and Paolo de Renzio, Eds. Open Budgets: The Political Economy of Transparency, Participation, and Accountability. Washington, DC: Brookings Press.


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Alves, Jorge Antonio. 2018. “Brazilian voters wanted change — and they got it. Now what happens?The Washington Post – Monkey Cage. October 10.
Alves, Jorge Antonio. 2016. “Think all the political excitement in Brazil is at the national level? Think again.” The Washington Post – Monkey Cage. May 2.

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