Nic van de Walle

Team Members



Nic van de Walle

Maxwell M. Upson Professor of Government, Cornell University

Political scientist working on issues related to political economy of development, democratization and the politics of economic reform, with a particular focus on Africa.

Professor van de Walle’s main role in the project is linked to conceptualization, data collection & analysis, with a particular focus on contestation and association rights.




Electoral Politics in Africa since 1990

Jaimie Bleck, Nicolas van de Walle (2018)