Fernando Bizzarro

Fernando Bizzarro is a doctoral candidate in government at Harvard University and a graduate-student associate at the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies.

January 2019, Volume 30, Issue 1

The Fates Of Third-Wave Democracies

Since their transitions, the democracies of the “third wave” have followed a range of trajectories beyond simple survival or breakdown. Many have stagnated at low levels of democracy and some have suffered democratic erosion, but there also have been cases of democratic deepening against the odds.