Method of Comparative and Institutional Analysis

DOI: 10.20542/0131-2227-2011-5-76-84

Yu. Nisnevich, National Research University Higher School of Economics, 9/11, Myasnitskaya Str., Moscow, 101000, Russian Federation; Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia, 6, Miklukho-Maklaya Str., Moscow, 117198, Russian Federation (

Abstract. This paper presents the method of the contrastive-institutional analysis, which essence is in comparison of different state characteristics in order to reveal interrelations and influence trends existing between states. The results of state-studies carried out by international and nongovernmental organizations serve as basic information. The example of the application of this method is also given in the article.

Keywords: state, method, political science research, comparative-institutional analysis

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For citation:
Nisnevich Y. Method of Comparative and Institutional Analysis. World Eonomy and International Relations, 2011, no. 5, pp. 76-84.

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