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V.Gimpelson acknowledges support from the NRU HSE Basic Research Program. Treisman acknowledges support from the UCLA College of Letters and Sciences. We thank Vivek Ashok, Mark Beissinger, Sara Berens, Dan Bernhardt, Graeme Blair, Carles Boix, David Cameron, Dan Corstange, Rafaela Dancygier, Alex Debs, Christian Dippel, Tim Frye, Laura Garcia, Miriam Golden, Guy Grossman, Sergei Guriev, Stephan Haggard, Greg Huber, John Huber, Karen Long Jusko, Slava Kapeliushnikov, Kimuli Kasara, Herbert Kitschelt, Sasha Klyachkina, Hanzhang Liu, Rick McAlexander, Péter Mihálhyi, Gautam Nair, Grigore Pop-Eleches, Andrew Roberts, Tom Romer, David Rueda, Bruce Russett, Ken Scheve, Jason Seawright, Milan Svolik, Tinghua Yu, Ekaterina Zhuravskaya, and other participants at seminars at Columbia University, Northwestern University, Yale University, Princeton University, the Higher School of Economics, Sciences Po, the University of Warwick, and the 2015 APSA convention, as well as two anonymous referees, for helpful comments. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.