Dr. Mwita Chacha received his Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia, USA in 2011. Dr. Chacha teaches courses in International Relations, specifically IR Theory, international organizations, and international political economy. His research seeks to better understand the dynamics of regional integration arrangements and the effects of complex interdependence on domestic security and conflict. Dr. Chacha’s work has been published in various academic journals including African Security, Democratization, European Union Politics, Journal of International Relations and Development, and Journal of Peace Research.
Chacha, M., 2017 European Political Science Association.
Identity and Public Trust in Regional Organizations: An Examination of the Commonwealth of Independent States
Chacha, M., Kobayashi, Y., 2017 In : Regional and Federal Studies.
European Integration and Regional Autonomy
Chacha, M., 2017 International Studies Association.
Economic Interdependence and the Success of Civil War Mediation
Chacha, M., Stojek, S., 2017
Democracy Survival and Economic Interdependence
Chacha, M., Powell, J., 2017
Opening Up or Digging In? Failed Coups, Democratization, and Authoritarian Entrenchment
Powell, J., Chacha, M., Smith, G., 2016 In : African Affairs.
Investing in stability: Economic interdependence, coups d’état, and the capitalist peace
Powell, J., Chacha, M., 2016 In : Journal of Peace Research. 53, 4, p. 525-538
Political and Economic Effects of Sanctions on Targeted States
Chacha, M., 2016 Controlling the Trade of Strategic Goods: Sanctions and Penalties. European Studies Unit (University of Liege), p. 81-100
Economic interdependence and post-coup democratization
Chacha, M., Powell, J., 2016 In : Democratization. p. 1-20
Colonial ties and civil conflict intervention: Clarifying the causal mechanisms
Chacha, M., Stojek, S., 2016 In : Conflict Management and Peace Science. 0, 0, p. 1-21
Adding trade to the equation: Multilevel modeling of biased civil war interventions
Stojek, S., Chacha, M., 2015 In : Journal of Peace Research. 52, 2, p. 228-242
Regional integration and the challenge of overlapping memberships on trade
Chacha, M., 2014 In : Journal of International Relations and Development. 17, 4, p. 522-544
Leadership Change and the Power of Domestic Audiences: A Game Theoretic Account of Escalation and De-escalation in Civil Conflicts
Chacha, M., Horne, C., 2014 In : African Security. 7, 2, p. 110-134
Regional attachment and support for European integration
Chacha, M., 2013 In : European Union Politics. 14, 2, p. 206-227
Regional integration and nuclear energy in Africa
Chacha, M., 2012 In : African Security Review. 21, 4, p. 38-50