Current Research Projects:
The Emerging European Union (5th edition for publication in Summer 2010)
World Values Survey in Cyprus
Power transition analysis:
Transatlantic alliance versus China and India
Future Enlargement of the EU and its Impact on Global Power Transition
Caucasus region and the Middle East
Political Economy of reforms in Turkey
Decision-Making Analysis of the Cyprus Bargaining Space
Radical Islam and terrorismPublished Works (books):
“Religiosity and Social Values of the Cypriots” (with Peter Noordijk and Craig Webster) Social Compass 56:1 (2009): 15-34.
“Islam and the Turkish Cypriots,” Social Compass 56:1 (2009):46-59.
"Dynamics of Cultural Change: the Human Development Perspective." (with Mark Abdollahian, Travis Coan, Hana Oh )World Values Research Papers 1, 4 (2008): 85-108 http://www.worldvaluessurvey.org
“The Role of EU in Democratization of Turkey & Some other Unexpected Issues,” Re-public re-imagining democracy online journal published in Greece, November 2008. http://www.re-public.gr/en/?p=446
“Competition among Giants: A Look at How Future Enlargement of the European Union Could Affect Global Power Transition,” (with Brian Efird and Peter Noordijk), International Studies Review Vol. 8, no. 4 (December 2006):607-622.
“The Political Future of Afghanistan and Its Implications for U.S. Policy” (with Jacek Kugler and Brian Efird), Conflict Management and Peace Science, Vol. 20, no. 1 (Spring 2003):43-72.
“Negotiating a Resolution to the Cyprus Problem: Is Potential EU Membership a Blessing or a Curse?” (with Ahmet Sözen) International Negotiation Journal Vol. 7, no. 2 (2002):261-85
“The Virtue Party,” Turkish Studies (Spring, 2002):62-81.