Public Release of the MMAD Data

After years of work, we have finally released the first version of the "Mass Mobilization in Autocracies Database" (MMAD).

The MMAD is a detailed event dataset on protest in autocracies (2003-2012). Data and documentation are available via our website at The development of the MMAD was funded by a Sofja Kovalevskaja Award from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.