What to To Do in Iraq: A Roundtable, Foreign Affairs 85, no. 4 (July/August 2006): 150-153.

Response to Foreign Affairs Roundtable: What to Do in Iraq, Round 2, July 17, 2006

"Has America Failed in Iraq?" exchange with Dan Senor, Slate, July 20, 2005.

"Beat the Insurgents by Talking to Them" Los Angeles Times, July 3, 2005

Consensus and Iraq's constitution
Los Angeles Times (October 15, 2005)

Don't write the obituary for Iraq's constitution just yet.
New Republic Online (August 15, 2005)

Report from Baghdad
Winning the war was easy. Winning the peace? Harder.
Hoover Digest 2004, No. 4

Was Iraq a Fool's Errand?
Foreign Affairs, November-December 2004

Elections in Iraq: "Not Perfect, But 'Reasonably Credible'"
published in edited form in the Wall Street Journal (October 25, 2004)

What Went Wrong in Iraq
Foreign Affairs, September/October 2004

The New War for Iraq
There is only one scenario for American success in Iraq--and it won't be easy.
Hoover Digest 2004, No. 3

An Eyewitness to the Iraq Botch
Los Angeles Times (June 10, 2004)

Testimony of Larry Diamond to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee
Washingtion, DC (May 19, 2004)

Transition to What in Iraq?
Talk to the Stanford Institute for International Studies (May 11, 2004)

Transition to Democracy in Iraq? Averting the Slide into Civil War
Presentation to the Hoover Institution/Woodrow Wilson International Center Session on Prospects for Democracy in the Middle East (April 6, 2004)

Key Democratic Principles of Iraq's Transitional Administrative Law
Remarks in Salah ad Din Governorate (March 21-22, 2004)

Democracy Education for Iraq--Nine Brief Themes
(February 2004)

Why Decentralize Power in A Democracy?
Presented to the Conference on Fiscal and Administrative Decentralization (February 12, 2004)

The Long Haul for Democracy in Iraq
Reprinted from the Wall Street Journal (February 19, 2004)

What Civil Society Can Do to Develop Democracy
Presentation to NGO Leaders (February 10, 2004)

What is Democracy?
Lecture at Hilla University for Humanistic Studies (January 21, 2004)

Can Iraq Become a Democracy? Hoover Digest (2003 No. 2)

Endgame Hoover Digest (2003 No. 1)


Larry Diamond is Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, and founding co-editor of the Journal of Democracy. At Stanford University, he is professor by courtesy of political science and sociology, and he coordinates the democracy program of the Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law (CDDRL), within the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI).