Research

 

Publications

2013. “Cross-Border Spillover: U.S. Gun Laws and Violence in Mexico.” (with Arindrajit Dube and Oeindrila Dube) American Political Science Review 107 (3): 397–417 [lead article]. [Online Appendix] [Replication Archive]

Media coverage: NPR interview, The Washington Post, Slate, TIMEThe New Republic, Animal Político, Nexos, El Universal.

2015. “Partisan Losers’ Effects: Perceptions of Electoral Integrity in Mexico.” (with Francisco Cantú) Electoral Studies 39: 1–14. [Online Appendix]

Forthcoming. “From Maize to Haze: Agricultural Shocks and the Growth of the Mexican Drug Sector.” (with Oeindrila Dube and Kevin Thom)  Journal of the European Economic Association. [Online Appendix]


Working Papers

“Critical Junctures: Independence Movements and Democracy in Africa.” (with Leonard Wantchekon) R&R at the American Journal of Political Science. [Online Appendix]

“Why Ethnic Subaltern-Led Parties Crowd Out Armed Organizations. (with Kanchan Chandra)
R&R at World Politics.

“How Political Repression Shapes Attitudes Toward the State.” (with Benjamin Pasquale) R&R at the Journal of Peace Research.

“Women’s Political Participation After Civil War: Evidence from Peru.”

“Are Voters too Afraid to Tackle Corruption? Survey and Experimental Evidence from Mexico.” (with Leonard Wantchekon and Thomas Zeitzoff)


Work in Progress

“The Long-Term Effects of Colonial Repression on Political Attitudes: Evidence from Madagascar.” (with Leonard Wantchekon)