Associate Professor of Political Science
(PhD, Yale University)
Geographic focus: Latin America, US
Thematic interests: Mobilization and campaign behavior; clientelism; corruption
Current research: Understanding the stigma associated with vote buying; how voters feel about different forms of corruption; experimental design
“Artificial Inflation or Deflation? Assessing the Item Count Technique in Comparative Surveys” (with Chad Kiewiet de Jonge), Political Behavior. Published electronically August 4, 2013. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11109-013-9249-x.
“The Conditionality of Vote Buying Norms: Experimental Evidence from Latin America” (with Ezequiel Gonzalez-Ocantos and Chad Kiewiet de Jonge), American Journal of Political Science. Published electronically July 13, 2013. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajps.12047.
“Vote Buying and Social Desirability Bias: Experimental Evidence from Nicaragua,” (with Gonzalez-Ocantos, Ezequiel, Chad Kiewiet de Jonge, Carlos Meléndez, and Javier Osorio), American Journal of Political Science 56, 1 (January 2012)
"Scalable Protocols Offer Efficient Design for Field Experiments," Political Analysis 13, 3 (2005)