Research

Published Papers

Slow to Learn: Bargaining, Uncertainty, and the Calculus of Conquest,” with William Spaniel. Journal of Conflict Resolution (2018) 62(4): 774-796. Here is the latest version prior to publication.

Policy Bargaining and Militarized Conflict,” with William Spaniel. Journal of Theoretical Politics (2017) 29(4): 647-678. Here is the latest version prior to publication.

Working Papers

Disproportionate Policy Responses and Executive Expertise

Policymaking with Multiple Agencies.” Revise & Resubmit at American Journal of Political Science.

The Amicus Game,” with Lawrence S. Rothenberg and Bradley C. Smith. Revise & Resubmit at Journal of Politics.

Stalling,” with Gleason Judd and William Spaniel. Under review.

Lobbying and Policy Extremism in Repeated Elections,” with John Duggan and Gleason Judd.

Accountability, Ideology, and Judicial Review,” with Gleason Judd and Bradley C. Smith.

“Bureaucrats, Judges, and Policy Quality,” with Lawrence S. Rothenberg.

“Strategic Avoidance and Rulemaking Procedures,” with Robert J. Carroll and Lawrence S. Rothenberg.

Works in Progress

“What States Want: How Preferences and Power Shape War,” with Bradley C. Smith and William Spaniel.