working papers, works in progress

job market paper

2018

“Bureaucrats Driving Inequality in Access: Experimental Evidence from Colombia.” [paper] [appendix]

revision invited

2018

Public Policy Under Limited State Capacity: Evidence from Deforestation Control in the Brazilian Amazon.” With Johannes Urpelainen. Revise and resubmit, American Journal of Political Science. [paper] [appendix]

“A Dynamic Model of Primaries.” With Erin York and Michael Ting. Revise and resubmit, Journal of Politics. [paper]

under review

2018

“Misgovernance and Human Rights: Experimental Evidence of Illegal Detention without Intent.” With Christopher Fariss. (first-authored) [paper] [appendix]

“After Defeat: Governing Party Response to Loss.” With Yotam Margalit and Michael Ting. [paper] [appendix]

select works in progress

2018

“Metaketa-III: Natural Resource Governance Meta-Analysis Pre-Analysis Plan.” With Miriam Golden, Donald Green, Daniel Nielson, and Daniel Ruebenson. [pre-analysis plan]

“Community Monitoring and Technology Transfer to Prevent Deforestation: A Field Experiment in the Peruvian Amazon.” 2018. With Jacob Kopas and Johannes Urpelainen. [pre-analysis plan]

“A Model of Bureaucratic Hiring in Plural Societies.” [presented MPSA 2018, APSA 2018]

“Heterogeneous Treatments: Limits to Inference and Advice for Experimental Design.” With Christopher Fariss. (first author) [presented APSA 2018]

“Rewards for Programmatic Reforms? Re-Assessing the Electoral Effects of Mexico’s Progresa Conditional Cash Transfer Program.” With Horacio Larreguy and John Marshall.

peer-reviewed publications

book

2019

Monitoring and Evaluation Manual in Fragile States. (Forthcoming). The World Bank.With Alicia Cooperman, Erin York, and Alexander Hamilton.

article

2015

“Light for All? Evaluating Brazil’s Rural Electrification Progress, 2000-2010.” Energy Policy, 86(C): 315-327. With Johannes Urpelainen and Joonseok Yang. [gated]

other writing

policy

2018

“Midiendo el acceso a programas sociales en Colombia” (in Spanish). 2018. Policy brief prepared with Max Mauermann and Innovations for Poverty Action. [pdf] [english summary]

2017

“Impact Evaluation of USAID Haiti PROJUSTICE Program Pretrial Detention Component.” Report for USAID. With Christopher Fariss. [pdf]

miscellaneous

2016

“The Promises and Pitfalls of Dyadic Data.” International Studies Quarterly Symposium. With Allison Carnegie. [link]

publications in other fields

articles

2013

“Electronic Medical Records System for Palliative Care in Low-Resource Settings.” 2013. BioMed Central Palliative Care, 12(31). With Kamal Shah, P. Teresa Yeh, Athanase Kiromera, Suave Gombwa, Rebecca Richards-Kortum, and Maria Oden. [gated]

“Design, Evaluation, and Dissemination of a Plastic Syringe Clip to Improve Dosing Accuracy of Liquid Medication.” 2013. Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 41(9). With with Garrett Spiegel, Cindy Dinh, Amanda Gutierrez, Julia Lukomnik, Benjamin Lu, Kamal Shah, P. Teresa Yeh, Yvette Mirabal, Lauren Vestewig Gray, Stephanie Marton, Michelle Adler, Gordon E. Schutze, Hadley Wickham, Maria Oden, and Rebecca Richards-Kortum. [gated]