• 2019. "Building Cooperation Among Groups in Conflict: An Experiment on Intersectarian Cooperation in Lebanon" (with Han Il Chang) in American Journal of Political Science 63(1): 146-162. [link to AJPS site] [paper] [appendix] [replication materials]

Winner of the 2018 Luebbert Award for Best Article, Comparative Politics Section, APSA 

  • 2012. "Transparency and Corruption: Evidence from India" in Journal of Law and Economics 55(1): 129-149. [paper]

  • 2010. "Is Transparency an Effective Anti-Corruption Strategy? Evidence from a Field-Experiment in India" (with Paul Pinto) in Regulation and Governance 4(3): 261-280. [paper]

  • 2015. "Cultural Legacies: Persistence and Transmission" in Norman Schofield and Gonzalo Caballero, eds. The Political Economy of Governance: Studies in Political Economy. Basel, Switzerland: Springer International: 21-39.

  • 2011. "Field Experimentation and the Study of Corruption" in Susan Rose-Ackerman and Tina Søreide, eds. International Handbook on the Economics of Corruption, vol. 2. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing: 335-355.

Book chapters:


Research in Progess:
  • Invisible Boundaries: Persistence of Political Identities in the Shadow of Empire. Book manuscript.

  • Children of Violence: Victims in the Shadow of Conflict (with Noam Lupu). Book manuscript.

  • "The Role of Communities in Preserving Political Identities: Evidence from Forced Population Transfers" (with Volha Charnysh). Under review. [paper]


  • "Mobilizing Opposition Voters Under Electoral Authoritarianism: A Field Experiment in Russia" (with Arturas Rozenas and Sergey Sanovich). Under review. [paper]​​

  • "History's Long Shadow: Persistence of Long Durée Political Identities in Ukraine." [paper]

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