Journal Articles

—  “The Moderating Effect of Debates on Political Attitudes,” accepted at the American Journal of Political Science, with Sarah Brierley and George Ofosu

— “(Mis)Measuring Sensitive Attitudes with the List Experiment: Solutions to List Experiment Breakdown in Kenya,” accepted at the Public Opinion Quarterly, with Keith Weghorst 

2018.  “Segregation, Ethnic Favoritism, and the Strategic Targeting of Local Public Goods,” Comparative Political Studies 51(9): 1111-43, with Simon Ejdemyr and Amanda Robinson. Available here. 

2017.  "Reducing or Reinforcing In-Group Preferences? An Experiment on Information and Ethnic Voting", Quarterly Journal of Political Science 12 (4), pp 437-477.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1561/100.00017018 with Claire Adida, Jessica Gottlieb, and Gwyneth McClendon.

* Winner of the African Politics Conference Group (APCG) award for Best Article Published in 2017.

2017. "Ethnic Group Institutions and Electoral Clientelism," Party Politics, Advance online publication.  DOI: 10.1177/1354068817728212. Available here.

2017.  “Electoral Fraud or Violence: The Effect of Observers on Party Manipulation Strategies,” British Journal of Political Science, Advance online publication. doi:10.1017/S0007123416000491, with Joseph Asunka, Sarah Brierley, Miriam Golden, and George Ofosu.  Available here.

2016. “Electoral Handouts as Information: Explaining Unmonitored Vote Buying,” World Politics 68(3): 454-98. Available here.

2016. "Where is Vote Buying Effective: Evidence from a List Experiment in Kenya," Electoral Studies 44: 397-408.  Available here.  

2016. “Ethnic Favoritism in Education in Kenya,” Quarterly Journal of Political Science 11(1): 1-58, with Daniel N. Posner.  Available here.

2013. “Who Benefits from Distributive Politics? How the Outcomes One Studies Affect the Answer One Gets,” Perspectives on Politics 11(2): 461-74, with Daniel N. Posner.  Available here.

2011. “Kenya’s New Constitution,” Journal of Democracy 22 (April): 89-103, with Daniel N. Posner.  Available here.

Book Chapters

-- "Under What Conditions Does Performance Information Influence Voting Behavior? Lessons from Benin," with Claire Adida, Jessica Gottlieb, and Gwyneth McClendon. In Information and Accountability: A New Method for Cumulative Learning.  Dunning, T., G. Grossman, M. Humphreys, S. Hyde, and C. McIntosh (editors). Under contract at Cambridge University Press.

2013. “Vote Buying and Electoral Turnout in Kenya,” in Bratton, Michael ed. Voting and Democratic Representation in Africa. Lynne Rienner Publishers.