Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

  1. "Interpretation: The Final Spatial Frontier." Accepted at Political Science Research and Methods. (with Guy D. Whitten and Laron K. Williams)

  2. “Developing Smokeless Tobacco Prevention Messaging for At-Risk Youth: Early Lessons from “The Real Cost” Smokeless Campaign.” Health Equity 2(1): 176–173. 2018. (with Matthew A. Walker, Sarah A. Evans, Amanda Berger, and Alexandria Smith) DOI: 10.1089/heq.2018.0029

  3. "Are Media at Work in Your Neighborhood? The Effect of Media Freedom, Internet Access and Information Spillover on Workers’ Rights." Social Science Quarterly 98(3): 1078–1098. 2017. (with Chris McKallagat, Flávio D. S. Souza, and Jenifer Whitten-Woodring) DOI: 10.1111/ssqu.12443 Dataverse

  4. "What Is and What May Never Be: Economic Voting in Developing Democracies." Social Science Quarterly 98(3): 1099–1111 2017. (with Guy D. Whitten) DOI: 10.1111/ssqu.12444 Dataverse

  5. "Does Information Lead to Emulation? Spatial Dependence in Anti-Government Violence." Political Science Research and Methods 4(1): 27–46. 2016. (with Blake E. Garcia) Won best paper in PSRM 2016. DOI: 10.1017/psrm.2014.18 Dataverse

Book Chapters

  1. Administrative Capacity and Health Care in Africa: Path Dependence as a Contextual Variable. in Amanda Rutherford, Claudia Avellaneda and Kenneth J. Meier (eds). Context and Government Performance: Public Management in Comparative Perspective. Washington DC: Georgetown University Press. 27– 48 2017. (with Marlette Jackson, and Kenneth J. Meier) Dataverse

  2. Stata and Political Science in Enrique Pinzon (ed). Thirty Years with Stata: A Retrospective. College Station: Stata Press. 121–125. (with Guy D. Whitten)

Other Publications

  1. Defining Opposition: An Interview with Afonso Dhlakama of RENAMO. Ufahamu: A Journal of African Studies. 37(1). (with Irvin D. Reid)

  2. The 2009 Presidential and Parliamentary Elections in Mozambique. Electoral Studies. 30(2): 366–368. DOI: j.electstud.2011.02.004

  3. Review of: Valeri, Marc. 2009. Oman: Politics and Society in the Qaboos State. Digest of Middle East Studies 19(2): 340–341. DOI: 10.1111/j.19493606.2010.00052.x

Papers Under Review

  • To Have or Not to Have: Patrimonial Voting in Developing Countries. (with Guy D. Whitten)

  • X Marks the Spot: Discovering the Treasure of Spatial-X Models. Revise and resubmit at Journal of Politics. (with Guy D. Whitten and Laron K. Williams)

Working Papers and Applied Research Projects