Published Articles

Regions of Exception.” Perspectives on Politics 15, no. 4 (December 2017), 1034–1052.

Incumbency Advantage and Candidate Characteristics in Open-List Proportional Representation Systems” (with Sebastian Dettman and Jan Pierskalla). Electoral Studies 48 (August 2017), 111–120.

Lagged Explanatory Variables and the Estimation of Causal Effects” (with Marc F. Bellemare and Takaaki Masaki). Journal of Politics 79, no. 3 (July 2017), 949–963.

Bureaucracy and Service Delivery” (with Jan Pierskalla and Audrey Sacks). Annual Review of Political Science 20 (2017), 249–268.

Voting against Disorder.” Journal of Democracy 28, no. 2 (April 2017), 120–131.

Can Results-Free Review Reduce Publication Bias? The Results and Implications of a Pilot Study” (with Michael Findley, Nathan Jensen, and Edmund Malesky). Comparative Political Studies 49, no. 13 (November 2016), 1667–1703.

Modeling Social Factors in Language Shift” (with Maya Ravindranath Abtahian and Abigail C. Cohn). International Journal of the Sociology of Language 242 (November 2016), 139–170.

Simple and Formal Theories in Comparative Politics” (with Andrew T. Little). Chinese Political Science Review 1, no. 3 (August 2016), 425–447.

Colonial Migration and the Origins of Governance: Theory and Evidence from Java.” Comparative Political Studies 49, no. 9 (July 2016), 1201–1237.

Authoritarian Legacies in Post-New Order Indonesia: Evidence from a New Dataset” (with Sharon Poczter). Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies 51, no. 1 (April 2016), 77–100.

Trade Competition and American Decolonization.” World Politics 67, no. 3 (July 2015), 387–411.

Interpreting Ethnicity and Urbanization in Malaysia’s 2013 General Election.” Journal of East Asian Studies 15, no. 2 (May-August 2015), 199–226.

Disciplining Southeast Asian Studies.” Sojourn 30, no. 1 (March 2015), 215–226.

The Politics of Capital Flight in the Global Economic Crisis.” Economics and Politics 26, no. 3 (November 2014), 431–456.

Context and Method in Southeast Asian Politics.” Pacific Affairs 87, no. 3 (September 2014), 441–461.

The Institutional Turn in Comparative Authoritarianism.” British Journal of Political Science 44, no. 3 (July 2014), 631–653.

Political Islam and the Limits of the Indonesian Model.” Taiwan Journal of Democracy 10, no. 1 (June 2014), 105–121.

Surveys, Experiments, and the Landscape of International Political Economy.” International Interactions 40, no. 3 (June 2014), 431–442.

Pluralism and Political Conflict in Indonesia.” Indonesia 96 (October 2013), 79–98. See also “Pluralisme dan Perseteruan Politik di Indonesia.” Prisma 33, no. 1 (2014), 57–76.

The Domestic Politics of Financial Internationalization in the Developing World.” Review of International Political Economy 20, no. 4 (September 2013), 848–880.

New Media and Malaysian Politics in Historical Perspective.” Contemporary Southeast Asia 35, no. 1 (April 2013), 83–103.

Development, Social Change, and Islamic Finance in Contemporary Indonesia.” World Development 41, no. 1 (January 2013), 157–167.

Do Currency Crises Cause Capital Account Liberalization?International Studies Quarterly 56, no. 3 (September 2012), 544–559.

Testing Islam’s Political Advantage: Evidence from Indonesia” (with R. William Liddle and Saiful Mujani). American Journal of Political Science 56, no. 3 (July 2012), 584–600.

The Global Economic Crisis and the Politics of Non-Transitions.” Government and Opposition 47, no. 2 (April 2012), 135–161.

Decentralization and Economic Performance in Indonesia” (with Maria M. Wihardja). Journal of East Asian Studies 11, no. 3 (September 2011), 337–372.

Piety and Redistributive Preferences in the Muslim World” (with Bozena C. Welborne). Political Research Quarterly 64, no. 3 (September 2011), 491–505.

Aerial Bombing and Counterinsurgency in the Vietnam War” (with Matthew Adam Kocher and Stathis N. Kalyvas). American Journal of Political Science 55, no. 2 (March 2011), 201–218.

The 2008 Malaysian Elections: An End to Ethnic Politics?Journal of East Asian Studies 9, no. 1 (January 2009), 87–120.

Capital Mobility and Coalitional Politics: Authoritarian Regimes and Economic Adjustment in Southeast Asia.” World Politics 60, no. 2 (April 2008), 438–474.

Autocracy, Elections, and Fiscal Policy in Malaysia.” Studies in Comparative International Development 42, no. 1-2 (June 2007), 136–163.

Malaysia: Turnover Without Change.” Journal of Democracy 18, no. 1 (March 2007), 113–127.

From Agents to Outcomes: Simulation in International Relations.” European Journal of International Relations 11, no. 3 (September 2005), 367–394.