Comparative Policy and Management


“Designing Systems for the Co-Production of Public Knowledge: Considerations for National Statistical Systems,” with Derrick Anderson. Policy Design and Practice. x(xx):xx-xx. n.d.

“Perceptions of the Rule of Law: Evidence about the Impact of Judicial Insulation,” with Jeff Yates and David S. Brown. Social Science Quarterly. x(xx):xx-xx. n.d.

“Developing Knowledge States: Technology and the Enhancement of National Statistical Capacity,” with Derrick Anderson. Review of Policy Research. 34(3):400-420. 2017.

“Disorder, Dictatorship, and Government Effectiveness: Cross-national Evidence,” with Soo-Young Lee. Journal of Public Policy. 32(1):5-31. 2012.

“Focal Points in Public Policy: Evidence from Voluntary Regulation,” with Justin Tucker. Review of Policy Research. 29(2):281-299. 2012.

“Design, Performance, and Interstate Collaboration: Insights from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative,” with Brendan Kretzschmar. Regional & Federal Studies. 22(4):475-498. 2012.

“Political Polarization as a Constraint on Corruption: A Cross-national Comparison,” with David S. Brown and Michael Touchton. World Development. 39(9):1516-1529. 2011.

“A Topography of Civil Service Laws,” with Sungjoo Choi. International Public Management Journal. 14(1):106-130. 2011.

“Effects of Regulatory Quality and Political Institutions on Access to Water and Sanitation,” with Helen Smith and Anant Mandawat. In Infrastructure Regulation: What Works, How Do We Know It and Why?, edited by Eduardo Araral, Daryl Jarvis, and Wun Xu. World Scientific Publishing. 2011.

“The Reduction of Regulatory Uncertainty: Evidence from Tax Policy.” Saint Louis University Law Journal. 55(1):269-306. 2010.

“Disparities in Access to Clean Water and Sanitation: Institutional Causes,” with Helen Smith and Anant Mandawat. Water Policy Journal. 12(Supp. 1):155-176. 2010.

“Perceiving Credible Commitments: How Independent Regulators Shape Elite Perceptions of Regulatory Quality,” with Anthony M. Bertelli. British Journal of Political Science. 39(3):517-537. 2009.

“Technology and the Evolution of the Regulatory State,” with Justin A. Tucker. Comparative Political Studies. 42(12):1567-1590. 2009.

“Government Effectiveness in Comparative Perspective,” with Soo-Young Lee. Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis. 11(2):249-281. 2009.

“Effects of the Institutional Design of the Civil Service: Evidence from Corruption,” with Ellen V. Rubin. International Public Management Journal. 11(4):404-425. 2008.

“Making Environmental Self-Regulation Mandatory,” with Richard Arnold. Global Environmental Politics. 6(4):1-12. 2006.

“Voter Choice in Multi-Party Democracies: A Test of Competing Theories and Models,” with Kevin M. Quinn and Andrew D. Martin. American Journal of Political Science. 43(4):1231-1247. 1999.

“Multiparty Electoral Competition in the Netherlands and Germany: A Model Based on Multinomial Probit,” with Norman Schofield, Andrew D. Martin, and Kevin M. Quinn. Public Choice. 97(3):257-293. 1999.