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"The Influences of Foreign Direct Investments, Intrafirm Trading, and Currency Undervaluation on U.S. Firm Trade Disputes" (with J. Bradford Jensen and Dennis P. Quinn). Forthcoming, International Organization. An earlier version is NBER Working Paper 19239.
2014. "Unbundling the Relationship between Authoritarian Legislatures and Political Risk" (with Nathan Jensen and Edmund Malesky). British Journal of Political Science 44(3): 655-684. Summary on the Washington Post's Monkey Cage blog here.
2013. "Government Partisanship and Property Rights: Cross-Country Firm-Level Evidence" (with J. Lawrence Broz). Economics and Politics 25(2): 229-256.
2012. "Firm Lobbying and Influence in Developing Countries: A Multilevel Approach." Business and Politics 14(4): 1-26.
2012. "The Social Construction of Policy Reform: Economists and Trade Liberalization around the World" (with J. Muir Macpherson). International Interactions 38(5): 670-702.
2011. "Political Institutions and Property Rights: Veto Players and Foreign Exchange Commitments in 127 Countries." Comparative Political Studies 44(2): 211-240.
2011. "National Competitiveness in Comparative Perspective: Evidence from Latin America" (with Richard Feinberg). Latin American Politics and Society 53(3): 141-159.
2010. "The Politics of Stock Market Development" (with Peter Gourevitch and Pablo Pinto). Review of International Political Economy 17(2): 378-409.
2008. "Exchange Rate Policy Attitudes: Direct Evidence from Survey Data" (with J. Lawrence Broz and Jeffry Frieden). IMF Staff Papers 55(3): 417-444.
2015. "Interest Groups" in The Encyclopedia of Political Thought, Michael T. Gibbons, Editor-in-Chief (Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell).
Work in Progress
"International Economic Agreements and the Activities of Heterogeneous Multinational Firms" (with Leonardo Baccini and Pablo Pinto). Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Political Science Association (August 2014), and to be presented at the International Political Economy Society (November 2014). [slides]
"Partisan Governments, Production Costs, and Offshoring: Evidence from U.S. Imports" (with Pablo Pinto). Under review.
"Global Supply Chains and the Decline of Labor."
"Risk Mitigation Strategies in an Uncertain World: Political Risk Insurance and U.S. Firm FDI" (with Nathan Jensen).
"Services Liberalization and MNC Activities." (with J. Bradford Jensen and Dennis P. Quinn). [slides]