New Papers

The Political Economy of Status Competition: Sumptuary Laws in Preindustrial Europe with Mark Koyama, forthcoming, The Journal of Economic History

Corruption for Competence, forthcoming, Economics of Governance

Shipwrecked by Rents with Fernando Arteaga and Mark Koyama, revise and resubmit, Journal of Development Economics

Religious Violence and Coalition Politics in History with Mark Koyama, revise and resubmit, Journal of Historical Political Economy

Feudal Political Economy with Mark Koyama

Bribe-Switching with Jamie Bologna Pavlik 

Health vs. Economy: Politically Optimal Pandemic Policy with Mark Koyama, Journal of Political Institutions and Political Economy 1(4): 645-669.

Grand Corruption By Theft and Bribery, invited to resubmit, Journal of Politics

Public Goods, Corruption, and the Political Resource Curse, invited to resubmit, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization

Uncertainties in Models and Empirics