Peer reviewed publications
"Preventing Coups d’état: How Counterbalancing Works." Journal of Conflict Resolution. Prepublished March 7, 2017, DOI: 10.1177/0022002717692652.
"Coup-Proofing for Dummies: The Benefits of Following the Maliki Playbook." Foreign Affairs Snapshot. July 27, 2014.
“Beyond Words: U.S. Policy and the Responsibility to Protect,” in The Responsibility to Protect: The Global Moral Compact for the 21st Century, Richard Cooper and Juliette Voinov Kohler, eds. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. With Lee Feinstein.
Work in progress
“Will There Be Blood? The Determinants of Violence During Coups d’état” (under review)
"How Coups Escalate to Civil War" (working paper)
“War and Coercive Institutions in Developing States” (working paper)
“Measuring Counterbalancing” (working paper)
“Would a Democratic Middle East Have Been More Peaceful? A Counterfactual Exercise,” with Bruce Russett (under review)