Research

 

Publications

 

"Court Performance within the Multilateral Trade Regime" (with Cosette D. Creamer). 2018.  In T. Squatrito, O. Young, A. Follesdal, & G. Ulfstein (Eds.). The Performance of International Courts and Tribunals (39-76). Cambridge University Press. 

"Investigator Characteristics and Respondent Behavior in Online Surveys." (with Ariel White, Christopher Lucas, Dominika Kruszewska and Connor Huff). 2018. Journal of Experimental Political Science. 5(1). 1-12.  (Download)

Estimating Dynamic State Preferences from United Nations Voting Data” (with Michael A. Bailey and Erik Voeten). 2017. Journal of Conflict Resolution. 61(2): 430-456. 

“Affiliation Bias in Arbitration: An Experimental Approach.” (with Sergio Puig). 2017. The Journal of Legal Studies, 46(2), 371-398.  (Download) (Replication Data)

“The David Effect and ISDS” (with Sergio Puig). 2017. European Journal of International Law. 28(3), 731-761.  (Download) (Replication Data)

“Human Rights and Human Welfare: Looking for a Dark Side to International Human Rights Law” (with Beth A. Simmons). 2017. In J. Snyder, L. Vinjamuri, & S. Hopgood (Eds.) Human Rights Futures. (60-87). Cambridge University Press. 

“boocio: An Education System with Hierarchical Concept Maps and Dynamic Nonlinear Learning Plans. (with Michail Schwab, Hendrik Strobelt, James Tompkin, Colin Fredericks, Connor Huff, Dana Higgins, Mayya Komisarchik, Gary King, and Hanspeter Pfister). 2017. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics 23(1): 571-580.

 

Selected Working Papers

 

“Rulers or Rules? International Law, Elite Cues and Public Opinion.” (with Beth Simmons and Matthew Kim) (Download) (Appendix)

"Why Rich Countries Win Investment Disputes: Taking Selection Seriously." (Download)

"Semiparametric Weighting Estimators for Multi-Period Difference-in-Differences Designs." (Download)

"You Only Dissent Once: Re-Appointment and Legal Practices in Investment Arbitration" (Download)

``Testing Counteraction on Human Rights.'' (with Judith Kelley and Beth Simmons)

"An Improved Method of Automated Nonparametric Content Analysis for Social Science.'' (with Connor Jerzak and Gary King) (Download)

"Telescope Matching: A Flexible Approach to Estimating Direct Effects.'" (with Matthew Blackwell) (Download)

“International Disputes, Media Coverage, and Backlash Against International Law." (with Ryan Brutger) (Download)

“Detecting Causal Masking.” (with Adam Glynn and Eric Beerbohm)