Research Interests

Conflict management and resolution, American foreign policy, civil wars, interstate wars, international institutions, agreements, national security, international security, third-party intervention, diplomacy, bargaining and negotiation

Working Papers

Turning the Tables: Direct Military Intervention and the Onset of Negotiations in Civil War

Rebel Group Diplomatic Support and the Use of Terrorism (with David Siegel, Gabriella Levy, and Chong Chen)

The Perceived Effectiveness of Diplomatic Foreign Policy Tools: Evidence from Diplomats in the Philippines (with Pei-Yu Wei and Dean Dulay)

The Use and Effectiveness of Special Envoys in U.S. Conflict Diplomacy

Other Publications


Made in the USA: Populism beyond Europe (with Kirk Hawkins and Fred Tan)

ISPI Report, Populism on the Rise: Democracies under Challenge?

Do You Hear the People Sing? Populist Discourse in the French Revolution 

Sigma Journal of Political and International Studies 33, p. 61-80