Research

Published and Forthcoming

When Running for Office Runs in the Family: Horizontal Dynasties, Policy and Development in the Philippines (with Laurence Go). Forthcoming at Comparative Political Studies.

First Among Equals: The First Place Effect and Political Promotion in Multi-Member Plurality Elections (with Laurence Go). Journal of Public Economics 200 (2021): 104455.

Basing and Barangays: The Domestic Politics of U.S. Military Bases in the Philippines (with J. Wellington Brown). Asian Security (2020): 1-20.

Ongoing

The Search for Spices and Souls: Colonial Missions as the Colonial State in the Philippines. Revise and Resubmit at Comparative Political Studies.