Published Papers

“Who Becomes a Terrorist?: Poverty, Education, and the Origins of Political Violence.” World Politics, 2011, 63: 203-245. Paper

“Comparing British and French Colonial Legacies: A Discontinuity Analysis of Cameroon” (With Kenneth Schultz) Quarterly Journal of Political Science, 2012, 7: 1–46. Paper

“Redistributive Colonialism: The Long Term Legacy of International Conflict in India” Paper Politics and Society, 2017, 45.2, 173-224.

“Local embeddedness and bureaucratic performance: evidence from India.” (With Rikhil Bhavnani). The Journal of Politics 80.1 (2018): 71-87. Paper

“Ethnic Diversity and Ethnic Discrimination: Explaining Local Public Goods Provision.” Comparative Political Studies (2017). Paper

“Land, State Capacity and Colonialism: Evidence from India”  Comparative Political Studies (2018) Paper

“Anti-Incumbency, Parties, and Legislatures: Theory and Evidence from India” Comparative Politics Paper

“Economic Foundations of the Territorial State System” (With Avidit Acharya) American Journal of Political Science Paper