Work in Progress

Building a Paper Tiger: The Politics Behind China’s State Development. Book manuscript in preparation.

"How Corruption Investigations Undermine Regime Support: Evidence from China," with Bruce Dickson (George Washington University). [PDF]

"The Political Legacy of Violence during China's Cultural Revolution." [PDF]

"Internal Conflict, Elite Action, and State Failure: Evidence from China, 1000-1911," with Mark Dincecco (University of Michigan). [PDF]

"Sons and Lovers: Political Stability in China and Europe before the Great Divergence." [PDF]