Research

Publication

1. Cities as Lobbyists (with Becca Goldstein), 2017, American Journal of Political Science, 61(4): 864-876 (Deil S. Wright Award for the Best Paper in the Federalism and Intergovernmental Relations Section at 2016 APSA)

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2. Ex Post Lobbying, 2017, Journal of Politics, 79 (4): 1162-1176

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3Who Pays for Government? Descriptive Representation and Exploitative Revenue Sources, 2017Journal of Politic, 79 (3): 1090-1094 (with Michael W. Sances)

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– Media Coverage: The Economist, Vox.com, Mother Jones, CBS, Boston Globe, Atlanta Black Star

4. Organizations and the Democratic Representation of Interests: What Does It Mean when Those Organizations Have No Members? 2015. Perspectives on Politics 13 (4): 1017-1029 (with Kay Schlozman, Philip E. Jones, Tracy Burch, Sidney Verba, and Henry E. Brady)

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Working Papers

1. The Value of Connections in Lobbying (with Karam Kang) (Revise and Resubmit at Journal of Public Economics)

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2Corporate Political Activity and Shareholder Activism: Evidence from Shareholder Proposals (with Geeyoung Min) (Revised and Resubmitted to Journal of Legal Studies)

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3Exploitative Revenues, Law Enforcement, and the Quality of Government Service (with Rebecca Goldstein and Michael W. Sances)

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4. Legislators as Lobbyists (with Melinda N. Ritchie)

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5. Campaign Style: Evidence from U.S. House Elections (with Scott Libocker)

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6. Presence and Influence in Lobbying: Evidence from Dodd-Frank (with Pamela Ban)

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7. Economic Shocks, Targeted Transfers, and Local Public Goods: Evidence from US Shale Gas Boom (with Michael W. Sances)

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8. Foreign Lobbying in the US Congress: Evidence from Free Trade Agreements

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