Research

Publication

[11]. Women’s Advancement in Politics: Evidence from Congressional Staff (with Melinda N. Ritchie), Conditionally Accepted in the Journal of Politics

[10]. Trump and Trade: Protectionist Politics and Redistributive Policy (with Melinda N. Ritchie), Conditionally Accepted in the Journal of Politics

[9]. Exit Strategy: Career Concerns and Revolving Doors in Congress (with Michael E. Shepherd), American Political Science Review (Forthcoming)

[8]. Exploitative Revenues, Law Enforcement, and the Quality of Government Service (with Rebecca Goldstein and Michael W. Sances), 2020, Urban Affairs Review 56(1): 5-31

– Media Coverage: The Washington Post Monkey Cage, The Atlantic

[7]. Active Firms and Active Shareholders: Corporate Political Activity and Shareholder Proposals (with Geeyoung Min), 2019, Journal of Legal Studies, 48(1): 81-116.

[6]. Presence and Influence in Lobbying: Evidence from Dodd-Frank (with Pamela Ban), 2019, Business & Politics, 21(2): 267-295.

[5]. Legislators as Lobbyists (with Melinda N. Ritchie), 2019, Legislative Studies Quarterly, 44(1): 65-95. 

[4]. Cities as Lobbyists (with Rebecca 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

[3]. Ex Post Lobbying, 2017, Journal of Politics79 (4): 1162-1176

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

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

[1]. 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)

Working Papers

1. Lobbyists as Gatekeepers: Theory and Evidence (with Alexander V. HirschKaram Kang, and B. Pablo Montagnes

2. Voters and Donors: The Unequal Political Consequences of Fracking (with Michael W. Sances)

3. Dynamic Lobbying: Evidence from Foreign Lobbying in the US Congress

4. Campaign Styles: Persistency in Campaign Resource Allocation (with Scott Limbocker) (R&R in the Electoral Studies)

5. Foreign Agents Registration Act: A User’s Guide