Publications

(2020). Published in The British Journal of Political Science. Winner of ENMISA Outstanding Paper Award.

(2019). Published in Journal of Peace Research. Honorable Mention for JPR’s Nils Petter Gleditsch Article of the Year Award.

(2019). Published in Journal of Conflict Resolution.

Ongoing Projects

We provide descriptives on how people who have been deported approach decision-making using data from US deportees in Guatemala.

We test the effects of Colombia’s Reintegration Route with a unique survey of excombatants, focus groups, and interviews.

We test competing theories of vigilantism using observational and experimental data from 18,000 households in Guatemala.

Teaching

I make websites for my courses using Hugo and blogdown. You can look through the courses below and access the source code in my Github.

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POL290

Grad civil wars seminar.

ladata - R Package

Collection of political science, economics, and sociology datasets on Latin America

LASER Ethiopia

Evaluation of youth civic engagement intervention.

MPP in Guatemala

Endline data collection for a community policing project in Guatemala aimed at improving police-citizen relations, increasing inter-police collaboration, and reducing crime.

Generasi in Indonesia

Impact evaluation of a massive community-driven development project in Indonesia bearing on improving health and education outcomes among mothers and young children.

POL126 - Conflict

Undergraduate course on armed conflict, political upheaval, and violence around the world.

POL51 - The Scientific Study of Politics

Undergraduate methods course emphasizing research design, causality, and programming.

POLI437 - International Relations of Latin America

Undergraduate course on topics in governance, security, and development in Latin America

The LRDP in Colombia

Performance evaluation of a land reform and rural development program in Colombia bearing on restituting victims of the conflict, formalizing land ownership, and increasing institutional capacity.

Policy

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POL290

Grad civil wars seminar.

ladata - R Package

Collection of political science, economics, and sociology datasets on Latin America

LASER Ethiopia

Evaluation of youth civic engagement intervention.

MPP in Guatemala

Endline data collection for a community policing project in Guatemala aimed at improving police-citizen relations, increasing inter-police collaboration, and reducing crime.

Generasi in Indonesia

Impact evaluation of a massive community-driven development project in Indonesia bearing on improving health and education outcomes among mothers and young children.

POL126 - Conflict

Undergraduate course on armed conflict, political upheaval, and violence around the world.

POL51 - The Scientific Study of Politics

Undergraduate methods course emphasizing research design, causality, and programming.

POLI437 - International Relations of Latin America

Undergraduate course on topics in governance, security, and development in Latin America

The LRDP in Colombia

Performance evaluation of a land reform and rural development program in Colombia bearing on restituting victims of the conflict, formalizing land ownership, and increasing institutional capacity.