Selected research papers are archived below.  Questions or comments should be emailed to

“Who Gets the Credit? Legislative Responsiveness and Evaluations of Members, Parties, and the US Congress,” forthcoming, Political Science Research Methods (with Daniel Butler and Christopher Karpowitz).


“Voting for a Founding: Testing the effect of economic interests at the Federal Convention of 1787” (with Shawn Treier), 2015, The Journal of Politics 77, 519 – 534.


“Who Caucuses? An Experimental Approach to Institutional Design and Electoral Participation” (with Christopher F. Karpowitz), 2015, British Journal of Political Science 45, 329 – 351.


“Voting vs. Thinking: Unified Partisan Voting Does Not Imply Unified Partisan Beliefs,” 2012, The Forum 10, October 31.