Political Economy of Business Mobility

Nonpartisan Reward and Partisan Punishment: Electoral Effects of Corporate Headquarters Relocation

(Job market paper) (Under review)

Partisan Responses to the Mobility of Firms: Political Incentives to Retain Firms and Tax Treatment (Under review)

The Asymmetric Effects of Party Labels: The Roles of Partisan Cues and Policy Information in the Attribution Process

Peer-reviewed Publications

Policy Reform and the Problem of Private Investment: Evidence from the Power Sector. 2017. Journal of Policy Analysis and Management. 36 (1): 38-64 [With Johannes Urpelainen]

Electric Utilities and American Climate Policy: Lobbying by Expected Winners and Losers. 2016. Journal of Public Policy. 36 (2): 251-275. [With Sung Eun Kim and Johannes Urpelainen]

Working Papers

State Policy and Lobbying in a Federal System: Evidence from the Production Tax Credit for Renewable Energy, 1998-2012. [With Sung Eun Kim and Johannes Urpelainen], Revise and resubmit, State Politics and Policy Quarterly

An Unintentional Substitute for Democracy: Bilateral Investment Treaties and U.S. Firms’ Investment in Developing Countries. [With Abhit Bhandari] (Under review)

Belligerence Benefits: Public Opinion and Audience Costs in Trade Wars [with Ashton Cho] (Under review)

Barking Up the Wrong Tree: Retrospective Voting, Natural Disasters, and Electoral Backlash. [With Brian Blankenship, Ryan Kennedy, and Johannes Urpelainen] (Under review)

Domestic Demand for Political Conditionality. [with Lisa Lechner] (Under review)

Work in Progress

Targeted Benefits: Effects of Corporate Campaign Contributions on Legislative Support for Free Trade Agreements.

Buying Insurance Not to Negotiate: Moral Hazard Problem in the Overseas Private Investment Corporation in the United States.

Limitations of Electoral Regression Discontinuity Design: Discussion of Power and Inferences. [with Tara Slough]

Who Votes for Free Trade and When?: Geopolitics as the Sources of Legislative Preferences on Free Trade Agreements in the United States. [with Sung Eun Kim]

Peer-reviewed Publications in Energy/Environment Politics

Environmental Effects of GATT/WTO Membership: An Empirical Evaluation. Forthcoming, International Interaction [With Sung Eun Kim and Johannes Urpelainen]

The Future of India’s Coal-Fired Power Generation Capacity. 2019. Journal of Cleaner Production. 226: 904-912.

[With Johannes Urpelainen]

Global Patterns of Power Sector Reform, 1982-2013. 2019. Energy Strategy Reviews. 23: 152-162. [With

Johannes Urpelainen]

Power Sector Reforms and Technical Performance: Good News from an Instrumental Variable Analysis. 2018.

Review of Policy Research. 35 (1): 120-152. [With Di Liu and Johannes Urpelainen]

Does Power Sector Deregulation Promote or Discourage Renewable Energy Policy? Evidence from the States, 1991-2012. 2016. Review of Policy Research. 33 (1): 22-50. [With Sung Eun Kim and Johannes Urpelainen]

Light for All? Evaluating Brazil’s Rural Electrification Progress, 2000-2010. 2015. Energy Policy. 86: 315- 327. [With Tara Slough and Johannes Urpelainen]