Research

Below are select article publications on different topics with replication data. Please see my CV for a complete list of publications.

Sovereign Debt & Financial Markets


Delegating Discipline: How Indexes Restructured the Political Economy of Sovereign Bond Markets 

Journal of Politics 2023

with Natalya Naqvi



Partisan External Borrowing in Middle Income Countries 

British Journal of Political Science 2023



Democracy, Public Debt Transparency, and Sovereign Creditworthiness 

Governance 2023



Interests over Institutions: Political-Economic Constraints on Public Debt Management in Developing Countries 

Governance 2021

International Organizations & Development Finance


Earmarked Funding and the Control-Performance Trade-Off in International Development Organizations International Organization 2023

with Mirko Heinzel and Bernhard Reinsberg



Chinese or Western Finance? Transparency, Official Credit Flows, and the International Political Economy of Development 

Review of International Organizations 2023


Power, Ideas, and World Bank Conditionality 

Review of International Organizations 2022

with Mark Manger


Analyzing If and How International Organizations Contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals: Combining Power and Behavior 

Journal of Organizational Behavior 2018

Empowered Borrowers? Tracking the World Bank’s Program-for-Results

Third World Quarterly 2016