Welcome to my website!

I am an assistant professor in the Department of Political Science at Columbia University. Previously, I was an assistant professor in the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University
I received my PhD in Economics from Northwestern University in 2012. For the  2015-2016 academic year, I was a W. Glenn Campbell and Rita Ricardo-Campbell National Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University.

My research is at the intersection of economics and political science. I study how electoral and legislative institutions affect policy-making,  
as well as the accountability and selection of representativesI have been a co-organizer of the Washington PECO, a DC-area conference in political economy. Here you will find my research page, vitae, a short biomy football allegiance, and something about foods I like.