Political Economy

On Dynamic Compromise (with Zaki Zahran), Games and Economic Behavior, 2012, 76, 391-419

Mandatory versus Discretionary Spending: The Status Quo Effect (with Ying Chen and Hulya Eraslan), American Economic Review, 2014, 104 (10), 2941-2974 (Online Appendix)

The Voter's Blunt Tool (with Cecilia Mo), Journal of Theoretical Politics, 2016, 28 (4) 655-677

Efficiency of Flexible Budgetary Institutions (with Ying Chen, Hulya Eraslan and Jan Zapal), Journal of Economic Theory, 2017, 167, 148-176

Reform Fatigue (with Jackie M. L. Chan, Oendrila Dube and Nicolas Lambert) (in progress)

Policy Experimentation, Redistribution and Voting Rules (with Vincent Anesi) (NEW!)

Microeconomic Theory

Rules With Discretion and Local Information (with David Kreps and Andrzej Skrzypacz), Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2013, 128 (3), 1273-1320 (Online Appendix)

Durable Coalitions and Communication: Public versus Private Negotiations (with David Baron and Salvatore Nunnari), Journal of Public Economics, 2017, 156, 1-13

Dynamic Coalitions (with David Baron), Games and Economic Behavior (revise and resubmit)

Collective Choice in Dynamic Public Good Provision (with George Georgiadis and Nicolas Lambert)  AEJ: Microeconomics (revise and resubmit)

Constructive Ambiguity, (with David Kreps and Andrzej Skrzypacz) (in progress)

International Trade

Legislated protection and the WTO, International Economic Review, 2015, 56 (4), 1389-1384

Forbearance in Optimal Multilateral Trade Agreements, Journal of International Economics (revise and resubmit)

Why Multilateralism? The role of the periphery in optimal trade agreements (with Peter Rosendorff) (in progress)

Older Projects

Social Public Goods (with Nicolas Lambert)

Other Research

An Analysis of Mauritius's Trade Policies, (with Alberto Herrou-Aragon), 2003

Conference Organization

Econometric Society World Congress, program committee, Montreal (2015) 

Political Economy of International Organizations, program committee, Berlin (2015), Salt Lake City (2016)

SITE, The Dynamics of Collective Decision Making, organizer, (with Hulya Eraslan and Matthew O. Jackson), Stanford (2014)

Institutions and Policy Outcomes, organizer, Kingston (2010)


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