Rutherford, A., Mumpower, J., Bello-Gomez, R.A. and Griffin, M. (2018). Understanding Vacancy Time: A Theoretical Framework Informed by Cross-Sector Comparison. Perspectives on Public Management and Governance. 2 (1), 3-20. Abstract

Wing, C. and Bello-Gomez, R.A. (2018). Regression Discontinuity and Beyond: Options for Studying External Validity in an Internally Valid Design. American Journal of Evaluation. 39(1), 91-108. Abstract

Wing, C., Simon, K., and Bello-Gomez, R.A. (2018). Designing Difference in Difference Studies: Best Practices for Public Health Policy Research. Annual Review of Public Health, No. 39:29.1–29.17. Abstract

Bello, R. and Espitia, J. (2011). Distribución regional de las transferencias intergubernamentales en Colombia 1994-2009. Documentos y Aportes en Administración Pública y Gestión Estatal, No. 16. Santa Fe, Argentina. ISSN 1666-4124 and 1851-3727. (Translated title: Regional distribution of inter-governmental transfers in Colombia 1994-2009). Abstract


Avellaneda, C.N., Bello-Gomez, R.A., and Olvera, J. (forthcoming). Explaining Subnational Governance: The Role of Governors’ Codified and Uncodified Knowledge. In Glückler J, Herrigel G, Handke M (Eds). Knowledge for Governance. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer. Abstract

Avellaneda, C.N., Bello-Gomez, R.A. (forthcoming). Policy Analysis for Decision Making in Colombian Local Governments. In Sanabria, P. and Rubaii, N. (Eds). Policy Analysis in Colombia. Bristol: Policy Press, University of Bristol. Abstract


Bello-Gomez, R.A. Interacting Capacities: National Bureaucracies’ Contribution to Subnational Performance. Invitation to revise and resubmit at Public Administration Review. Abstract

Bello-Gomez, R.A. and Rutherford, A. Leaving the Pilot Seat Empty: Determinants of Vacancy Instances in Top Executive Positions. Invitation to revise and resubmit at Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory. Abstract

Bello-Gomez, R.A., Olvera, J. and Avellaneda, C. Adversarialism and Power-Sharing Agreements as Moderators of the Management-Performance Relationship. Invitation to revise and resubmit at Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory. Abstract


Bello-Gomez, R.A. and Avellaneda, C. I’d rather do it myself: An experiment on mayoral preferences for managerial autonomy. Abstract

Bello-Gomez, R.A. National and Subnational Bureaucracies’ Capacity for Service Provision: A Human-Resource Approach to Decentralized Governance. Abstract

Avellaneda, C.N. and Bello-Gomez, R.A. Are Municipal Collaboration Choices Contingent on Policy Area? An Experimental Study of Colombian Mayors.

Olvera, J., Avellaneda, C. and Bello-Gomez, R.A. Analyzing Performance Dimension Saliency Under Monitoring: An Experimental Study with Local Chief Executives.