Research

Publication

Power Transitions: Thucydides Didn’t Live in East Asia,” with David Kang. The Washington Quarterly 41.1 (2018): 137-154.

EU Crises and Integrational Panic: the Role of the Media,” with Mai’a Cross. Journal of European Public Policy 22.8 (2015): 1053-1070.

Under Review (Manuscripts are available upon request)

(R&R) “Too Small to Balance, Just Wait, or Hedging? Why Vietnam isn’t Balancing China,” with David Kang (USC)

(R&R) “Do Allies Free-Ride? Counterfactuals, Alliances, and Philippines-US Relations,” with David Kang (USC)

“Volatile Nationalism: Measuring Baseline Nationalism with Social Media Data from Vietnam and the Philippines”

“Playing with Firecrackers: When and Why Nationalist Protests at Home Affect Crisis Bargaining Abroad?”

“Domestic Threats, Selection Bias, and East Asian Power Transitions in History,” with David Kang (USC)


Book (forthcoming)

Asian power transitions: Internal troubles, external threats, and the future of US-China relations; First author with David Kang (USC).

Working Papers (Manuscripts are available upon request)

“Nationalism as Drivers of Maritime Disputes? Testing the Nexus with Two New Datasets”

“Reforming toward a Calmer Sea? The Source of China-Involved Incidents in the South China Sea” with Mengxiao “Phoebe” Tang (USC) and Yu-Ting Lin (USC); Presented at ISA Hong Kong 2017.

“Modern Economic Democracy” with Andrew Coe (Vanderbilt University)

“Reserved Legislative Seats for Ethnic Minorities: A Global Analysis” with Kaare W. Strøm (UCSD) and Lydia L. Lindgren (Clemson University)