"The Constraining Power of the Purse: Executive Discretion and Legislative Appropriations" (with Alexander Bolton). Forthcoming. Journal of Politics. [Download paper]. [Online Appendix].

"Policy Disruption through Regulatory Review in the Trump Administration." Forthcoming. Presidential Studies Quarterly. [Download Paper]

"To Revoke or Not Revoke?: The Political Determinants of Executive Order Longevity." 2017. The American Journal of Political Science 61(3): 642 - 656. [Download paper]. [Online Appendix].

"Ideological Sophisticated Donors: Which Candidates Do Individual Contributors Finance?" (with Michael Barber and Brandice Canes-Wrone). 2017. The American Journal of Political Science 61(2): 271 - 288. [Download paper]. [Online Appendix].

"The President, the Court, and Policy Implementation." 2017. Presidential Studies Quarterly 41(1): 122 - 145. [Download paper]. [Online Appendix].

"Organization Capacity, Regulatory Review, and the Limits of Political Control." (with Alexander Bolton and Rachel Augustine Potter). 2016. The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization 32(2): 242 - 271. [Download paper]. [Online Appendix]. 

"Legislative Capacity and Executive Unilateralism." (with Alexander Bolton). 2016. The American Journal of Political Science 60(3): 649-663. [Download paper]. [Online Appendix].  [LSE USAPP Blog]. [AJPS Blog].


Working Papers

"Campaign Contributions and Donors’ Policy Agreement with Presidential Candidates" (with Michael Barber and Brandice Canes-Wrone). Under Review. [Download Paper]. 

"Legislative Constraints on Executive Unilateralism in Separation of Powers Systems"(with Michael Barber and Alexander Bolton). Under Review. [Download Paper].

"Presidential Action and the Supreme Court: The Case of Signing Statements." Under Review. [Download Paper].

Research in Progress

Legislative Capacity, Executive Power, and the Development of Separation of Powers Politics (Book project with Alexander Bolton). [Download Abstract]

"Presidential Influence on Judicial Review" (with Paul Gardner)