“Are New Democracies Better Human Rights Compliers?” International Organization (forthcoming) With Sharanbir Grewal
“A Precedent Based Theory of International Law” American Journal of International Law, forthcoming (with Pierre-Hugues Verdier)
“Domestic Implementation of European Court of Human Rights Judgments: Legal Infrastructure and Government Effectiveness Matter: A Reply to Dia Anagnostou and Alina Mungiu-Pippidi” European Journal of International Law (forthcoming)
“International Courts as Agents of Legal Change: Evidence from LGBT Rights in Europe” International Organization 2014 (with Larry Helfer). Replication data
Does Participation in International Organizations Increase Cooperation? Evidence from the ICC, UNHRC, and UNSC Review of International Organizations September 2013
“Public Opinion and the Legitimacy of International Courts“, Theoretical Inquiries in Law July 2013
“Precedent on International Courts: A Network Analysis of Case Citations by the European Court of Human Rights” British Journal of Political Science (2012, with Yonatan Lupu). Replication data
“Unipolar Politics as Usual” Cambridge Review of International Affairs. (2011)
“Borrowing and Non-Borrowing among International Courts.” Journal of Legal Studies 2010
“The Politics of International Judicial Appointments“. Chicago Journal of International Law (Winter 2009).
“The Cost of Shame: International Organizations, Foreign Aid, and Human Rights Norms Enforcement” (with James Lebovic, Journal of Peace Research (2009) Web appendix with robustness checks.
“The Impartiality of International Judges: Evidence from the European Court of Human Rights“. American Political Science Review (Fall 2008).
“The Politics of International Judicial Appointments: Evidence from the European Court of Human Rights“. International Organization (Fall 2007).
“Measuring Legal Systems”. the Journal of Comparative Economics (Fall 2007, with Howard Rosenthal)
With James Lebovic, “The Politics of Shame: The Condemnation of Country Human Rights Practices in the UNHRC” International Studies Quarterly, December 2006
With Paul Brewer, “Public Opinion, the War in Iraq, and Presidential Accountability” Journal of Conflict Resolution , October 2006
The Political Origins of the UN Security Council’s Ability to Legitimize the Use of Force , International Organization, Summer 2005, pp. 527-57
With Howard Rosenthal: Analyzing Roll Calls With Perfect Spatial Voting , The American Journal of Political Science July 2004 An earlier version Government Instability with Perfect Spatial Voting: France 1946-1958 is available as Russel sage working paper #197
Resisting the Lonely Superpower: Responses of States in the United Nations to U.S. Dominance In the Journal of Politics August 2004, pp729-54 Supplementary materials
“Outside Options and The Logic of Security Council Action.” American Political Science ReviewDecember 2001, pp 845-858.
“Clashes in the Assembly” International OrganizationSpring 2000 pp. 185-217.