Oil and International Cooperation , International Studies Quarterly (forthcoming) (with Michael Ross)
Estimating Dynamic State Preferences from United Nations Voting Data , Journal of Conflict Resolution (forthcoming) (with Michael Bailey and Anton Strezhnev )
Are New Democracies Better Human Rights Compliers? International Organization (forthcoming) With Sharanbir Grewal
“How Does Customary International Law Change? International Studies Quarterly (forthcoming, with Pierre-Hugues Verdier)
“Precedent, Compliance, and Change in Customary International Law: An Explanatory Theory American Journal of International Law 108.3 (2014): 389-434., (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 25.1 (2014): 229-238
“International Courts as Agents of Legal Change: Evidence from LGBT Rights in Europe” International Organization 68.01 (2014): 77-110. (with Larry Helfer). Replication data
“Does participation in international organizations increase cooperation?.” The Review of International Organizations 9.3 (2014): 285-308.
“Public Opinion and the Legitimacy of International Courts“, Theoretical Inquiries in Law 14.2 (2013): 411-436.
“Precedent on International Courts: A Network Analysis of Case Citations by the European Court of Human Rights” British Journal of Political Science 42.02 (2012): 413-439 (with Yonatan Lupu). Replication data
Unipolar Politics as Usual Cambridge Review of International Affairs. 24.2 (2011): 121-128.
“Borrowing and Non-Borrowing among International Courts.” Journal of Legal Studies 39.2 (2010): 547-576.
“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 46.1 (2009): 79-97 Web appendix with robustness checks.
“The Impartiality of International Judges: Evidence from the European Court of Human Rights”. American Political Science Review 102.04 (2008): 417-433.
“The Politics of International Judicial Appointments: Evidence from the European Court of Human Rights“. International Organization 61.04 (2007): 669-701.
With James Lebovic, “The Politics of Shame: The Condemnation of Country Human Rights Practices in the UNHRC” International Studies Quarterly, 50.4 (2006): 861-888.
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, 59.03 (2005): 527-557.
With Howard Rosenthal: Analyzing Roll Calls With Perfect Spatial Voting , The American Journal of Political Science 48.3 (2004): 620-632.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 66.3 (2004): 729-754. 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 54.02 (2000): 185-215.
“Norms, Power, and Human Rights” International Studies Review 16(2) 302-306
“Domestic Law Goes Global” Perspectives on Politics 2013
“Channels of Power” Review of International Organizations 2011