Research

Publications

Peer-Reviewed Articles

“Police Violence and the Underreporting of Crime” (with Daniel Gingerich), Economics and Politics (forthcoming) [Paper] [Appendix]

“Merit, Tenure, and Bureaucratic Behaviour: Evidence from a Conjoint Experiment in the Dominican Republic” (with Christian Schuster), Comparative Political Studies (forthcoming) [Paper] [Appendix]

Corruption as a Self-Fulfilling Prophecy: Evidence from a Survey Experiment in Costa Rica (with Ana Corbacho, Daniel Gingerich, and Mauricio Ruiz Vega), American Journal of Political Science 60(4): 1077-1092 (2016). [Paper] [Appendix] [Data and Code]

“When to Protect? Using the Crosswise Model to Integrate Protected and Direct Responses in Surveys of Sensitive Behavior” (with Daniel Gingerich, Ana Corbacho, and Mauricio Ruiz Vega) Political Analysis 24(2): 132-156 (2016). [Paper] [Appendix] [Data and Code]

Making it Personal: Clientelism, Favors, and the Personalization of Public Administration in Argentina,Comparative Politics 48(3): 373-391 (2016). [Paper] [Appendix]

“Electoral Revolution or Democratic Alternation?” (with María Victoria Murillo and Milan Vaishnav), Latin American Research Review 45 (3): 87-114 (2010). [Paper] [Errata]

Book Chapters

“Economic Constraints and Presidential Agency” (with María Victoria Murillo and Milan Vaishnav), in Steven Levitsky and Kenneth Roberts (eds.) The Resurgence of the Latin American Left, Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 52-70 (2011).[Paper]

Publications in Spanish

“La Legislatura de la Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires. Un estudio sobre las relaciones Ejecutivo-Legislativo en el nuevo marco institucional (1997-2000)” (with Fernanda Araujo), Revista SAAP 3(2), 353-393 (2008). [Paper]

“Reformas políticas: internas abiertas obligatorias y unificación electoral en las elecciones de 2005” (with Gerardo Scherlis), in Isidoro Cheresky (ed.) La política después de los partidos, Buenos Aires: Prometeo, 361-390 (2007). [Paper]

“Uso y abuso de las instituciones electorales. El caso de las internas partidarias y las fechas de las elecciones de 2005″(with Gerardo Scherlis), Revista Res Publica Argentina June- September, 51-72 (2007). [Paper]

“Entre lemas y neolemas. Las elecciones de 2003 en la provincia de Tucumán,” in Isidoro Cheresky and Inés Pousadela (eds.), El voto liberado. Elecciones 2003: perspectiva histórica y estudio de casos, Buenos Aires: Biblos, 253-285 (2004). [Paper]

“¿Elecciones concurrentes o elecciones desdobladas?: La manipulación de los calendarios electorales en la Argentina, 1983-2003” (with Gerardo Scherlis) in Isidoro Cheresky and Jean-Michel Blanquer (eds.), ¿Qué cambió en la política Argentina? Elecciones, instituciones y ciudadanía en perspectiva comparada, Buenos Aires: Homo Sapiens, 179-211 (2004). [Paper]

Book Reviews

Review of Szwarcberg, Mariela, Mobilizing poor voters: machine politics, clientelism, and social networks in Argentina, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge Review of International Affairs 29(2), 801-803 (2016).

Review of Alcañiz, Isabella. Environmental and Nuclear Networks in the Global South: How Skills Shape International Cooperation. Cambridge University Press, Revista POSTdata (Argentina) Forthcoming 

Work in Progress

“Working for the Machine: Patronage Jobs and Political Services in Argentina.” Under review [Paper] [Appendix]

Campaigns and Voters in Developing Democracies: Argentina in Comparative Perspective (volume in progress co-edited with Noam Lupu and Luis Schiumerini). Revise and resubmit

“Toward a Theory of Campaigns and Voters in Developing Democracies” (with Noam Lupu and Luis Schiumerini), chapter prepared for Campaigns and Voters in Developing Democracies: Argentina in Comparative Perspective  (volume in progress co-edited with Noam Lupu and Luis Schiumerini). Revise and resubmit [Paper]

“Perceptions of Ballot Integrity and Clientelism,” chapter prepared for Campaigns and Voters in Developing Democracies: Argentina in Comparative Perspective  (volume in progress co-edited with Noam Lupu and Luis Schiumerini). Revise and resubmit [Paper]

A Working Machine: Patronage Jobs and Political Services in Argentina. Book manuscript in progress.

“Shanty-Town Politics. A Preliminary Analysis of Clientelism Where It Matters” (with Victoria Murillo and Rodrigo Zarazaga)

“Lying About Corruption in Surveys: Evidence from a Joint Response Model” (with Daniel Gingerich)

Research Reports

Por qué la ciudadanía debería exigir que los gobiernos concursen los puestos en el sector público” (with Christian Schuster), BID Gobernarte, July 27, 2017.

New CSES Country Spotlight: Argentina” (with Noam Lupu and Luis Schiumerini), The official blog of the Comparative Study of Electoral Systems (CSES), May 2, 2017.