My current research deals with different dimensions of political behavior and accountability in developing countries.
Political Behaviour & Clientelism
Court Performance and Citizen Attitudes Towards Fighting Corruption (under review, with Leticia Barbabela and Miquel Pellicer)
Poor people beliefs and the dynamics of clientelism” (under review, with Miquel Pellicer, Lindsay Benstead and Ellen Lust).
From the demand side of clientelism project:
“Clientelism from the Client’s Perspective. A Meta-Analysis of Ethnographic Literature“, with Miquel Pellicer, Markus Bayer, and Christian Tischmeyer, Forthcoming in Perspectives on Politics, accepted Oct 24, 2020.
Citizen Assessments of Clientelistic Practices in South Africa, under review, with Miquel Pellicer, Markus Bayer, Christian Tischmeyer
Political Consequences of Inequality
Perceptions of Inevitability and Demand for Redistribution: Evidence from a Survey Experiment (with Miquel Pellicer and Patrizio Piraino, JEBO, accepted December 2017)
Social Inequality, State-Centered Grievances, and Protest – Evidence from South Africa , with Alexander De Juan, Journal of Conflict Resolution, accepted October 2016.