Publications

“Expressive Voting and its Cost: Evidence from Runoffs with Two or Three Candidates” (with Vincent Pons), Econometrica 86, no. 5 (September 2018). (Also Harvard Business School Working Paper, No. 17-107, May 2017.) 

Working papers

"Better Alone? Evidence on the Costs of Intermunicipal Cooperation”, CEPR Discussion Paper No. 15999, April 2021 (Also CESifo Working Paper No. 9000). Revised October 2021.
Winner, 2021 CESifo Distinguished Research Affiliate Award; Winner, 2021 Wicksell Prize, European Public Choice Society; Honorable Mention, 2019 UEA Conference

The Large Effects of a Small Win: How Past Rankings Shape the Behavior of Voters and Candidates” (with Riako Granzier and Vincent Pons), NBER Working Paper No. 26599, December 2019. (Also Harvard Business School Working Paper, No. 19-026, September 2018). Revised September 2021.

Gender, Electoral Incentives, and Crisis Response: Evidence from Brazilian Mayors” (with Juan Pablo Chauvin),
UCLA Ziman Center Working Paper, July 2021

Work in progress

“Effects of Campaign Spending Rules on Candidate Selection and Election Outcomes” (with Nikolaj Broberg and Vincent Pons)

“Can Direct Contacts Improve Information and Access to Local Public Services?” (with Vincent Pons)

Policy reports

"Better Alone? Evidence on the Costs of Intermunicipal Cooperation", IPP Policy Brief, Nº66, Institut des Politiques Publiques, May 2021. (French version).
 
"Expressive Voting and Its Costs" (with Vincent Pons and Vestal McIntyre), IPP Policy Brief, Nº40, Institut des Politiques Publiques, May 2019. (French version).