Projects

Peacekeeping 

2020 When do UN peacekeeping operations implement their mandates? (with Robert Blair, Brown University, and Jessica Di Salvatore, Warwick University). Abstract. Working Paper.

2020 Protecting the Vote? Peacekeeping presence and the risk of electoral violence (with Hanne Fjelde, Uppsala University). Abstract.

2020 Keeping electoral peace? Activities of United Nations peacekeeping operations and their effects on election-related violence. Winner of the 2017 Dina Zinnes Award from the SSIP Section of the International Studies Association. Abstract.

2020 Introducing the Peacekeeping Mandates (PEMA) Dataset (with Jessica Di Salvatore, Warwick University, Magnus Lundgren, Stockholm University, and Kseniya Oksamytna, King’s College London). Abstract. Website.

2020 Local peacebuilding in the Central African Republic: What, when, where and with whom? (with Allard Duursma, ETH). Abstract.

2018 The use of force in UN peacekeeping operations: Micro-level mechanisms of peacekeeping during the 2015 elections in Côte d’Ivoire. Abstract.

2017 What do peacekeepers do, where and how? Winner of the 2016 Cedric Smith Prize for the best graduate student paper in conflict studies in the UK. Abstract.

Repression

2020 Restrictions on Civil Society: A Warning Signal for the Decline of Democracy? (with Jessica Johansson und Thomas Richter, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies). Abstract.

2020 Detecting Wrongdoing.  The public goods consequences of restrictions on civil society organizations (with Kristin Bakke and Neil Mitchell).