Current Work

  • "Authoritarian Courts and Urban Bias: Formal Dispute Resolution Organs in the PRC"- a project looking at variation in formal dispute resolution capacity in the PRC, presented as a lightning talk at Midwest Political Science Association (2017). 

  • Anticipating Inspections and Anti-Corruption Outcomes in China - A paper looking at the variation in anticorruption outcomes when provincial level governments may anticipate inspections.  To be presented at APSA 2018.
  • Anti-Corruption & Transparency in Contemporary China - A project looking at the effects of anti-corruption investigations on procuratorate transparency reporting. To be presented as a poster at APSA 2018. 

Also, I've begun sharing my latest projects on GitHub: come on over to see what I'm currently hacking together!

Projects I'm working on: 


  • Q & A: Policymaking and Judicial Dialogue -  A topic modeling project to understand judicial policymaking in the PRC.