Nationwide census to catalog mining and agricultural concessions.
I study political economy, focusing on institutions and policies that promote investment and mitigate violence in developing countries in sub-Saharan Africa, Southeast Asia, and Latin America. I have consulted on projects for The Asia Foundation, USAID, and The World Bank.
Here’s a recent CV.
Improving Designs in the Social Sciences (IDSS), 2016-2018 working group at UCLA designed to help faculty and graduate students develop research projects in which they make credible causal inferences.