Interest groups and political parties; social identity and political ideology; the U.S. presidency; inequality and representation; American political development.
Billionaires and Stealth Politics (with Benjamin Page and Jason Seawright). 2018. University of Chicago Press.
“The Political Weaponization of Gun Owners: The NRA’s Cultivation, Dissemination, and Use of a Group Social Identity.” Forthcoming, Journal of Politics.
“Racial and Gender Representation in the American Politics Canon: An Analysis of Core Graduate Syllabi” (with Sean Diament and Adam Howat). 2018. PS: Political Science and Politics.
“What is the ‘Canon’ in American Politics? Analyses of Core Graduate Syllabi” (with Sean Diament and Adam Howat). 2017. Journal of Political Science Education 13(3): 256-278.
Current Book Project:
“Gunning for the Masses: How the NRA Has Shaped Its Supporters’ Behavior, Advanced Its Political Agenda, and Thwarted the Will of the Majority”
Working Papers and Works in Progress:
“Gun Ownership as a Social Identity: Estimating Behavioral and Attitudinal Relationships” (with Adam Howat and Jacob Rothschild) (under review)
“The Impact of Gun Policy Communications on Mobilization and Polarization” (with Adam Howat and Jacob Rothschild)
“Promoting the Right Ideas: Think-tank Funding and Scholarly Research” (with Benjamin Page and Jason Seawright)
“School Shootings and Party Vote Share in the U.S.” (with Laura Garcia and Ana Arjona)
“Heller’s Hollow Hope” (with Kristin Goss)