Democracy and Authoritarianism
Political Economy of Environmental Degradation
How Politicians React to Anti-Corruption Investigations and Enforcement: Evidence from Brazil
Convictions for Corruption and Government Approval: Global Evidence, with Feng Yang (Peking University).
Convicting Politicians for Corruption: The Politics of Criminal Accountability, with Luciano da Ros (UFSC).
Do Biometric Identification Machines Help to Clean Up Elections? Evidence from Colombia.
Family Matters: Nepotism and Public Employment in Brazil
with Diogo Britto (Bocconi), Alexandre Fonseca (UFPE and Receita Federal), Paolo Pinotti (Bocconi), and Breno Sampaio (UFPE).
Political Favoritism and Environmental Degradation in Brazil (1985-2020), with Cesar Martinez (Yale)