Journal Articles

  • 2020. "Counterterrorism and Preventive Repression: China’s Changing Strategy in Xinjiang" (with Sheena Chestnut Greitens and Myunghee Lee). International Security. 44(3): 9-47.

        • For a video presentation and discussion of our findings in a panel at the Brookings Institution, see this post (January 2020).

        • An op-ed summarizing our findings and policy implications for Turkish foreign policy can be found here (Daktilo1984, January 9, 2020).

        • An online Q&A with The Diplomat about our findings and policy implications can be found here (February 1, 2020).

        • An op-ed discussing the policy implications of our article for the U.S. foreign policy can be found here (Lawfare, March 1, 2020).

Book Chapters

  • Forthcoming. “China’s Surveillance and Repression in Xinjiang” (with Myunghee Lee), in the Cambridge Handbook of Race & Surveillance, ed. Michael Kwet (Cambridge University Press).

Working Papers

  • "Electoral Consequences of Transborder Ethnic Politics"

  • "China on the Ukraine War: Analyzing China’s Narrative Toward the War" (with Myunghee Lee, Christian Göbel, Bo Ærenlund Sørensen)

  • "Coup-Proofing and Security Force Defections during Violent and Non-Violent Protests" (with Myunghee Lee)

  • "Nationalism and International Conflict"

  • "Transborder Ethnic Ties and Alliances"