Current research

Most of my research can be accessed through my SSRN page. Recent papers and projects include:

Does Economic Freedom Boost Growth for Everyone? Presented at the annual meetings of the Public Choice Society, Louisville, 14-19 March, 2019. (With Andreas Bergh)

Populism and Constitutional Reform in Latin America and the Caribbean.  (With Andrea Sáenz de Viteri)

Is Constitutionalized Media Freedom only Window Dressing? Presented at the 20th Danish Public Choice Workshop, Aarhus, 1 February 2019; to be presented at the Silvaplana Workshop, Pontresina, 21-25 July 2019. (With Stefan Voigt)

When do Coups Succeed? Presented at the annual meeting of the European Public Choice Society, 1-4 April, Jerusalem, 2019. (With Greta Piktozyte and Martin Rode)

Coups and Institutional Change Hamburg version. Presented at “Political Economy of Democracy and Dictatorship” in Münster, 28 February to 2 March, 2019, and the University of Hamburg, 24 April, 2019. (With Daniel Bennett and Steve Gohmann)