Published articles

“Trial by Fire: a Natural Disaster’s Impact on Support for the Authorities in Rural Russia,” in World Politics, 2014, 66(4), 641-668 (with Egor Lazarev, Irina Soboleva, and Boris Sokolov)

“Means of Production VS Means of Coercion: Can Russian Business Limit the Violence of Predatory State?,” in Post-Soviet Affairs, 2014, 30(1), 171-194 (with Andrei Yakovlev and Anton Kazun)

“Social and Economic Policy Trade-Offs in the Russian Regions: Evidence from Four Case Studies,” in Europe-Asia Studies, 2013, 65(10): 1855-1876 (with Tom Remington, Irina Soboleva, and Mark Urnov)

“Well-Organized Play: Symbolic Politics and the Effect of the Pro-Putin Rallies,” in Problems of Post-Communism, 2013, 60(2): 24-39 (with Regina Smyth and Irina Soboleva)

Book chapters

“Civic and Political Activism in Russia” in The New Autocracy: Information, Politics, and Policy in Putin’s Russia, 2018, 249-276, Brookings Institution Press (with Alexei Zakharov)

“Defining Common Ground: Collective Identity in Russia’s Post-Election Protests and Rallies” in The Systemic and Non-Systemic Opposition in the Russian Federation, 2015, 51-76, Ashgate Publishing (with Regina Smyth and Irina Soboleva)

Articles under review

“Stability of Revolutionary Governments in The Face of Mass Protest” (with Dmitry Dagaev and Natalia Lamberova) [Paper available upon request]

Research in progress

“Fantastic Beasts and Whether They Matter: How Pro-Government “Trolls” Influence Political Conversations in Russia” [Paper available upon request]

“Can Independent Media Help Autocrats Suppress Collective Action?” [Paper available upon request]

“Mechanisms of Protest Diffusion After the U.S. Presidential Election of 2016” (with Keith Chen and Zachary Steinert-Threlkeld)

“Leaderless Protests?” (with Dmitry Dagaev, Natalia Lamberova, and Konstantin Sonin)