“News and Geolocated Social Media Accurately Measure Protest Size Variation” in American Political Science Review, 2020, 114(4), 1343-1351 (with Keith Chen, Jungseock Joo, and Zachary Steinert-Threlkeld)

“Stability of Revolutionary Governments in The Face of Mass Protest” in European Journal of Political Economy, 2019, 60, 2-20 (with Dmitry Dagaev and Natalia Lamberova)

“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)


“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)


“How Pro-Government “Trolls” Influence Political Conversations in Russia” [Paper available upon request]

“How Can Free Media Help an Autocrat to Deal with Mass Protests? A Curious Case of Russia” [Paper available upon request]

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