“The Choice of Electoral Systems in Dictatorships.” (with Eric C.C. Chang) Revised and Resubmitted to Government and Opposition.
 “Democratization and Human Development.” Revised and Resubmitted to World Development. (with Susumu Annaka)
 “Election Fraud and the Value of a Vote.” Revised and Resubmitted to Japanese Journal of Political Science.
 “The Peril of Parliamentarism: Executive Selection Systems and Democratic Transitions from Electoral Authoritarianism” Under Review. (with Yuko Kasuya)
 “When Does the Honeymoon End? Electoral Cycles of Democratic Satisfaction in Africa.” Under Review. (with Nicholas Kerr)
 “Political Regimes and Refugee Entries: Motivations behind Refugees and Host Governments.” Under Review. (with Yu Jin Woo)
 “Election Timing in Autocracy: Why Dictators Call Elections in Economic Crisis?” (with Yuki Yanai)
 “Coup Risk and Fiscal Decisions in Developing Countries.” (with Cristina Bodea and Adrienne LeBas)
 “Historical Origins of Long-Lasting Military Dictatorships.” (with Yuko Kasuya)
 “Disguising as Democrats: Origins and Outcomes of Partially Independent EMBs in Dictatorships.” (with Hidekuni Washida)