Selected Working Papers

[1] “The Peril of Parliamentarism: Executive Selection Systems and Democratic Transitions from Electoral Authoritarianism” Invited to Revise & Resubmit at Studies in Comparative International Development. (with Yuko Kasuya)

[2] “When Does the Honeymoon End? Electoral Cycles of Democratic Satisfaction in Africa.” Under Review. (with Nicholas Kerr)

[3] “Political Regimes and Refugee Entries: Motivations behind Refugees and Host Governments.” Under Review. (with Yu Jin Woo)

[4] “Election Timing in Autocracy: Why Dictators Call Elections in Economic Crisis?” (with Yuki Yanai)

[5] “Historical Origins of Long-Lasting Military Dictatorships.” (with Yuko Kasuya)

[6] “Disguising as Democrats: The Origins and Outcomes of Partially Independent EMBs in Dictatorships.” (with Hidekuni Washida)

[7] “Popular Protests and the Elite-Mass Linkage in Autocracies: Experimental and Observational Evidence from Kazakhstan.”

[8] “Public Information and Mass Reaction in Autocracies: Information Correction Experiment on COVID-19 in Kazakhstan.” (with Susumu Annaka and Gento Kato) 

[9] “Tutelary Power and Autocratic Legitimacy: Evidence from Kazakhstan’s Diarchy.” (with Yuki Shiraito)