Yale University

Jul 2018 – Present New Haven


Public Trust in Authoritarian and Democratizing Armies

With Renanah Miles Joyce Global trust in the military. -- Across much of the developing world, the military is the most trusted …

Origins of Coercive Institutions

Colonial origins of security forces in MENA.

Terrorism in Armed Conflict

Data project on the use of terrorism in civil war.

Soldiers and Societies in Revolt

Military organizational culture in the Arab Spring.

Trade-offs and Security Reform

Elite issue framing during democratic transitions.

Other Writing