Gender Quotas and the Strategic Incentives of Parliamentarians under Closed List Electoral Systems (with Patrícia Calca): In this paper we analyze the effect of the introduction of a gender quota on bill sponsorship in the Portuguese Parliament.
Gender Quotas, Internal Competition and Co-sponsorship Networks in Closed-List Proportional Systems (with Patrícia Calca):
Signaling to voters? Conceptual problems of testing signaling models in legislative studies
Turnout, Mobilization and the Rise of Right-wing Eurosceptic Parties
Strategic Diversion: In this paper, I analyze under which conditions interest groups use public communication to divert attention.
Crisis opportunities: Committees of inquiry as stepping stones for backbenchers (with Patrícia Calca):
Party competition and signaling to regional constituencies: Evidence from co-sponsorship networks in Portugal (with Patrícia Calca):
Voter Priorities and the Effectiveness of Supranational Fiscal Governance (with Thomas König and Xiao Lu): In this paper we analyze the conditions for effective Fiscal Governance in the Eurozone.
Gaining access to decision makers (with Brian K. Richter): In this paper we try to enhance our understanding of how interest groups get access to decision-makers.
Experiments in the Social Sciences: An Interdisciplinary Introduction (with Ulrich Hamenstädt, Münster).
Fiscal Policy Bargaining, Transparency, and Fiscal Performance under the EU’s Stability and Growth Pact with Nicole Rae Baerg.
The Legislative Politics in Portugal data set (with Patrícia Calca).