Research

Academic Journal Articles

“All Politics is Local: Studying Women’s Representation in Local Politics in Authoritarian Regimes” with Marwa Shalaby, forthcoming in Politics and Gender.

“Gender Research in Political Science Journals: A Dataset” with Michael FitzGerald, Katie Krumbholz, and Manika Lamba, PS: Political Science and Politics 55, no. 3 (2022): 511-518. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1049096522000385.

“Earned Income and Women’s Segmented Empowerment: Experimental Evidence from Jordan,” with Amaney Jamal and Steve L. Monroe, American Journal of Political Science 65, no. 4 (2021): 954-970. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajps.12561.

Review Article: ``Women’s Activism Before and After the Arab Spring”, The Middle East Journal 75, no. 2 (Summer 2021): 321-324. https://doi.org/10.3751/75.2.3.

Review Article: Paul Amar and Vijay Prashad, eds., Dispatches from the Arab Spring: Understanding the New Middle East (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press 2013), in Middle East Law and Governance 7, no. 1 (2015): 169-179. https://doi.org/10.1163/18763375-00701010

“Socialization of Female Islamists: Paternal and Educational Influences,” Hawwa: Journal of Women of the Middle East and the Islamic World 7 (2009): 57-87. https://doi.org/10.1163/156920809X449544

Published Working Papers, Reports, and Book Chapters

Success Beyond Gender Quotas: Gender, Local Politics, and Clientelism in Morocco with Marwa Shalaby, GLD Working Paper no. 48, 2021, http://gld.gu.se/media/2303/gld-working-paper48.pdf. Part of the Governance and Local Development in the MENA project at the University of Gothenburg’s Program on Governance and Local Development (GLD).

Algeria Five Years After the Arab Uprisings: Findings from the Arab Barometer. Arab Barometer (2017).

Morocco Five Years After the Arab Uprisings: Findings from the Arab Barometer. Arab Barometer (2017).

Human Capital and the Future of the Gulf. Center for Strategic and International Studies (2015).

Workforce Development in Tunisia and Jordan: Changing Attitudes Under New and Old Systems Center for Strategic and International Studies (2015).

“Egypt in the Region,” in Rocky Harbors: Taking Stock of the Middle East in 2015, ed. Jon B. Alterman. Center for Strategic and International Studies (2015): 79-94.

“Egypt: Fighting for Women’s Rights in the Aftermath of the Revolution.” Women Living Under Muslim Laws (2011).

Invited Book Reviews

Roundtable Book Review Contribution on Seeking Legitimacy: Why Arab Autocrats Adopt Women’s Rights by Aili Mari Tripp, APSA-MENA Politics Newsletter 5, no. 1 (Spring 2022): 68-70. Available here.

Work in Progress

Perceived Norms and the Politics of Women’s Rights in Morocco (Dissertation / Book Project)

Just ``a Piece of Paper”: Programmatic Policy and Political Dissatisfaction (Working Paper)

Gender and Item Non-Response in Surveys from the MENA Region with Elizabeth Nugent (Data collection complete)

Bureaucratic Human Capital and Authoritarian Stability with Daniel Gibbs (Data collection in progress)