Welcome to my website. I am a Political Scientist at the RAND Corporation. Prior to RAND, I was a fellow at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government and the Center for International Security and Cooperation at Stanford University. My research interests include insurgency, terrorism, intelligence, threat finance, and development. My research has been published or is forthcoming in the American Economic Review, American Economic Review: Papers & Proceedings, Civil Wars, International Security, Security Studies, Studies in Conflict & Terrorism, and other outlets. The content on this site does not necessarily represent the views of the RAND Corporation.