- "'Sons of the Soil': A Model of Assimilation and Population Control" (with Avidit Acharya and David D. Laitin). 2018. Journal of Theoretical Politics, 30(2), 184-223.
- "Demographic Engineering and International Conflict: Evidence from China and the USSR" (with Lachlan A. McNamee). 2018. R&R at International Organization.
Works in Progress
- "Embittered Winners: Rights Deprivation and Ideological Distortion" (with Jidong Chen).
- "Redistribution and Migration in China."
- "Attribution Bias and Cultural Assimilation."