Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

(lead author) with Gary Goertz, Paul Diehl, and Andrew Owsiak “The Evolution and Causes of the Territorial Peace in the Americas,” International Studies Quarterly 64, no. 1 (2020): 57-70.

(lead author) with Jorge Battaglino and Sean Braniff “Was the Malvinas/Falklands a Diversionary War? A Prospect Theory Reinterpretation of Argentina's Decline,” Security Studies 29, no. 1 (2020): 34-63. Appendix 1

Awarded Best Article on Defense, Security and Democracy, Latin American Studies Association, 2020.

with Federico Merke and Diego Reynoso “Foreign Policy Change in Latin America: Exploring a Middle Range Concept,” Latin American Research Review 55, no. 2 (2020) forthcoming.

with Camilo Nieto "Backing Despots? Foreign Aid and the Survival of Autocratic Regimes," Democracy and Security 16, no. 1 (2020): 36-58.

(lead author) with Scott Mainwaring “US Hegemony and Regime Change in Latin America,” Democratization 26, no. 2 (2019): 269-287. Appendix 1, Appendix 2, Appendix 3.

“The Argentina-Brazil Regional Power Transition,” Foreign Policy Analysis 14, no. 4 (2018): 469-489.

“The Southern African unipolarity,” Journal of Contemporary African Studies 36, no. 2 (2018): 207-228.

with Nicole Jenne and Francisco Urdinez “Of words and deeds: Latin American declaratory regionalism, 1994-2014,” Cambridge Review of International Affairs 30, no. 2 (2017): 195-215.

“La Lógica Realista de la Unipolaridad Sudamericana, Desarrollo Económico 57, no. 222 (2017): 253-276.

“Subsystemic Unipolarities? Power Distribution and State Behaviour in South America and Southern Africa, Strategic Analysis 41, no. 1 (2017):74-86.

with Carlos Escude “Peripheral Realism Revisited, Revista Brasileira de Política Internacional 59, no. 1 (2016): 1-18.

with Francisco Urdinez, Fernando Mouron and Amancio Oliveira “Chinese Economic Statecraft and US Hegemony in Latin America: An Empirical Analysis, 2003–2014, Latin American Politics and Society 58, no. 4 (2016): 3-30.

Book Chapters

"Hegemony" in Oxford Research Encyclopedia  of International Studies (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019)

"Brazil: Pursuing the Multipolar Mirage" in Benjamin Zala (ed.) Interrogating a Multipolar Order (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2019)  

with Andrés Malamud “Neoliberal Institutionalism and Neo-Functionalism in Latin American Security Studies,” in David Mares and Arie Kacowicz (eds.) Routledge Handbook of Latin American Security (London: Routledge, 2015).

Other Articles

with Nicolás Albertoni "What to Expect From US-Latin America Relations in the Era of Bolsonaro?" Harvard Kennedy School - Latin America Policy Journal, no. 8 (2019).


with Victor Mijares and Anne Hoffmann "Die Krise in Venezuela – Prüfstein für die UNASUR" GIGA Focus Lateinamerika,  no. 3 (2015).

"Le Brésil et son parcours vers une hégémonie en Amérique du Sud" Sciences Po - Observatoire Politique de l'Amérique latine et des Caraïbes, no. 2 (2014).


"Bipolarity or Hegemony? Latin America's dilemma for the 21st century" E-International Relations, 02/24/2019.

with Scott Mainwaring "Democracy is in Crisis in Latin America" The Washington Post (Monkey Cage), 10/22/2018.

"Brasil contrae su política exterior" La Nación, 07/12/2017.

"Could China undermine the US in Latin America?" The Washington Post (Monkey Cage), 12/03/2016.

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