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Mills College
gender, foreign aid, bureaucracy
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Women’s representation in national politics across sub-Saharan Africa; foreign aid and state capacity; politics of state capacity and bureaucratic performance in Africa; regional expertise in Francophone West Africa

Recent Publications

2015. Donor Requirements and Pockets of Effectiveness in Senegal’s Bureaucracy. Development Policy Review 33 (6): 783-804.

2014. State-Building in De Facto States: Somaliland and Puntland Compared. Africa Today 60(4): 3-23. (co-authored with Meg S. Smaker, Mills student)

2014. Ethnic Politics and Women’s Empowerment in Africa: Ministerial Appointments to Executive Cabinets. American Journal of Political Science 58(2): 495-510. DOI: 10.1111/ajps.12075 (co-authored with Leonardo R. Arriola)

2011. Lobbying for Trade Barriers: A Comparison of Poultry Producers’ Success in Cameroon, Senegal, and Ghana. Journal of Modern African Studies 49(4): 575-599.

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