“The Promethean Dilemma: Third-Party Nation-building in occupied territories.” With Harris Mylonas, Ethnopolitics, March 2012. (Lead article in Special Issue, Symposium) Also see the discussion of this article and the related symposium on the Monkey Cage.
“Conditional Property and Regional Political Cultures: Challenges for US Foreign Policy in the Post-Soviet Space,” American Academy of Sciences Occasional Papers, 2010.
“Identity and War in Borderland Regions: Ukraine, Macedonia, and Cyprus in Comparative Perspective,” Forthcoming In Stathis Kalyvas, Basil Gounaris, and Nikos Marantzidis, eds., Polemos kai Tautotites [War and Indentities]. Athens: Patakis.
“The Integrity of Corrupt States: Graft as an Informal Political Institution,” Politics and Society 36:1, (March 2008)
“The Great Divide: Literacy, Nationalism, and the Communist Collapse.” World Politics, Volume 59 (October 2006), pp.83-115. With Anna Grzymala-Busse. Winner of the Gregory M. Luebbert Prize for Best Article in Comparative Politics Published in 2006 or 2007, Presented by the American Political Science Association (APSA)
“Globalizing Liberalism: Economic Ideas and Institutional Choice,” In Grzegorz W. Kolodko ed. Globalization and Social Stress (New York: Nova Science, 2005), pp. 15-44
“Blackmail as a Tool of State Domination: Ukraine Under Kuchma,” East European Constitutional Review, Volume 10, Spring/Summer 2001
“Dual Networks in European Regional Development Policy,” Journal of Common Market Studies 35:3, (September 1997). With Chris Ansell and Craig Parsons