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Forthcoming: "Historical Antecedents and Post-WWII Regionalism in the Americas,"
(Accepted, April 2020). World Politics Forthcoming: "Status at the Margins: Why Paraguay Recognizes Taiwan and Shuns China,"
(Accepted, n.d.). With Francisco Urdinez. Foreign Policy Analysis 2019: “
The promise of precommitment in democracy and human rights: The hopeful, forgotten failure of the Larreta Doctrine,” (Online FirstView: DOI: 10.1017/S1537592719002676). With Max Paul Friedman. Perspectives on Politics, 2019: "
Domestic contestation and presidential prerogative in Colombian foreign policy," , (Online Early View: DOI:10.1111/blar.12987). With Sebastián Bitar and Gabriel Jiménez Peña. Bulletin of Latin American Research 2018: "
Latin America and the liberal international order: An agenda for research," Vol. 94, No. 6 (November 2018). International Affairs, 2018: "
The U.S., Latin America, and Brazil: The dynamics of asymmetrical regionalism," , Vol. 24, No. 1, pp. 113-129 (January 2018). In the special issue, Contemporary Politics Major Powers in Shared Neighbourhoods 2017: “
Small states, great power? Gaining influence through intrinsic, derivative, and collective power,” Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 185-205 (June 2017). International Studies Review,
2017: “It’s not the size, it’s the relationship: From ‘small states’ to asymmetry,”
Vol. 54, No. 2, pp. 144-160 International Politics, (March 2017)
“Coloso fragmentado: la agenda ‘interméstica’ y la política exterior latinoamericana,” , No. 227 (vol. LVII-1, enero marzo de 2017) Foro Internacional 2016: “
The United States in Latin America: The overstated decline of a supe rpower,” , Vol. 60, No. 4 (December 2016) The Latin Americanist 2015: “
Soft balancing in the Americas: Latin American opposition to U.S. intervention, 1898-1936,” Vol. 40, No. 1 , pp. 120-156. With Max Paul Friedman.
International Security, 2014: “
Putting the canal on the map: Panamanian agenda-setting and the 1973 Security Council meetings,” , Vol 38, No. 2, Diplomatic History
2019: “Latin American international security,” in Harry E. Vanden and Gary Prevost, eds.,
( Oxford Research Encyclopaedia of Latin America Politics Oxford University Press, October 2019). With Sebastián Bitar. 2018: “Latin America: Asymmetry and the problem of influence,” in Robert Jervis, Francis Gavin, Joshua Rovner, and Diane Labrosse, eds,
Chaos in the Liberal Order: The Trump Presidency and International Politics in the 21st Century ( Columbia University Press, 2018). With Max Paul Friedman. 2017: “Regional public goods in North America,” in Louis W. Goodman and Antoni Estevadeordal, eds.,
21st Century Cooperation: Regional Public Goods, Global Governance, and Sustainable Development, ( ). With Manuel Suarez-Mier.
Essays and reports
2019: "There is no map: International Relations in the Americas," review essay for
(forthcoming, n.d.) Latin American Research Review 2018: “
La relación entre Estados Unidos y América Latina y el Caribe en la era Trump,” , no. 114 (forthcoming, November 2018) Revista Mexicana de Política Exterior “
Trump and Latin America: Asymmetry and the problem of influence,” in America and the World—2017 and Beyond, H-Diplo/ISSF Policy Series. With Max Paul Friedman. May 2017. December 2014: “
Echoes of 1992: The NAFTA negotiations and North America now,” Mexico Institute, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.
“The Cold War and its aftermath in the Americas: The search for a synthetic interpretation of U.S. policy,” , vol. 45, no. 3, pp. 261-273. With Robert A. Pastor. Latin American Research Review
Of Abbey Steele,
Democracy and Displacement in Colombia’s Civil War, Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018, in International Affairs (July 2019) Of Lars Schoultz, In Their Own Best Interest, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2018,
In H-Diplo Roundtable (June 2019) Of Tina Hilgers and Laura Macdonald, eds.,
Violence in Latin America and the Caribbean, Cambridge, 2017, in (March 2019) International Affairs Of Andrew Selee, Vanishing Frontiers, New York: PublicAffairs, 2018, in
(January 2019) International Affairs Of Joseph S. Tulchin,
Latin America in International Politics, Boulder: Lynne Rienner, 2016, in (May 2018) Journal of Latin American Studies, vol. 50, no. 2 Of Robert A. Karl,
Forgotten Peace: Reform, Violence, and the Making of Contemporary Colombia, Oakland: University of California Press, 2017, in (March 2018) International Affairs, vol. 94, no. 2 Of Juan Pablo Scarfi,
The Hidden History of International Law in the Americas, New York: Cambridge, 2017, in (January 2018) International Affairs, vol. 94, no. 1 Of Hal Brands,
Making the Unipolar Moment: U.S. Foreign Policy and the Rise of the Post-Cold War Order, Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2016, in, vol. 132, no. 3, pp. 553-555 (Fall 2017). Political Science Quarterly Of Robert A. Karl, “Reading the Cuban revolution from Bogotá, 1957–62.”
Cold War History 16:4, (Fall 2016): 337-358, in H-Diplo Article Review no. 692, April 26, 2017. Of Christopher Darnton,
Rivalry and Alliance Politics in Cold War Latin America, Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014, in Foro Internacional, LV, 4 (222), 201
Projects in progress
A Small State’s Guide to Influence in World Politics, advance contract with the Bridging the Gap Book Series at Oxford University Press
“The Hirschman Effect,” workshop and project led by Jonathan Kirshner and G. John Ikenberry; Princeton and Cornell
“Middle Power Regionalism in the Americas,” project funded by British Academy/Leverhulme Small Research Grant, 2016-2017. Research contributing to an ongoing article and a longer-term book project.
“Truman in Rio,” project funded by Truman Library Institute, 2016-2017, contributing to the projects above.
“Colombian foreign policy in the post-conflict era,” project funded by British Council’s Researcher Links, with Sebastian Bitar of Universidad de los Andes. Co-authored article forthcoming.