Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Order at the Bazaar: Power and Trade in Central Asia (Cornell UP, 2017).
“New Shopowners in Old Buildings: Spatial Politics of the Apparel Sector in Kyrgyzstan,” with Aisalkyn Botoeva, Post-Soviet Affairs 33:3 (2017): 235-53.
“Sewing to Satisfaction: Craft-based Entrepreneurs in Contemporary Kyrgyzstan,” with Aisalkyn Botoeva, Central Asian Survey 32:4 (2013): 487-500.
“Bazaar Politics: The Fate of Marketplaces in Kazakhstan,” Problems of Post-Communism 55: 6 (November/December 2008):42-53.
"Education Reform in Energy- Exporting States: The Post- Soviet Experience in Comparative Perspective" in Beyond the Resource Curse, ed. Brenda Shaffer and Taleh Ziyadov, (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012): 225-258.