Austrian economics, institutional economics, and comparative economics
Ethics, philosophy of economics, action theory
Public economics, public choice, psychology and economics, economics of the family
Monetary theory, financial economics, and welfare economics
Political Economy of Development, Violence and Terrorism and US Foreign Policy, Syria, Authoritarian Rule
Policy economics, political economy, political culture, economic characterology, Adam Smith, Mercatus affiliation
Econometrics, history of economic thought
Comparative welfare states, comparative federalism (including intergovernmental relations, multilevel governance, and decentralization), Europeanization, governance (international and domestic).
Political theory, public law, political culture
Modern and Contemporary Political Theory; Religion and Politics; Early American Politics and Political Thought; Constitutionalism.
Theory of voting, political economy, and empirical law and economics
American politics and institutions, legislative politics, interest groups and political parties, quantitative methods, social network analysis