Research

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Frederick R. Chen. Forthcoming. “Extended Dependence: Trade, Alliances, and Peace.” The Journal of Politics.

  • Winner of the Genevieve Gorst Herfurth Award for outstanding research in the social sciences at UW–Madison in 2019–20
  • Winner of the Mildred Potter Hovland Award for the best article by a Political Science graduate student at UW–Madison in 2018–19
  • Replication files

Frederick R. Chen. 2019. “Disentangling Bias: National Capabilities, Regime Type, and International Conflict Mediation.” Conflict Management and Peace Science 36(2): 149–168.

  • Winner of the Mildred Potter Hovland Award for the best article by a Political Science graduate student at UW–Madison in 2016–17
  • Replication files

Work in Progress

“Great Expectations: The Democratic Advantage in Trade Attitudes.” (with Jon C.W. Pevehouse and Ryan M. Powers) Under review

“MNC Lawsuit Outcomes in Authoritarian Courts: Evidence from New Litigation Data.” (with Jian Xu)

  • Winner of the David A. Lake Award for the best paper presented at the 2019 International Political Economy Society Conference

“Economic Shocks, Domestic Politics, and Foreign Security Policy.”

“Credibility Lost? Re-appointing Failed Mediators in Armed Dispute.” (with Yiyi Chen, Fan Tang, and Gerald Schneider)

“Authoritarian Judiciaries in the Shadow of Interstate Tensions.” (with Jian Xu)