Publications and Working Papers

Data sets and replication materials can be found on their own page.

Peer-Reviewed (Articles and Book Chapters):

Early, Bryan R. and Keith A. Preble. 2021. “Chapter 23: Grand Strategy and the Tools of Economic Statecraft.” Oxford Handbook of Grand StrategyEds. Thierry Balzacq and Ronald R. Krebs. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Early, Bryan R. and Keith A. Preble. 2020. “Going Fishing Versus Hunting Whales: Explaining Variation in the United States’ Enforcement of Economic Sanctions.” Security Studies 29(2): 231-267. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/09636412.2020.1722850

Public Scholarship:

Preble, Keith A. 2021. “Sanctions reform should start with the Treasury Office Enforcing them.” War on the Rocks. https://warontherocks.com/2021/11/sanctions-reform-should-start-with-the-treasury-office-enforcing-them/

Brockmann, Kolja and Keith A. Preble. 2021. “Mitigating Humanitarian Impact in a Complex Sanctions Environment: The European Union and the Sanctions Regimes against Iran.” Stockholm International Peace Research Institute. https://www.sipri.org/publications/2021/other-publications/mitigating-humanitarian-impact-complex-sanctions-environment-european-union-and-sanctions-regimes

Early, Bryan R., and Keith A. Preble. 2021. “The Past, Present, and Future of U.S. Sanctions Enforcement.” War on the Rocks. https://warontherocks.com/2021/02/the-past-present-and-future-of-u-s-sanctions-enforcement

Early, Bryan R., and Keith A. Preble. 2020. “Enforcing US Economic Sanctions: Why Whale Hunting Works.” The Washington Quarterly 43(1): 159-175. doi: 10.1080/0163660X.2020.1736881

Early, Bryan R. and Keith A. Preble. 2019. “Trends in U.S. Sanctions Enforcement During the Trump Administration.” Compliance & Enforcement, blog: https://wp.nyu.edu/compliance_enforcement/2019/01/30/trends-in-u-s-sanctions-enforcement-during-the-trump-administration

Preble, Keith and Bryan R. Early. 2018. “‘Sanctions Busting’: The Risks and Rewards to those Trying to Circumvent the System.” SanctionsAlert.com. June 15. https://sanctionsassociation.org/sanctions-busting-the-risks-and-rewards-to-those-trying-to-circumvent-the-system

Early, Bryan R. and Keith Preble. 2017. “America needs Europe’s help with sanctions. It may not get it.” Monkey Cage (via Washington Post). 24 August. URL: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2017/08/24/america-needs-europes-help-with-sanctions-it-may-not-get-it

Under Review:

For a complete list of papers under review, please consult my CV.

Preble, Keith A. and Charmaine N. Willis. 2021. “Trading with Pariahs: Economics Sanctions and North Korea.”

Preble, Keith A. 2021. “A Farewell to Arms: Arms Embargo Busting and Arms Control in Europe and the European Union.”

Preble, Keith A. 2020. “Affordable Adjustments and Exploitable Opportunities: The Search for Alternatives to Sanctions Busting Trade.” SSRNhttps://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3684065.

Preble, Keith A. 2020. “Two’s company, three’s a crowd”: a logic of “three-level games” in Southeast Asia

Preble, Keith A. and Zheng Wang. 2020.Do Crosscutting cleavages affect the quality of democracy?”

Working Papers:

Preble, Keith A. “Italy and the Suez Canal Crisis (1955-1956): The Foundations of a Multilateralist Foreign Policy.” Presenting at MPSA 2022 Annual Conference.

Preble, Keith A. and Bryan R. Early. “Branded: Enforcing Economic Sanctions by Tarnishing Corporate Reputations.” Presenting at ISA 2022 Annual Meeting.

Master’s Theses:

Preble, Keith A. 2017. “Abandoning policies of hostility and isolation: a punctuated equilibrium model of foreign policy change in U.S. foreign relations.” Master’s thesis. Northwestern University.

Preble, Keith A. 2014. “Italy and the Suez Canal Crisis (1955-1956): The Foundations of a Multilateralist Foreign Policy.” Master’s thesis. St. John’s University.