If interested in copies of the working papers, please email me at acamba1@jhu.edu 

Under Review or Working Papers (Full Drafts Available)

“The Contentious Politics of Capital: The Political Economy of Chinese Investments in the Philippines.” 

Honorable Mention, Best Graduate Student Paper Award, American Sociological Association’s Section on the Sociology of Development, 2018.

“Sinews of Politics: The State Grid Corporation of China and Investment Coalitions in the Philippines.” 

“The Sino-Centric Capital Export Regime: State-Backed and Flexible Capital in the Philippines.”

“Capital Exports with Chinese Characteristics? Strongmen and Elites in the Philippines.” 

“Strongmen Politics and Investment Flows: China’s Investments in Malaysia and the Philippines.” with Edmund Terence Gomez, Richard Khaw, and Cheong Kee-Cheok.

“Elite Coalitions & Path Dependence: Global Regulatory Norms in the Philippine Mining Sector,” with Jewellord Nem Singh. 

“Derailing Development: Financial Coalitions and Chinese Railway Projects in Southeast Asia.” 

“The Political Economy of the Philippines during the Spanish Colonial Regime” with Maria Aguilar in Hans-Jürgen Burchardt and Johanna Leinius, (Post-)colonial archipelagos – Comparing the legacies of Spanish colonialism in Cuba, Puerto Rico, and the Philippines. Germany: Kataloge bei kassel university press.

“Between Market and Social Exclusions: Chinese Online Gambling in the Philippines.”

Motives and Ownership: Varieties of Chinese capital after the Belt and Road Initiative.” with Angela Tritto. 

Examining Chinese Online Gambling in the Philippines and Onsite Casinos in Zambia.” with Hangwei Li.

Manuscripts Under Preparation

“Kickstarting Development: Chinese Investments in Indonesia and Malaysia’s Mineral Processing Sector.” with Kevin Gallagher and Guanie Lim.

“The Belt and Road” (book manuscript) with Dan O’Neill and Hong Zhang.

“Illicit Accumulation, Peripheral Capital: Greater Chinese Capital in Mining & Offshore Gambling.”

“In the Shadow of the State: Chinese ASM Mining in the Philippines.”

“Comparing Chinese Railway Investments in Malaysia and the Philippines” with Guanie Lim.

“Extracting Development: Comparing Indonesian and Philippine Mining” with Mary Anne Silaban.

“The Dynamics of China’s Belt and Road Investments in the Philippines” with Angela Tritto & Janica Magat