Publications

The People Cannot Choose a Constitution: Constituent Power’s Inability to Justify Ratification Referendums.” The Journal of Politics, forthcoming.

On the Empirical Measurement of Legitimacy.” Political Legitimacy. NOMOS LVIII. Edited by Melissa Schwartzberg and Jack Knight. New York: New York University Press, 2019.

(with Melissa Schwartzberg) “Insomnia and Other Constitutional Pathologies.” (Review of Richard Tuck’s The Sleeping Sovereign).  Modern Intellectual History, 1-14. Doi:10.1017/S1479244317000361. 2017.

“‘A Trust that Cannot be Delegated’: The Invention of Ratification Referenda.” American Political Science Review 109, no. 4: 2015

“Review of A Theory of Militant Democracy: The Politics of Combatting Political Extremism, by Alexander Kirschner.” Journal of Politics 77, no. 4: 2015, e1-e2.

“Why Ratification? Constituent Power and the Unexamined Procedure.” In Le pouvoir constitutant de L’Europe, edited by Olivier Cayla and
Pasquale Pasquino. 9-38. Paris: Dalloz Press, 2011.