Other writing

“Lessons From Early Democracy For our Own Troubled Age.” Aeon Magazine, 2021

French Peasants of 1848: The First ‘Deplorables.'” Broadstreet, 2020

“Economic Crises and Inequality in Light of COVID-19.” APSA Comparative Politics Newsletter, 2020 (with Ken Scheve)

Ancient Democracy for an Online World.” Noema Magazine, 2020 (with Nathan Schneider)

Covid-19 Has Exposed the Weakness of America’s Federal Government.” CNN Opinion, 2020

AOC and Elizabeth Warren want higher taxes on the rich. Selling that is tricky.” Washington Post/Monkey Cage Blog. 2019 (with Ken Scheve).

“Americans have different ideas about what makes taxes fair.  But the GOP bill has something all sides should oppose.  Washington Post/Monkey Cage Blog, December 2017 (with Ken Scheve)

Economic Fairness and America’s Presidential Election” Project Syndicate, May 2016 (with Ken Scheve)

Are We Ready to Raise Taxes on the Rich?  History Says No“Washington Post/Monkey Case Blog, May 2016 (with Ken Scheve)

Why Conservatives Should Call This Big Tax Cut Unfair” MarketWatch, June 2016 (with Ken Scheve)

What Monty Python Can Teach Us About Magna Carta on its 800th Birthday” Washington Post/Monkey Case Blog, June 2015

Burkina Faso: Leading a Wave or Joining the Club?” Washington Post/Monkey Case Blog, November 2014

Why Hasn’t Democracy Saved Us From Inequality?” Washington Post/Monkey Cage Blog, April 2014 (with Ken Scheve)

Should We Care About Inequality? Let’s Ask *Another* PhilosopherWashington Post/Monkey Cage Blog, April 2014

Is the Estate Tax Doomed?” New York Times, March 24, 2013 (with Ken Scheve)