Associate Professor of Political Philosophy
Doctoral Programme Director
Department of Government, London School of Economics, London WC2A 2AE, UK
Office: Connaught House, CON.517
I was a panelist at an Oxford Forum event on the future of democracy. In an illuminating exchange with my colleagues John Dunn and Elizabeth Frazer and the journalist James Delingpole we explored how liberal democracy can respond to recent challenges.
I'm part of the London Cooperative, a joint paper writing network consisting of David Axelsen, Holly Lawford-Smith, Adam Slavny, and myself. We're writing four co-authored papers on a diverse range of topics. Watch this space for more information.
The book manuscript "An Epistemic Theory of Democracy" is now with the publisher and we're waiting for the referee reports. Seems that looking at the epistemic aspects of democracy is more important than ever...
Our new LSE Political Philosophy Seminar Programme is now online, convened by Laura Valentini and myself.
I have a new paper with Franz Dietrich called "Jury Theorems".
The paper Objective and Subjective Compliance (with Arne Weiss) has been accepted for publication by Games & Economic Behavior.
(With Christian List). American Political Science Review 107(4), 629-643, 2013. Preprint PDF.