‘New Zealand’s first-past–the-post ‘hangover’ could limit coalition options’, The Conversation (with Pii-Tuulia Nikula).
‘Let’s not forget the un-answered questions about America’s inept democracy’, Columbia Journal of International Affairs.
‘Trump forsaking NATO would be a win for Putin, but it might also be a win for Eurasia too’, Elgar blog.
‘Civil society development is the key to rejuvenating Ukraine’s democratisation efforts’, Ukraine Democracy Initiative.
‘The Trump phenomenon proves that electoral politics has failed. Time to try something new’, The Spinoff.
‘History tells us that Britain should not be fooled into thinking it can go alone’, Pacific Outlier.
‘A land value tax could fix Australasia’s housing crisis’. The Conversation (with Zbigniew Dumienski).
‘Citizens’ juries could reduce Auckland’s democratic deficit’. The New Zealand Herald (with Zbigniew Dumienski).
‘We need to re-emphasise the “demos” in Democracy: Making a case for sortition in New Zealand’. The CO-OP.
‘Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia are close to reaching EU accession standards’. LSE Euro Politics and Policy Blog (with Milenko Petrovic).
‘Russia’s Unpragmatic Turn in its Near Abroad: Is Putin’s insecurity handicapping foreign policy in Ukraine?’. New Eastern Europe
‘Ukraine’s European U-turn: Another failure of the EU as a fully-fledged international actor?’. New Eastern Europe.
‘A fork in the road? Ukraine’s difficult position between East and West in the foreseeable future’. Australia and New Zealand Journal of European Studies.