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    • Sitaraman, Ganesh; Zionts, David (New York University Law Review, 2015)
      A decade of war has meant a decade of writing on war powers. From the authority to start a war, to restrictions on fighting wars, to the authority to end a war, constitutional lawyers and scholars have explored the classic ...
    • Meyer, Timothy; Sitaraman, Ganesh (The Great Democracy Initiative, 2018-12)
      In this paper, we offer ten recommendations on how to reform American trade policy. These reforms respond to three fundamental challenges: (1) our trade bureaucracy is poorly designed to craft and execute a trade policy ...
    • Sitaraman, Ganesh (Columbia Law Review, 2014)
      The Supreme Court’s decision in Citizens United v. FEC is widely considered a major roadblock for campaign finance reform, and particularly for limiting third party spending in federal elections. In response to the decision, ...
    • Sitaraman, Ganesh (Democracy: A Journal of Ideas, 2019)
      The real threat to liberal democracy isn’t authoritarianism--it's nationalist oligarchy. Here's how American foreign policy should change.
    • Sitaraman, Ganesh (Harvard Law Review, 2008)
      Few think of counterinsurgency as linked to constitutional design. Counterinsurgency is bottom-up; constitutional design is top-down. Counterinsurgency is military; constitutional design is political-legal. Counterinsurgency ...
    • Sitaraman, Ganesh (Virginia Law Review, 2009)
      Since the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, military strategists, historians, soldiers, and policymakers have made counterinsurgency's principles and paradoxes second nature, and they now expect that counterinsurgency operations ...
    • Sitaraman, Ganesh (The New Republic, 2009)
      Camp Julien is surrounded by reminders of Afghanistan’s past. The coalition military base— which sits in the hills south of Kabul, just high enough to rise above the thick cloud of smog that perpetually blankets the city—is ...
    • Sitaraman, Ganesh (Harvard Law Review, 2014)
      In late August 2013, after Syrian civilians were horrifically attacked with sarin gas, President Barack Obama declared his intention to conduct limited airstrikes against the Syrian regime of President Bashar al-Assad. A ...
    • Sitaraman, Ganesh (Texas Law Review, 2016)
      In the last four decades, the American middle class has been hollowed out, and fears are growing that economic inequality is leading to political inequality. These trends raise a troubling question: Can our constitutional ...
    • Sitaraman, Ganesh; Epps, Daniel (Yale Law Journal, 2019)
      The consequences of Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation are seismic. Justice Kavanaugh, replacing Justice Anthony Kennedy, completes a new conservative majority and represents a stunning Republican victory ...
    • Sitaraman, Ganesh (Boston University Law Review Online, 2018)
      I am very grateful to the Boston University Law Review for bringing together such a terrific group of scholars to engage with my book, The Crisis of the Middle-Class Constitution: Why Economic Inequality ...
    • Sitaraman, Ganesh; Wuerth, Ingrid Brunk (Harvard Law Review, 2015)
      The defining feature of foreign relations law is that it is distinct from domestic law. Courts have recognized that foreign affairs are political by their nature and thus unsuited to adjudication, that state and local ...
    • Sitaraman, Ganesh (Politico Magazine, 2016-11-01)
      The debate over federal regulation has long been at the center of political contests. But surprisingly, the degree of agreement about regulation is considerable. No serious commentator denies that regulation is essential ...
    • Sitaraman, Ganesh; Warren, Elizabeth; Baum, Sandy (Sandra R.) (Harvard Law & Policy Review, 2007)
      If college is to be the gateway to security and success, then a new financing mechanism is essential, one that lets students take responsibility for the cost of their own educations without burdening their families unduly, ...
    • Sitaraman, Ganesh (Great Democracy Initiativehttps://greatdemocracyinitiative.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Taking-Antitrust-Away-from-the-Courts-Report-092018-3.pdf, 2018)
      A small number of firms hold significant market power in a wide variety of sectors of the economy, leading commentators across the political spectrum to call for a reinvigoration of antitrust enforcement. But the antitrust ...
    • Sitaraman, Ganesh (Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, 2009)
      This article provides an exhaustive typology of the uses of foreign law in order to provide insight into whether foreign law can be appropriately used in constitutional interpretation, when it can be used, and what the ...