The Review of Democracy, or RevDem, is a dynamic online journal of the CEU Democracy Institute dedicated to the reinvigoration, survival, and prosperity of democracies worldwide, supported by the Open Society University Network. It delivers analysis, reflection, research and opinion pieces in real-time at the national and supranational level. We welcome contributions from scholars, activists, and practitioners. Get in touch at revdem@ceu.edu

The RevDem is supervised by an Editorial Board, overseen by an Editor-in-Chief and a group of editors. Each topic is assigned to a Head of Section with special expertise. 


Laszlo Bruszt (editor-in-chief), Central European University

Michal Matlak (managing editor), European Parliament

Oliver Garner, Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law

Katarzyna Krzyżanowska, European University Institute

Ferenc Laczo, Maastricht University

Robert Nemeth, Central European University

Assistant editors:

  • Arshad Arshad
  • László Bence Bari
  • Virginia Crespi de Valldaura
  • Karen Culver
  • Giancarlo Grignaschi 
  • Mathias Gjesdal Hammer
  • Ifrah Hassan
  • Vilius Kubekas
  • Isabella Lasch
  • Alexander Lazovic
  • Teodora Miljojkovic 
  • Gaurav Mukherjee
  • Anca Malina Panaghie
  • Pedro Perfeito da Silva
  • Catherine Wright

Heads of Sections:

Rule of Law: 

  • Dimitry Kochenov, Groningen School of Law
  • Petra Bard, Eotvos Lorand University/CEU

Future of Europe:

  • Alberto Alemanno, HEC Paris

Political Economy and Inequalities:

  • Gabor Scheiring, Bocconi University
  • Vera Scepanovic, Leiden University
  • Tomasz P. Wozniakowski, Hertie School

History of Ideas:

  • Daniel Steinmetz-Jenkins, Wesleyan University
  • Ferenc Laczo, Maastricht University

Cross-Regional Dialogue: 

  • Stefano Palestini Cespedes, Catholic University of Chile
  • Amr Adly, American University in Cairo
  • Peter Krasztev, Central European University

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