Melissa Schwartzberg, New York University, gives public lecture, "Supermajority Rule and Democracy."

March 5, 2015

Professor Schwartzberg's research centers on the historical origins and normative consequences of rules governing democratic decision-making, with particular attention paid to ancient Greek political thought and institutional design.  She is the author of, Counting the Many: Origins and Limits of Supermajority Rule.
Co-sponsored by the History of Ideas Program.