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The Review of Democracy is a dynamic online journal of the CEU Democracy Institute dedicated to the reinvigoration, survival, and prosperity of democracies worldwide. 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 

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. 



  • Michal Matlak, European Parliament (Managing Editor)
  • Oliver Garner, Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law
  • Katarzyna Krzyzanowska, European University Institute
  • Ferenc Laczo, Maastricht University
  • Robert Nemeth, CEU Democracy Institute

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


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


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


  • Stefano Palestini Cespedes, Catholic University of Chile
  • Amr Adly, American University in Cairo

Assistant Editors:

  • László Bence Bari
  • Karen Culver
  • Isabella Lasch
  • Giancarlo Grignaschi 
  • Teodora Miljojkovic 
  • Gaurav Mukherjee