Let’s all say a warm welcome to our old friend, Checks and Balances. You may not remember him — it seems like he’s been gone forever — but he used to play a key role in our Constitutional Architecture.
Daniel H. Nexon is a Professor at Georgetown University, with a joint appointment in the Department of Government and the School of Foreign Service. His academic work focuses on international-relations theory, power politics, empires and hegemony, and international order. He has also written on the relationship between popular culture and world politics.