Public Commentary

How Choice Can Save Europe: Why the EU Needs Less Technocracy and More Democracy (with Catherine De Vries) (May 14, 2018)

“Trump Takes Aim at the European Union: Why the EU Won’t Unify In Response”  (January 24, 2017)

“VIEWPOINT: Depoliticization Frays EU Bonds”  The Georgetown Hoya (September 27, 2016).

“Did U.K. voters think of themselves as European? Not so much.”  The Monkey Cage/Washington Post (July 12, 2016).

“Brexit’s False Democracy” (June 29, 2016).

“How the Monkey Cage went Ape” (Quoted) The Chronicle of Higher Education (January 10, 2016).

“How to Save the Schengen Zone” (November 25, 2015).

“Kathleen McNamara on Greece and the EU” Foreign Affairs Podcasts (August 27, 2015).

“The Greek Crisis and What it Means for the Eurozone,” National Public Radio: The Exchange (August 5, 2015).

“This is What Economists Don’t Understand about the Euro Crisis – or the U.S. Dollar.” The Monkey Cage/Washington Post (July 21, 2015).

“A Less Perfect Union: Europe After the Greek Debt Crisis.” Foreign (July 19, 2015).

“Greece’s Economic Crisis Presents Major Challenge To The Euro.” Interview with Robert Siegel of All Things Considered, National Public Radio, (June 30, 2015).

“What is the European Union, Exactly?” (Interview) The Atlantic June 30, 2015.

“The euro is an experiment in making a currency without a government. That’s why it’s in trouble.” The Monkey Cage/Washington Post (June 28, 2015).

“West and Russia in Diplomatic Bind Over Ukraine” (Interview) Voice of America News (May 8, 2014).

“Dr. Kate McNamara on the Morning Briefing,” POTUS (Politics of the United States) SIRIUS Radio (March 21, 2014).

“The EU After Ukraine.” (March 4, 2014).

“Cameron’s European Gambit.” The Monkey Cage/Washington Post (January 23, 2013).

“Central Bank Becomes an Unlikely Hero in Euro Crisis” (Quoted) New York Times (January 20, 2012).

“It’s the Politics, Stupid: The eurozone crisis isn’t about debt or deficits — it’s about a dysfunctional political system.” (December 16, 2011).

“Can the Eurozone Be Saved? Yes, but the European Summit was Too Little, Too Late” (April 7, 2011).

“The Eurocrisis and the Uncertain Future of European Integration” Council on Foreign Relations Special Report (September 2010).

“What to Read on the European Union,” (March 2010).

“Slow Train to Brussels” The National (June 25, 2009)

“Bank on Democracy: Why Central Banks Need Public Oversight,” (with Sheri Berman) Foreign Affairs 78 (March/April 1999).