ARTICLES

Forthcoming co-authored with Mikael Rask Madsen, Anton Strezhnev, and Erik Voeten. “Sovereignty, Substance, and Public Support for European Courts’ Human Rights Rulings”. American Political Science Review

2021 co-authored with Marlene Wind. “Unleashed dialogue or captured by politics? The impact of judicial independence on national higher courts’ cooperation with the CJEUJournal of European Public Policy.

2019Judicial Empowerment Expanded: Explaining political cooperation of national courts with the CJEU”. European Law Journal. 25(4): 374-393.

2019 co-authored with Urszula Jaremba. “The Europeanization of National Judiciaries: Definitions, Indicators and MechanismsJournal of European Public Policy. 26(3): 386-406.

2018 co-authored with Aida Torres Pérez. “On Judicial Mobilization: Entrepreneuring for policy change at times of crisis”. Journal of European Integration. 40(6): 719-736.

2018 co-authored with Werner Schäfke and Martine Stagelund Hvidt. “Socialisation to Interdisciplinary Legal Education: An Empirical AssessmentThe Law Teacher. 53(3): 273-294.

2017 In the CJEU judges trust: A new approach in the judicial construction of Europe.” Journal of Common Market Studies. 55(3): 551-568.

2017 co-authored with José Ramón Montero, Raúl Gómez, Pablo Barberá y Pedro Riera. Elecciones municipales en España: la personalización del voto. Revista Internacional de Sociología. 75(2):1-18.

2017 co-authored with Dorte Martinsen «Unfit for patient rights in cross border healthcare? The universalist healthcare model meets the European Union«. Comparative European Politics. 15(3): 414-434.

2016 co-authored with Ramón Montero, Raúl Gómez, Pablo Barberá y Pedro Riera. Elecciones municipales en España: un análisis multinivel de los determinantes individuales y contextuales del voto. Revista de Estudios Políticos. 172: 47-82. DOI:

2014 co-authored with Urszula Jaremba and Tobias Nowak. Creating EU judges: The role of generational differences, legal education and judicial career paths in the approach of national judges to EU law. Journal of European Public Policy. 21(8): 1120-1141.

2013 co-authored with David Ordóñez Solís and Dimitry Berberoff. “Los jueces españoles como jueces de la Unión Europea: conocimiento, experiencias y actitudes hacia el derecho europeo”. Revista Española de Derecho Europeo. 48: 127-152.

2013 co-authored with José Ramón Montero, Raúl Gómez, Pablo Barberá y Pedro Riera. “The electoral consequences of corruption scandals in Spain”. Crime, Law and Social Change. 60(5): 515-534.

2013La Politización de la aplicación judicial del Derecho Europeo: Un estudio del Tribunal Supremo Español.” Revista de Estudios Políticos.161: 117-141.

2012 “¿Por qué los autócratas limitan judicialmente su poder? Un análisis comparado de la existencia de altos tribunales en autocracias.” Revista de Estudios Políticos. 158: 41-74.


BOOKS, BOOK CHAPTERS & REVIEWS

2021 forth. co-authored with Antonio Barroso “Spain”. In Governments Responses to the Covid-19 Pandemic. Kennet Lynggaard, Mads Dagnis Jensen, Michael Friederich Kluth (eds.) Palgrave Studies in European Union Politics.

2021 forth. co-authored with Tom Pavone “Statistics as if Legality Mattered: The Two-Front Politics of Empirical Legal Studies.” In The Politics of European Legal Research: Unveiling the Stakes Behind the Method. Marija Bartl, Pola Cebulak & Jessica Lawrence (eds.) Edward Elgar Publishing.

2020 co-authored with Maria Mercedes Francisca Pedraz Calvo. “Spain – National report”. In FIDE national courts as EU law enforces. Michael Dougan and Michal Bobek (eds.). Eleven International Publishing

2020 co-authored with Aida Torres Pérez. “On Judicial Mobilization: Entrepreneuring for policy change at times of crisis”. In The role of judicial proceedings in EU policy implementation. Emmanuelle Mathieu, Christian Adam, and Miriam Hartlapp (eds.). Routledge.

2019 co-authored with Pablo Castillo. “El papel de los actores judiciales en una Unión Europea en tiempos de crisis” in Política de la Unión Europea: crisis y continuidad. Luis Bouza and Cristina Ares (eds.). Centro de Investigaciones Sociológicas.

2019 Game of Courts: The effect of constitutional judicial conflicts on polish judges’ cooperation with the CJEU” in The Eurosceptic Challenge: National Interpretation and Implementation of EU Law. Clara Rauchegger and Anna Wallerman (eds.). Hart Publishing.

2018 Impact through Trust: The CJEU as a trust-enhancing institution” in International Courts and Domestic Politics. Marlene Wind (ed.) Oxford: Oxford University Press. Pages 160-180.

2017 co-authored with Jean-Baptiste Harguindéguy and Ana Carrillo López. “Parliaments and the European Union”. Political Power in Spain: The Multiple Divides between MPs and Citizens. Xavier Coller, Antonio Jaime and Fabiola Mota (eds). Palgrave: Basingstoke, United Kingdom. Pages 287-304.

2016 co-authored with Jean-Baptiste Harguindéguy and Ana Carrillo López. “Parlamentos y Unión Europa” El poder político en España: Parlamentos y Ciudadanía. Xavier Coller, Antonio Jaime and Fabiola Mota (eds). Centro de Investigaciones Sociológicas. Madrid. ISBN: 978-84-7476-710-0. Pages 287-303.

2016 co-authored with Marlene Wind. National Courts and EU law: An Introduction.” National Courts and EU Law: New Issues, Theories and Methods. Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK. Pages: 1-11.

2016 co-edited with Bruno de Witte, Marlene Wind, Urszula Jaremba and Karolina Postdawa. National Courts and EU Law: New Issues, Theories and Methods. Cheltenham, Northampton: Edward Elgar Publishing.

2015 The Politics of Judging EU Law: A New Approach to National Courts in the Legal Integration of Europe. Madrid: Instituto Juan March de Estudios e Investigaciones.

2015 co-authored with José Ramón Montero, Raúl Gómez, Pablo Barberá and Pedro Riera. “Elecciones municipales en España (1979-2011): las dimensiones del voto”. Edited book by Manuel Arenilla, La elección directa del alcalde. Reflexiones, efectos y alternativas. Pages 105-139. Madrid: Fundación Democracia y Gobierno Local. Serie Claves de Gobierno Local 19.

2014 “Overcoming the Legal Iron Curtain: Similarities and differences in the use of preliminary references between new and old Member States”. Dealing with EU law: The role of national courts in interpretation and application of European Union law. Edited book by Mihai Sandru, Giuseppe Martinico and Mihai Banu. Editura Universitara. Pages 60-85. ISBN 978-606-591-749-1, DOI 10.5682/9786065917491.

2014 Book review of “The Legal Effects of EU Agreements”, by Mendez, M. Journal of Common Market Studies, Vol. 52, Issue 5, 1164–1165.

2012 Book review of “EU Constitutional Law. An Introduction”, by Rosas, A. & Armati, L. Journal of Common Market Studies, Vol. 50, Issue 2, 361–362.


WORKING PAPERS & REPORTS

2020 co-authored with Tom Pavone “Statistics as if Legality Mattered: The Two-Front Politics of Empirical Legal Studies.” iCourts Working Paper Series, No. 220. Available at SSRN:

2020 co-authored with Madsen, Mikael, Strezhnev, Anton and Voeten, Erik, “Sovereignty, Substance, and Public Support for European Courts (August 27, 2020)”. Available at SSRN:

2016 co-authored with Urszula Jaremba. “Perspectives on Europeanization of national judiciaries: old and new questionsiCourts Working Papers, No. 59.

2015 co-authored with Dorte Sindbjerg Martinsen. “A Judicialisation of Healthcare Policies in Denmark and Spain? The Universalist Healthcare Model Meets the European UnionLegal Studies Research Papers Series, Vol. 1, No. 1.

2015 co-authored with Tobias Nowak and Urszula Jaremba. “Wie Richter ihr Wissen erwerben” RISTA 4/15 Der Vorstand des Bundes der Richter und Staatsanwälte in Nordrhein-Westfalen.

2015 co-authored with Dorte Sindbjerg Martinsen. “A Judicialisation of Healthcare Policies in Denmark and Spain? The Universalist Healthcare Model Meets the European UnioniCourts Working Papers, No. 30.

2013 co-authored With Ferrán Martínez i Coma. “La Calidad de la Justicia: ¿Cómo evalúan los españoles el funcionamiento de las instituciones judiciales y qué se puede hacer para mejorarlas?Estudios de Progreso, 76/2013. Fundación Alternativas.

2012Overcoming the Legal Iron Curtain: Similarities and differences in the use of preliminary references between new and old Member States”. Perspectives on Federalism, Vol. 4, issue 3.

2011 Report on the Democratic improvements in the European Union under the Lisbon Treaty European Union Democracy Observatory. Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies. European University Institute.