David Landau

Florida State University - College of Law

Assistant Professor of Law

425 W. Jefferson Street

Tallahassee, FL 32306

United States

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Abusive Constitutionalism

UC Davis Law Review, Fall 2013, Forthcoming, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 646
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 04 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2013
David Landau
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 669 (21,194)

Abstract:

constitutional amendment, constitution-making, unconstitutional constitutional amendment, basic structure doctrine, unamendable constitutional provisions, Venezuela, Hungary, democratic transition, authoritarian regimes, democracy clauses, party-banning, constitutional design

2.

The Reality of Social Rights Enforcement

Harvard International Law Journal, Vol. 53, No. 1, 2012, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 488
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 04 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2013
David Landau
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 635 (25,994)

Abstract:

socio-economic rights, comparative constitutional law, remedies, constitutional law

3.

Constitution-Making Gone Wrong

64 Alabama Law Review 923 (2013), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 587
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 27 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2015
David Landau
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 525 (33,687)

Abstract:

constitution-making, constitutional theory, comparative constitutional law, Latin America, regime change, democratization

4.

The Importance of Constitution-Making

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 89, No. 2, 2011, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 589
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2012
David Landau
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 439 (39,890)

Abstract:

Constitution-Making, Constitutional Design, Comparative Constitutional Law, Honduras

5.

Report to the Commission on Truth and Reconciliation of Honduras: Constitutional Issues

FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 536
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 23 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2013
Florida State University - College of Law, Harvard Law School, Seton Hall University School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 385 (49,360)

Abstract:

Latin American law & politics, constitutional law, constitutional reform, Honduras, coup, constitutional design, constitutional theory, constituent assemblies, constitutional change, unamendable constitutional provisions

6.

Political Institutions and Judicial Role in Comparative Constitutional Law

Harvard International Law Journal, Vol. 51, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 04 Mar 2011
David Landau
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 385 (45,841)

Abstract:

constitutional theory, constitutional law, comparative constitutional law

7.

A Dynamic Theory of Judicial Role

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 55, 2014, Forthcoming, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 692
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 19 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2014
David Landau
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 207 (99,055)

Abstract:

judicial role, Global South, constitutional theory, political process theory

8.

Instituciones Políticas y Función Judicial en Derecho Constitucional Comparado (Political Institutions and Judicial Role in Comparative Constitutional Law)

Revista de Economía Institucional, Vol. 13, No. 24, p. 13, 2011,
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 16 Jun 2011
David Landau
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 139 (154,729)

Abstract:

constitutional theory, political institutions, political parties, comparative constitutional law

9.

Reporte a La Comisión De La Verdad y La Reconciliación De Honduras: Asuntos Constitucionales (Report to the Commission on Truth and Reconciliation of Honduras: Constitutional Issues)

Number of pages: 101 Posted: 28 Oct 2011
Florida State University - College of Law, Harvard Law School, Seton Hall University School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Abstract:

America Latina, Honduras, Comision de la Verdad y la Reconciliacion, Golpe de Estado, Diseno Constitucional, Teoria Constitucional, Cambio Constitucional, José Manuel Zelaya Rosales

10.

Constraining Constitutional Change

Wake Forest Law Review, Forthcoming, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 758
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Jul 2015
David Landau and Rosalind Dixon
Florida State University - College of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 107 (98,222)

Abstract:

constitutional replacement, abusive constitutionalism, constitutional amendment, unconstitutional constitutional amendment

11.

Aggressive Weak Form Remedies

5 Constitutional Court Review (South Africa) 244 (2014), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 649
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 22 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2015
David Landau
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 98 (188,367)

Abstract:

socioeconomic rights, remedies, weak-form enforcement, Colombia, South Africa, Grootboom, Brian Ray

12.

Legal Pragmatism and Comparative Constitutional Law

Comparative Constitutional Theory (Gary Jacobsohn and Miguel Schor, eds., 2017 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 30 Jan 2017
David Landau
Florida State University - College of Law
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Abstract:

legal pragmatism, comparative constitutional law, proportionality, Richard Posner

13.

Judicial Role and the Limits of Constitutional Convergence in Latin America:

In Comparative Constitutional Law in Latin America (Rosalind Dixon and Tom Ginsburg, eds., 2017 Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Jan 2017
David Landau
Florida State University - College of Law
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Abstract:

constitutional convergence, constitutional rights, same-sex marriage, Latin America, socioeconomic rights

14.

Substitute and Complement Theories of Judicial Review

Indiana Law Journal, 2017 Forthcoming, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 825
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 28 Jan 2017
David Landau
Florida State University - College of Law
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Abstract:

structural safeguards of federalism, constitutional theory, judicial review

15.

Political Support and Structural Constitutional Law

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 67, No. 4, 2016, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 824
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 28 Jan 2017
David Landau
Florida State University - College of Law
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Abstract:

structural constitutional law, separation of powers, Colombia, Mexico, constitutional theory, structural safeguards of federalism

16.

Democratic Erosion and Constitution-Making Moments: The Role of International Law

University of California Irvine Journal of International, Transnational, and Comparative Law, 2017 Forthcoming, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 826
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Jan 2017
David Landau
Florida State University - College of Law
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Abstract:

constitution-making, constituent power theory, Venice Commission, public participation, democracy clause, constitutional moment

17.

Transnational Constitutionalism and a Limited Doctrine of Unconstitutional Constitutional Amendment

13 (3) International Journal of Constitutional Law __ (2015 Forthcoming), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 759
Posted: 01 Jul 2015
Rosalind Dixon and David Landau
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and Florida State University - College of Law

Abstract:

constitutional amendment, unconstitutional constitutional amendment, basic structure doctrine, substitution of the constitution, Indian Supreme Court, Colombian Constitutional Court, transnational engagement

18.

The Promise of a Minimum Core Approach: The Colombian Model for Judicial Review of Austerity Measures

Economic and Social Rights after the Global Financial Crisis (Aoife Nolan, ed., Cambridge University Press, 2014), Forthcoming, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 644
Posted: 24 Jul 2013
David Landau
Florida State University - College of Law

Abstract:

social rights, socio-economic rights, minimum core, Colombia, austerity measures, economic crisis