The federal government regularly uses conditions on benefits as a tool to alter the Constitution's allocation of power.
Nelson Lund is University Professor at George Mason University's Antonin Scalia Law School. A graduate of St. John’s College (Annapolis), he holds a master’s degree from the School of Philosophy at the Catholic University of America, a doctorate in political science from Harvard University, and a law degree from the University of Chicago. Professor Lund is widely published in the fields of constitutional law, civil rights, medical ethics, the economic analysis of legal institutions and legal ethics, and jurisprudence. He is the author of Rousseau’s Rejuvenation of Political Philosophy: A New Introduction (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016).