Publications by type


Existential Dependence and Cognate Notions, München, Philosophia, 2005.

As Time Goes By: Eternal Facts in an Ageing Universe (with Sven Rosenkranz), Paderborn, Mentis, 2011.

Nothing To Come: A Defence of the Growing Block Theory of Time (with Sven Rosenkranz), Synthese Library, Springer, 2018.

Edited volumes

Metaphysical Grounding: Understanding the Structure of Reality (with Benjamin Schnieder), Cambridge University Press, 2012.

Around the Tree. Semantic and Metaphysical Issues Concerning Branching and the Open Future (with Andrea Iacona), Synthese Library, Springer, 2013.

Articles in journals

Adequacy Results for Some Priorean Modal Propositional Logics, Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic, 1999, 40 (2), 236–249.

Propositional Logic of Essence, Journal of Philosophical Logic, 2000, 29 (3), 295–313.

Priorean Strict Implication, Q and Related Systems, Studia Logica, 2001, 69, 1–17.

Semantics for Analytic Containment, Studia Logica, 2004, 77, 87–104.

Husserl on Foundation, Dialectica, 2004, 58 (3), 349–367.

Generic Essence, Objectual Essence, and Modality, Noûs, 2006, 40 (4), 753–67.

(Finean) Essence and (Priorean) Modality, Dialectica, 2007, 61 (1), 63–84.

Modality, Quantification, and Many Vlach-Operators, Journal of Philosophical Logic, 2007, 36 (4), 473–88.

Grounding and Truth-Functions, Logique et Analyse, 2010, 53 (211), 251–79.

On the Reduction of Necessity to Essence, Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, 2012, LXXXIV (3), 639–53.

Eternal Facts in an Ageing Universe (with Sven Rosenkranz), Australasian Journal of Philosophy, 2012, 90 (2), 307–20.

Logical Grounds, Review of Symbolic Logic, 2014, 7 (1), 31–59.

Presentism without Presentness (with Sven Rosenkranz), Thought: A Journal of Philosophy, 2015, 4 (1), 19–27.

On the Logic of Factual Equivalence, Review of Symbolic Logic, 2016, 9(1), 103–22.

Real Definitions, Philosophical Issues, 2017, 27(1), 52–73.

An Impure Logic of Representational Grounding, Journal of Philosophical Logic, 2017, 46(5), 507–538.

Grounding, Essence, and Identity (with Alex Skiles), Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, 2019, 98(3), 642–670.

Unfreezing the Spotlight: Tense Realism and Temporal Passage (with Sven Rosenkranz), Analysis, 2020, 80(1), 21–30.

The Formalities of Temporaryism without Presentness (with Sven Rosenkranz), Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic, 2020, 61(2), 181–202.

Temporal Existence and Temporal Location (with Sven Rosenkranz), Philosophical Studies, 2020, 177(7), 1999–2011.

On the Relation between Modality and Tense (with Sven Rosenkranz), Inquiry, 2020, 63(6), 586–604.

The Logic of Relative Fundamentality, Synthese, 2021, 198, 1279–1301.

A Kind Route from Grounding to Fundamentality, Synthese, 2021, 199, 8299–8315.

Fundamentality from Grounding Trees, Synthese, 2021, 199, 5965–5994.

A General Theory of Location Based on the Notion of Entire Location, Journal of Philosophical Logic, 2022, 51, 555–582.

Essence, Modality, and Identity (with Alex Skiles), Mind, 2022, 131(524), 1279–1302.

A New Argument for the Groundedness of Grounding Facts, Erkenntnis, 2023, 88, 1577–1592.

From Tense Realism to Realism about Temporal Passage: Reply to Nihel Jhou (with Sven Rosenkranz), forthcoming in Analysis. []

Cross-Temporal Grounding (with Giovanni Merlo), Analytic Philosophy. []

Articles in volumes / special issues

Weak Necessity on Weak Kleene Matrices, Advances in Modal Logic, Volume 3, New Jersey (etc), World Scientific, 2002, 73–90.

From Grounding to Truth-Making: Some Thoughts, in A. Reboul, Philosophical papers dedicated to Kevin Mulligan, June 2011.

Non-Proxy Reductions of Eternalist Discourse, in F. Correia & A. Iacona, Around the Tree. Semantic and Metaphysical Issues Concerning Branching and the Open Future, Synthese Library, Springer, 2013, 143–68.

Metaphysical Grounds and Essence, in M. Hoeltje, B. Schnieder & A. Steinberg (eds.), Varieties of Dependence. Ontological Dependence, Grounding, Supervenience, Response-Dependence, Basic Philosophical Concepts Series, München, Philosophia, 2013, 271–96.

Living on the Brink, or Welcome Back, Growing Block! (with Sven Rosenkranz), Oxford Studies in Metaphysics, 2013, 8, 333–50.

From Grounding to Truth-Making: Some Thoughts, in A. Reboul (ed.), Mind, Values, and Metaphysics: Philosophical Essays in Honor of Kevin Mulligan, Vol. I, Springer, 2014, 85-98. (Reprint of the 2011 paper.)

Return of the Living Dead: Reply to Braddon-Mitchell (with Sven Rosenkranz), Oxford Studies in Metaphysics, 2015, 9, 376–89.

Logical Grounding and First-Degree Entailments, in S. Lapointe (ed.), Themes from Ontology, Mind, and Logic: Present and Past – Essays in Honour of Peter Simons (Grazer Philosophische Studien vol. 91), Leiden, Boston, Brill Rodopi, 2015, 3–15.

More on the Reduction of Necessity to Essence, in M. Dumitru (ed.), Metaphysics, Modality, and Meaning. Themes from Kit Fine, OUP, 2020, 265–282.

A New Semantic Framework for the Logic of Worldly Grounding (and Beyond), in F. Faroldi & F. Van De Putte (eds.), Outstanding Contributions to Logic volume on Kit Fine, Springer, forthcoming.

Presentism, Ockhamism and Truth-Grounding (with Sven Rosenkranz), in A. Santelli (ed.), Ockhamism and Philosophy of Time: Semantic and Metaphysical Issues Concerning Future Contingents, Synthese Library, Cham: Springer, 2022, 117–130.

Replies to Critics (with Sven Rosenkranz). Disputatio, 2021, 13(63) (special issue on Nothing To Come: A Defence of the Growing Block Theory of Time), 445–494.

Encyclopedia / survey / introduction articles

Facts (with Kevin Mulligan), Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Sept. 2007 (last update: Oct. 2020). (Online)

Ontological Dependence, Philosophy Compass, 2008, 3(5), 1013–32. (Online)

Grounding: An Opinionated Introduction (with Benjamin Schnieder), in F. Correia & B. Schnieder (eds.), Metaphysical Grounding: Understanding the Structure of Reality, Cambridge University Press, 2012, 1–36.

Ontological Dependence, in H. Burkhardt, J. Seibt,  G. Imaguire & S. Gerogiorgakis (eds.), Handbook of Mereology, München, Philosophia, 2017, 379–383.

Granularity, in M. Raven (ed.), The Routledge Handbook of Metaphysical Grounding, New York: Routledge, 2020, 228–243.

El tiempo (with Sven Rosenkranz), Enciclopedia de la Sociedad Española de Filosofía Analítica (URL:, 2020.

Ontological Dependence, Grounding, and Modality, in O. Bueno & S. Shalkowski, The Routledge Handbook of Modality, New York: Routledge, 2021, 100–113.

Non-Modal Conceptions of Essence, in K. Koslicki & M. Raven (eds.), The Routledge Handbook of Essence, forthcoming.

Reviews / commentaries

Review of Wojciech Żełaniec, The Recalcitrant Synthetic A Priori, Dialectica, 2002, 56 (1), 85–88.

Review of Stephen Neale, Facing Facts, Dialectica, 2003, 57 (4), 439–44. (Improved version)

Review of Ted Sider, Four-Dimensionalism, Philosophiques, 2004, 31 (1), 239–49.

Comments on Achille Varzi, “Change, Temporal Parts, and the Argument from Vagueness”, Dialectica, 2005, 59 (4), 499–502.

Commentary on Arthur Prior, Past, Present and Future, in R. Ciuni (ed.) Models of Time, Humana.Mente, 2009, 8, 177–84. (Online)

Genevan Ruminations on The Metaphysics of Knowledge (with J. Leech and M. Molyneaux), Dialectica, 2011, 65 (1), 117–123.

Review of Categories of Being: Essays on Metaphysics and Logic – Edited by L. Haaparanta and H. J. Koskinen, Dialectica, 2015, 69 (1), 138–43.

Review of A Theory of Truthmaking: Metaphysics, Ontology, and Reality by Jamin Asay, The Philosophical Review, 2022, 131(1), 115–119.

Special issues

Formal Concepts (with Philipp Keller), Dialectica, 2004, 58 (3).

Métaéthique et métamétaphysique  (with Christine Tappolet), Les ateliers de l’éthique / The Ethics Forum, 2014, 9 (2).

Articles in conference proceedings

La vision sans la profondeur, in P. Engel (dir. de pub.) Philosophie analytique, Cahiers de Philosophie de l’Université de Caen, 1997–1998, Nos 31–32, Presses Universitaires de Caen.

Simple Three-valued Modal Propositional Logics, in C. Pilière (ed.) Proceedings of the ESSLLI-2000 Student Session. (Online)

Logical Dependence and Independence in the Tractatus, in R. Haller and K. Puhl (eds.), Wittgenstein and the Future of Philosophy. A Reassessment after 50 years, Vol. 1, Kirchberg am Wechsel, Austrian Ludwig Wittgenstein Society, 2001.

Dépendance existentielle, fondation et objets composés, Travaux de logique, 2001, 14, 115–128.

Conditions nécessaires et dépendance existentielle, in J. Pelletier and J. Proust (dir. de pub.) La Normativité, Cahiers de Philosophie de l’Université de Caen, 2001, No 37, Presses Universitaires de Caen.

Generic Essence, in J. C. Marek and M. E. Reicher (eds.), Experience and Analysis, Kirchberg am Wechsel, Austrian Ludwig Wittgenstein Society, 2004.

Deux manières de perdurer, in S. Lapointe and F. Lepage (dir. de pub.), Langage, Pensée, Action: Actes du Colloque de la SOPHA, Montreal, Nancy: Public@tions scientifiques de Philosophi@ Scienti@e, Vol. 2, 2005. (Online)


La question de l’ontologie, traduction de Kit Fine, The Question of Ontology, in F. Nef & Y. Schmitt (dir. de pub.), Ontologie : Identité, structure et métaontologie, Paris, Vrin, 2017, 55–91.

La théorie des étapes temporelles, traduction de Ted Sider, All the World’s a Stage, in J. Benovsky (dir. de pub.), Philosophie du temps, Genève, La Baconnière, 2018, 79–119.

Temps, événements et modalité, traduction de Graeme Forbes, Time, Events, and Modality, in J. Benovsky (dir. de pub.), Philosophie du temps, Genève, La Baconnière, 2018, 185–211.

Public outreach

Qu’est-ce que le Röstigraben ?, in O. Massin & A. Meylan (dir. de pub.), Aristote chez les Helvètes : Onze essais de métaphysique helvétique, Paris, Ithaque, 2014.

Non-philosophical articles (biology)

J. S. Lacroix, B. L. Mossimann, F. Correia, A. Ricchetti. Neuropeptide Y et rhume des foins, Médecine et Hygiène, 1995, 53, 2192–4.

J. S. Lacroix, F. Correia, M. Fathi, E. Grouzmann. Post-exercise Nasal Vasoconstriction and Hyporeactivity: Possible Involvement of Neuropeptide Y, Acta Otolaryngol. (Stockholm), 1997, 117, 609–613.