Inaugural Summer Academy on Law, Organizing, and Power Building

Inaugural Summer Academy on Law, Organizing, and Power Building

Aug 16, 2022

Ossining, NY

We invite rising second- and third-year law students from New York City law schools to apply to The Action Lab (TAL), the Law and Political Economy (LPE) Project and the Initiative for Community Power’s first ever Summer Academy on Law, Organizing, and Power Building. Amid the escalating and interlocking crises that define our current moment,…

Resourcing a New Paradigm: The Future of Antimonopoly Research

Resourcing a New Paradigm: The Future of Antimonopoly Research

Jul 19, 2022

Zoom

A NEW ECONOMIC PARADIGM?: LEADING SCHOLARS AND OFFICIALS DISCUSS FLOURISHING ANTIMONOPOLY RESEARCH AND POLICY OPPORTUNITIES The academics reshaping the antimonopoly field discuss where it’s headed On Tuesday, July 19, Economic Security Project and the Law and Political Economy Project will bring together leading scholars, advocacy groups, and government officials in a virtual discussion: Resourcing a New…

Sustainable and Global Economic Law Summer School

Sustainable and Global Economic Law Summer School

Jul 18, 2022

University of Amsterdam

Sustainable and Global Economic Law is holding a Summer School in Amsterdam this summer. Applications due by June 4th (extended from May 31). The Sustainable Global Economic Law (SGEL) summer school provides a unique space for interdisciplinary conversations on global economic law and sustainability, in the context of accelerating climate change, and the persistence of…

Announcement: EAEPE-YSI-APPEAL Summer School in Rome

Announcement: EAEPE-YSI-APPEAL Summer School in Rome

Jul 04, 2022

University Roma Tre

EAEPE – YSI – APPEAL SUMMER SCHOOL 4-8 July 2022 “LABOUR AND WELFARE IN THE POST COVID-19 ERA” University Roma Tre, Department of Economics. Via Silvio D’Amico 77, 00145 Rome, Italy  Local organisers: Pasquale Tridico and Sebastiano Fadda  Contact: [email protected]  Submission Deadline: 6 June 2022 The EAEPE – YSI – APPEAL Summer School is open…

DSA Fund – How We Win: Local Worker Rights Campaigns

DSA Fund – How We Win: Local Worker Rights Campaigns

Jun 29, 2022

Zoom

How We Win: Local Worker Rights Campaigns Wednesday, June 29 at 8pm ET / 7pm CT / 6pm MT / 5pm PT RSVP here to attend! Join us for the second event in the DSA Fund’s series on How We Win, where we’ll get an inside look at worker rights campaigns in Portland, Maine; New…

AMRI Academy Online – Summer 2022

AMRI Academy Online – Summer 2022

Jun 15, 2022

https://lpeproject.org/amri-academy/

The LPE Anti-Monopoly and Regulated Industries (AMRI) Academy is a crash course in challenging corporate power in our political economy. Recent events, including the policy response to the COVID-19 pandemic, have exposed the dangers of the prevailing “neoliberal consensus”—the idea that markets are self-correcting and efficient, that we should analyze society in terms of individual…

LPE Mentoring “Office Hours”

LPE Mentoring “Office Hours”

Apr 29, 2022

Zoom

Please Join Us! Upcoming Mentoring Session  When:  Friday April 29, 2022. 4:00 – 5:00pm EDT, (UTC-4) via Zoom (link will be provided to accepted registrants) Registration & Deadline:  Sign up here by April 26, 2022. Space is limited.   Who: We welcome new & aspiring scholars, graduate and professional students, and others interested in careers in Law…

Shelter for All: A Conversation on Homelessness and Housing Policy

Shelter for All: A Conversation on Homelessness and Housing Policy

Apr 25, 2022

Zoom

Topic: Join the U.S. LPE At-Large group as we discuss the realities of homelessness, the crisis in affordable housing, and competing policies for solving both. We will cover Housing First, zoning approaches, and more. Panelists: Deborah K. PadgettProfessor at NYU Silver School of Social Work Rob RobinsonSenior Advisor at Dignity and Rights Samuel SteinHousing Policy…

CFP – Michigan Journal of Law & Society – Law & Social Movements

CFP – Michigan Journal of Law & Society – Law & Social Movements

Apr 22, 2022

N/A

Call for Papers: Law & Social Movements Accepting Submissions | April 22 – July 22, 2022 ABOUT The Michigan Journal of Law & Society (MJLS) is the nation’s first law-school journal to focus on the intersections of law, history, and the social sciences. MJLS is also the nation’s first law-school journal to incorporate law students,…

Labor of Love: Celebrating Karl Klare’s Vision and Advocacy

Labor of Love: Celebrating Karl Klare’s Vision and Advocacy

Apr 08, 2022

Northeastern Law School & Zoom

Northeastern Law is holding a day-long celebration of Karl Klare, with panels addressing the issues at the heart of Klare’s work: “Transforming Constitutionalism” (on constitutionalism & South Africa, with The Honorable Dennis Davis, Frank Michelman, Jayshree Satpute, & Lucy Williams, with a video presentation by Amaya Paulina Alvez Marín) “Unions & Workers (Solidarity Forever)” (with…

NYU LPE 101 SPEAKER SERIES: Torts with Talha Syed

NYU LPE 101 SPEAKER SERIES: Torts with Talha Syed

Apr 06, 2022

Zoom

The NYU Law and Political Economy speaker series will be having its LAST event of the semester on an LPE approach to Torts with a live lecture and Q&A with Professor Talha Syed from UC Berkeley next Wednesday, April 6th at 6 PM. Professor Syed’s research focuses on law and political economy, with applications to…

Healthcare as Freedom, Healthcare as Control

Healthcare as Freedom, Healthcare as Control

Apr 05, 2022

Zoom and YLS

The final event in our “Political Economy of Care” series, hosted jointly with the Global Justice Health Partnership (GHJP). In the US, access to some kinds of healthcare expanded during a period in the 1960s – 2000s when other social welfare programs were being sharply cut.  But while spending on healthcare and access to health…