ClassCrits Workshop: Democracy, Social Justice, & the 2020 Election

ClassCrits Workshop: Democracy, Social Justice, & the 2020 Election

Nov 14, 2020

Webinar

ClassCrits is hosting a workshop on Democracy, Social Justice, & the 2020 Election. The workshop will focus on people’s initial reactions to the impact of the election process and its outcome on various aspects of social life:  the future of democracy, voting rights, workers’ rights, health, the environment, economic, social and racial justice, international relations, immigration…

Criminal Law: an LPE Approach w/ Shaun Ossei-Owusu

Criminal Law: an LPE Approach w/ Shaun Ossei-Owusu

Nov 13, 2020

Webinar

Please join the NYU LPE Association this Friday, November 13th from 12:30-2:00pm ET for the final lecture in the NYU Law & Political Economy Association’s Fall 2020 LPE 101 series.  They will be joined by Professor Shaun Ossei-Owusu for a conversation about how LPE scholars are thinking through the relationship between criminal law, race, and economic inequality, how we came to be…

THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF INEQUALITY, DEMOCRACY & OLIGARCHY

THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF INEQUALITY, DEMOCRACY & OLIGARCHY

Nov 13, 2020

Zoom

This is the first panel in a series of panels that will be adapted from the canceled LPE Conference: Democracy Beyond Neoliberalism (originally scheduled for April 2020). This panel discussion will focus upon the erosion of democratic institutions and the rise of oligarchy that has followed in the wake of unprecedented economic inequality. The panel will…

LPE Society’s 101 Reading Group on Property

LPE Society’s 101 Reading Group on Property

Oct 29, 2020

The Law and Political Economy Society (www.lpesoc.org) at Berkeley is a student-run organization dedicated to fostering interest and discussion in LPE, offering a community through which students and practitioners can build creative thinking, dissent, and systemic critique into their study and practice. Come join LPE Soc this Thursday, October 29th at 5:35 pm PT as we hang out, get…

APPEAL Reading Group: What Is Capitalism?

APPEAL Reading Group: What Is Capitalism?

Oct 23, 2020

Zoom

Please join us for the next session of the APPEAL reading group to explore the law and political economy of capitalism.   All are welcome, and participants need not attend each session, though we do ask participants to read the materials in advance.  We also encourage participants to join APPEAL by signing up as a member, www.politicaleconomylaw.org .  For…

Public Health Law: An LPE Approach w/ Frank Pasquale

Public Health Law: An LPE Approach w/ Frank Pasquale

Oct 23, 2020

Webinar

Please join the NYU LPE Association this Friday, October 23rd from 12:30-2:00pm for “Public Health Law: An LPE Approach” with Professor Frank Pasquale. It will be a discussion on lawyering in a time of global health crisis and how LPE scholars are grappling with deeply embedded structural biases that skew the political playing field in favor of status-quo cost cutting at the…