Law and the Wealth of Nations: Finance, Prosperity, and Democracy

In Memory of Tamara Lothian
Friday January 26, 2018

Overview

Tamara Lothian passed away in 2016, leaving behind two nearly finished books. The first of these works, Law and the Wealth of Nations: Finance, Prosperity, and Democracy, was published in 2017. On January 26, 2018, Duncan Kennedy, Mark Barenberg, Christine Desan, Robert Hockett, and Sanjay Reddy discussed Law and the Wealth of Nations, their friendship with Tamara, and what we can learn from her work. The panel was recorded and the video will be available soon.

Participants

Speakers:

Robert Hockett

Edward Cornell Professor of Law
Cornell Law School

Christine Desan

Leo Gottlieb Professor of Law
Harvard Law School

Duncan Kennedy

Carter Professor of General Jurisprudence, Emeritus
Harvard Law School

Mark Barenberg

Isidor and Seville Sulzbacher Professor of Law
Columbia Law School

Sanjay Reddy

Associate Professor of Economics
The New School for Social Research