University of Wisconsin-Madison Institute for Research on Poverty
Lawrence Katz (Harvard University) presents Neighborhoods vs. Schools - paper is not publicly available
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Asifa Quraishi-Landes (University of Wisconsin Law School) presents Islamic Constitutionalism as Legal Pluralism - paper is not publicly available
Northwestern University School of Law and Duke University School of Law are holding two workshops on Research Design for Causal Inference this year:
Main workshop: Monday – Friday, July 7-11, 2014, at Northwestern
Advanced workshop: Wednesday - Friday, August 13-15, 2014, at Duke
Registration for each is limited to 100 participants. Last year the main workshop filled quickly, registering ...
The University of Granada Faculty of Law of Public International Law and the Research Project "International Law and the New Governance after the Economic Crisis" present "The Reform of International Economic Governance" International Conference. Paper proposals must be submitted by June 1, 2014.
Loyola University Chicago School of Law is organizing the Fifth Constitutional Law Colloquium Nov. 7-8, 2014. Registration is open and abstracts may be submitted until June 16, 2014. The keynote speaker is Erwin Chemerinsky, UC Irvine.
This is the Fifth annual Loyola colloquium and brings together constitutional law scholars at all stages of their professional development to discuss current pro...
Lewis & Clark Law School hosted the Spring 2014 meeting of the Advisory Committee on Civil Rules April 10-11, 2014. The Lewis & Clark Law Review presented a symposium commemorating the Honorable Mark R. Kravitz, United States District Judge for the District of Connecticut, April 10, 2014. The symposium papers are available here.
The Association of American Law Schools (AALS) has issued a call for proposals for "Crosscutting Programs," which "focus on multi-subject and interdisciplinary subjects with new perspectives on legal issues or the profession." The Annual Meeting will be held from January 2 through 5, 2015, in Washington, DC. Proposals, which are not to exceed 700 words, are due May 12, 2014. More information can b...
The New Mexico Law Review has issued a rather interesting call for papers; they are soliciting articles for a special issue dedicated to the exploration of legal issues arising from the television series Breaking Bad. The call for papers includes a list of proposed topics. Abstract submissions of no more than 1,000 words are due by May 22, 2014. More information can be found here.
The McGill Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism will host a Tax Justice and Human Rights Research Collaboration Symposium on June 18 through 20, 2014 at the McGill Faculty of Law in Montreal, Canada. They have issued a call for paper proposals. Paper proposals must be between 300-500 words in length and should be accompanied by a short résumé. The deadline for submissions is April 30, 2014....
The Poverty Law Section (PLS) of the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) will be holding a session at the upcoming AALS Annual Meeting on January 2 through 5, 2015, in Washington, DC. The session is titled "Working But Poor: Understanding and Confronting the Working Poor Phenomenon." The PLS has issued a call for papers including some suggested topics. The deadline for submissions is August...