Alumni Club Reunion for 2019 and dinner with honored guest speaker Professor Tom Ginsburg, Leo Spitz Professor of International Law, Professor of Political Science Chicago Law School.
UChicago and Chicago Booth Alumni Club Reunion for 2019 and dinner with honored guest speaker Professor Tom Ginsburg, Leo Spitz Professor of International Law, Professor of Political Science Chicago Law School.
7.00pm Dinner Talk by Professor Ginsburg
Fees: 800 Thai Baht to be paid at the door
Professor Ginsburg is in town for his Workshop at Thammasat 17-19-Dec-2019 on Constitutional Law and Economics. Details for the workshop here>>
800 Thai Baht to be paid at the door.
Tom Ginsburg (Speaker)
Leo Spitz Professor of International Law, Ludwig and Hilde Wolf Research Scholar, Professor of Polit, UChicago Law School
Tom Ginsburg focuses on comparative and international law from an interdisciplinary perspective. He holds BA, JD, and PhD degrees from the University of California at Berkeley.
His latest book, How to Save a Constitutional Democracy (2018), was written with Aziz Z. Huq, and his earlier books include Judicial Review in New Democracies (2003), which won the C. Herman Pritchett Award from the American Political Science Association; The Endurance of National Constitutions (2009), which also won a best book prize from APSA; and Judicial Reputation (2015).
He currently co-directs the Comparative Constitutions Project, an effort funded by the National Science Foundation to gather and analyze the constitutions of all independent nation-states since 1789. Before entering law teaching, he served as a legal adviser at the Iran-US Claims Tribunal, The Hague, Netherlands, and he continues to work with numerous international development agencies and foreign governments on legal and constitutional reform. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.