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Methodology in Comparative Constitutional Law

Start/End Friday, February 22, 2013 09:30 AM EST -- 04:00 PM EST
Location Name JGH 105

Associates-in-Law Claudia Haupt and Will Partlett invite you to attend a conference, convened in cooperation with the Center for Constitutional Governance, dedicated to examining questions of methodology in comparative constitutional law.

Panel 1 - 9:30-12:00


David Landau, Florida State                 Case Selection in Comparative Constitutional Law 

Claudia Haupt, Columbia                      The New Old Empiricism


Kim Lane Scheppele, Princeton

Ran Hirschl, Toronto

David Law, Washington University

Tom Ginsburg, Chicago

Lunch break 12:00-1:30

Boxed lunch will be served -- please RSVP via email to Claudia ( or Will ( if you plan to attend the lunch

Panel 2 -- 1:30-4:00 


Will Partlett, Columbia                             Is Our Constitutional Theory Too French? 

Ozan Varol, Lewis & Clark                       Temporary Constitutions

Yvonne Tew, Columbia                             Originalism's Weight Abroad 


Andrew Arato, New School

Sujit Choudhry, NYU

Gillian Metzger, Columbia