Governing Access to Essential Resources
New York, February 11, 2016—Columbia Law School Professor Katharina Pistor argues a just world must ensure equitable access to increasingly scarce essential resources, like fresh drinking water and food, which everyone needs to survive but are often controlled under private-property rights.
|Professor Katharina Pistor|
- Nikhil Anand, assistant professor of anthropology at the University of Pennsylvania;
- Richard Brooks, the Charles Keller Beekman Professor of Law at Columbia Law School;
- Jorge H. Kamine, a former World Bank attorney who focuses on international energy and infrastructure projects at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom in Washington, D.C.
- Susan Karamanian, the associate dean for international and comparative legal studies at the George Washington University Law School; and
- Peter Rosenblum LL.M. ’92, a professor of international law and human rights at Brad College and a former clinical professor of human rights at Columbia Law School.