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War or Peace?

War or Peace?

This spring, the Harvard Law Bulletin spoke with Professor of Practice Naz Modirzadeh, founding director of the HLS’ Program on International Law and Armed Conflict (PILAC) and co-author of the report “Indefinite War: Unsettled International Law on the End of Armed Conflict,” about the failure of international law to provide guidance on war’s end.

A Disarming Leader: Docherty recognized for contributions to human rights

A Disarming Leader: Docherty recognized for contributions to human rights

Over the course of her career, as Bonnie Docherty ’01 has emerged as an international expert on civilian protection in armed conflict, she has also mentored scores of clinical students, from field researchers in conflict zones to advocates inside the halls of the U.N. in Geneva.

Finance meets humanities — really

Finance meets humanities — really

As an economist, Professor Mihir Desai has gained recognition for his expertise in tax policy and international and corporate finance, but Desai–also a professor of finance at Harvard Business School –has set aside his usual academic work in a new book, “The Wisdom of Finance: Discovering Humanity in the World of Risk and Return.”

Recent Scholarship by HLS Faculty

HLS200 Bicentennial Briefs: The Founding of Harvard Law School

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A look back at the radical idea of establishing a professional school - within a university - to study the practice of law.