A Democracy Initiative

A Democracy Initiative

Professor Lawrence Lessig, Professor Danielle Allen
Fall 2022 seminar
M 3:45pm - 5:45pm
2 classroom credits

Prerequisite: None

Exam Type: No Exam

In this seminar, we will construct a package of reforms that might be offered as a referendum or initiative, designed to address the existing flaws to representative democracy in Massachusetts. Students will work on teams covering different aspects of the initiative. The objective will be to have well supported proposals, in legislative/initiative language, by the end of the year.

Subject Areas: Government Structure & Function