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The Choosing People

The Choosing People

August 13, 2019

Robert and Dale Mnookin never had any doubt that they are Jewish. But the question of who should be considered Jewish can be surprisingly tangled and fraught. That question is at the heart of Robert’s new book, “The Jewish American Paradox: Embracing Choice in a Changing World.”

One thing to change: Question that status quo

July 29, 2019
One thing to change: Question that status quo

As part of a series called Focal Point, in which the Harvard Gazette asks a range of Harvard faculty members to answer the same question, I. Glenn Cohen explains why we should scrutinize what is and then ponder what should be.

Going West: Palo Alto event showcases Harvard tech startup scene

July 23, 2019
Going West: Palo Alto event showcases Harvard tech startup scene

A provocative keynote by Harvard Law Professor Jonathan Zittrain on ethics in AI was the culmination of a Harvard Tech Startup Night, hosted by Harvard Office of Technology Development and the law firm WilmerHale, at its Palo Alto offices.

Food Law and Policy Clinic releases organic waste ban toolkit

July 23, 2019
Food Law and Policy Clinic releases organic waste ban toolkit

The Harvard Law School Food Law and Policy Clinic (FLPC) and the Center for EcoTechnology have released a new toolkit on state and local organic waste bans, policies that restrict the amount of food or organic waste that can be sent to landfills.

Are Americans Getting Enough Fiber?

July 23, 2019
Are Americans Getting Enough Fiber?

Fiber optic technology, which results in dazzlingly fast and reliable internet connectivity, should be available at a low price to everyone in the U.S., as it is in other countries, argues Susan Crawford. Because of a series of telecom policy decisions, the U.S. is falling further and further behind other nations. On the national level, […]

Scholarship@Law: Recent Scholarship by HLS Faculty

Scholarship@Law: Recent Scholarship by HLS Faculty

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The Lifecycle Theory of Dual-Class Structures

Lucian A. Bebchuk & Kobi Kastiel

Privacy in the Age of Medical Big Data

I. Glenn Cohen (with W. Nicholson Price II)

Which Europeans Like Nudges? Approval and Controversy in Four European Countries

Cass R. Sunstein (with Cäzilia Loibl, Julius Rauber & Lucia A. Reisch)

A Sorry Bargain

Jack Goldsmith

Chevron as Construction

Cass R. Sunstein (with Lawrence B. Solum)
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