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  • Law and Economics

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: No Exam This seminar will provide students with exposure to ongoing research in the economic analysis of law. At most of…

  • Law and Economics

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: No Exam This seminar will provide students with exposure to ongoing research in the economic analysis of law. At most of…

  • Law and Economics

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: No Exam This seminar will provide students with exposure to ongoing research in the economic analysis of law. At most of…

  • Corporate Criminal Investigations

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam The criminal investigation and prosecution of corporate misconduct are among the most high profile areas of focus for federal…

  • Right-Respecting Tech Amidst Authoritarianism and Conflict

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: No Exam As state and non-state actors with authoritarian tendencies seek to gain and wield power, technology can be a weapon…

  • Government Lawyer

    February 7, 2023

    Required Clinic Component: Government Lawyer: U.S. Attorney Clinic (fall or spring semester). Students who are accepted into this clinic will be enrolled in the clinic…

  • Crimmigration: The Intersection of Criminal Law and Immigration Law

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: In Class The intersection of criminal law and immigration law is a growing field of law that is at the forefront…

  • Crimmigration: The Intersection of Criminal Law and Immigration Law

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: Please refer to the Fall 2020 Tentative Exam Schedule The intersection of criminal law and immigration law is a growing…

  • Crimmigration: The Intersection of Criminal Law and Immigration Law

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: In Class The intersection of criminal law and immigration law is a growing field of law that is at the forefront…

  • The Role of the State Attorney General

    February 7, 2023

    Required Clinic Component: Government Lawyer: Attorney General Clinic (fall, winter and spring semesters). Students who enroll in any of the three clinic offerings will be…

  • The Role of the State Attorney General

    February 7, 2023

    Required Clinic Component: Government Lawyer: Attorney General Clinic (fall, winter or spring semester). Students who enroll in any of these three clinic offerings will be…

  • The Role of the State Attorney General

    February 7, 2023

    Required Clinic Component: Government Lawyer: Attorney General Clinic (fall, winter or spring semester). Students who enroll in any of these three clinic offerings will be…

  • Health Care Rights in the Twenty-First Century

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam The COVID-19 pandemic has emphasized the importance of our health care system, including questions of resource allocation, access to…

  • Health Care Rights in the Twenty-First Century

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam The COVID-19 pandemic has emphasized the central importance of rights within our health care system, raising questions of resource…

  • Health Care Rights in the Twenty-First Century

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam As we emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic, it is more self-evident than ever that American health care is broken.

  • Gender Identity, Sexual Orientation, and the Law

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: Any Day Take-home This course explores the ways in which the law intersects with gender identity and sexual orientation, examining this complex…

  • Gender Identity, Sexual Orientation, and the Law

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam This course explores the ways in which the law intersects with gender identity and sexual orientation, examining this complex…

  • Gender Identity, Sexual Orientation, and the Law

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: Any Day Take-Home This course explores the ways in which the law intersects with gender identity and sexual orientation, examining this complex…

  • Fraud

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam Fraud (and its derivatives such as deceit, non-disclosure, and insider trading) is one of the master concepts of the…

  • City Use of Technology

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam This three-credit course surveys the efforts of city officials around the world as they use technology to solve challenging…

  • Writing Group: How Does Change Happen?

    February 7, 2023

    Students enrolling in Fall-Spring groups are required to submit a signed Writing Group Registration Form to the Registrar’s Office by October 14, 2022.

  • Writing Group: How Does Change Happen?

    February 7, 2023

    Students enrolling in Fall-Spring groups are required to submit a signed Writing Group Registration Form to the Registrar’s Office by September 17, 2021.

  • Discrimination Law in Theory and Practice

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam This seminar will examine central questions about anti-discrimination law from both philosophical and doctrinal perspectives. After considering foundational issues…

  • Law and Philosophy Workshop

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam This workshop will examine new ideas at the intersection of law and philosophy. The workshop will meet weekly and…

  • Constitutional Law: Money and the Making of American Capitalism

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisite: None Exam: In Class According to one of the framers, the “soul of the Constitution” was the clause allocating authority over money.   Over the…

  • Constitutional Law: Money and the Making of American Capitalism

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisite: None Exam: Please refer to the Fall 2020 Tentative Exam Schedule According to one of the framers, the “soul of the Constitution” was…

  • Money Design and Inequality

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: The seminar is intended for students who have studied money as a legal institution. Students must have completed one of the following courses previously:…

  • Warren Center Research Seminar: Capitalism’s Hardwiring: Money, Credit, and Finance in a Globalizing World

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisite: Students who wish to enroll should have taken a course in either monetary law, financial regulation, or the history of economic regulation; participation is…

  • Capitalism in Crisis

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam After the fall of the Soviet Union, capitalism appeared triumphant.  Commentators equated free markets with democracy and lauded the…

  • Money Design and Inequality

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: The seminar is intended for students who have studied money as a legal institution. Students must have completed one of the following courses previously:…

  • Money Design and Inequality

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: The seminar is intended for students who have studied money as a legal institution. Students must have completed one of the following courses previously:…

  • Global Justice Workshop

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this workshop, but it is intended for students with a strong academic bent. Exam: No Exam This workshop will…

  • Global Justice Workshop

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this workshop, but it is intended for students with a strong academic bent. Exam: No Exam This workshop will…

  • Private Law Workshop

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisite: Admission is by permission of the instructors. Students who wish to be considered for the seminar should submit a CV to Henry Smith (hesmith@law.harvard.edu).

  • Private Law Workshop

    February 7, 2023

    Prerequisite: Admission is by permission of the instructors. Students who wish to be considered for the seminar should submit a CV to Henry Smith (hesmith@law.harvard.edu).

  • Securities Regulation

    February 6, 2023

    Prerequisites: Most students find it helpful to have completed or to take concurrently a course in Corporations before taking Securities Regulation. Exam Type: In Class…

  • Blockchain, Cryptocurrency and Fintech

    February 6, 2023

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: In Class We will explore in this course the law and policy issues that are raised by the use of the…

  • Empirical Law and Economics

    February 6, 2023

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: No Exam This course will consider a range of issues in empirical law and economics. Empirical methods are increasingly used in…

  • Securities Regulation

    February 6, 2023

    Prerequisites: Most students find it helpful to have completed or to take concurrently a course in Corporations before taking Securities Regulation. Exam Type: Please refer…

  • Research Seminar in Law, Economics, and Organizations

    February 6, 2023

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: No Exam This seminar is co-taught by Professors Bebchuk, Kaplow, Spier, Spamann and Prof. Oliver Hart, an Andrew E. Furer Professor…

  • Research Seminar in Law, Economics, and Organizations

    February 6, 2023

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: No Exam This seminar is co-taught by Professors Bebchuk, Kaplow, Spier, Spamann and Prof. Oliver Hart, an Andrew E. Furer Professor…

  • Research Seminar in Law, Economics, and Organizations

    February 6, 2023

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: No Exam This seminar is co-taught by Professors Bebchuk, Kaplow, Spier, Spamann and Prof. Oliver Hart, an Andrew E. Furer Professor…

  • Research Seminar in Law, Economics, and Organizations

    February 6, 2023

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: No Exam This seminar is co-taught by Professors Bebchuk, Kaplow, Spier, Spamann and Prof. Oliver Hart, the Andrew E. Furer Professor…

  • Research Seminar in Law, Economics, and Organizations

    February 6, 2023

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: No Exam This seminar is co-taught by Professors Bebchuk, Kaplow, Spier, Spamann and Prof. Oliver Hart, an Andrew E. Furer Professor…

  • Research Seminar in Law, Economics, and Organizations

    February 6, 2023

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: No Exam This seminar is co-taught by Professors Bebchuk, Kaplow, Spier, Spamann and Prof. Oliver Hart, the Andrew E. Furer Professor…

  • What’s Wrong with Mass Incarceration

    February 6, 2023

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam The virtually unprecedented overall rate at which we lock people up in this country, combined with the extreme concentration…

  • Race, Class, Policing, and Punishment

    February 6, 2023

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam The virtually unprecedented overall rate at which we lock people up in this country, combined with the extreme concentration…